Archive | September, 2013

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Encouragement for Moms {September}

It’s an ordinary day. I have a million things to do. I’m not sure where to start. So I check the clock, note the time, set a limit, and go searching. We all know the internet can be, at its worst, a very dangerous place. But at its best it is a wonderful place full…

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What’s your problem? Whatever it is, you might approach it in one of two ways: 2 Wrong Ways to Approach a Problem Surrender to the┬ánagging feeling that the tide of battle has shifted against you and admit that you’re fairly powerless to do anything about it. Fight with the battle cry, “I can handle it…

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Why We Get Away

We love to travel. There are so many places I want to go—New York, Paris, Bermuda, Greece, Ireland, Key West . . . The kinds of places that involve air travel, tour guides, passports. Travel that would require me to buy a set of luggage, have the post office hold my mail for a couple…

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A few of my ordinary days

I took Coco to the vet. I ate some salad. I visited some friends. I drank some coffee. I went back to school. I photographed “Pete”. I went to a football game. I watched a sunset. All very ordinary days. But He was there. In the ordinariness of it all. He was there. And He…

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