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Fall Planning: Carve out time to live your true calling.

Fall Planning: Carve out time to live your true calling.

Whenever I talk to younger moms, the same question always comes up in one form or another: How am I supposed to get everything done?! If you’ve had kids for more than two minutes, you know that, despite our best efforts, unpredictability¬†and busy-ness is the […]

DIY Primitive Welcome Candles

DIY Primitive Welcome Candles

It’s fall, and I don’t know about you but I’ve got the decorating bug. I want to tuck berries and leaves in every cupboard and basket I can find. Chunky knit throw blankets come out for chilly nights, and Yankee Candles are just plain a […]

Questions That Were Never Asked Before The Fall

Questions That Were Never Asked Before The Fall

There are several questions that were never asked before the Fall. Adam and Eve never wondered why they were created. They never wondered who was to be central in their thoughts and hearts. They never searched for something that could give life meaning. And they […]