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it feels like christmas

whether it’s the long-awaited season of cherries, cool dips at the beach or fairy lights twinkling warmth from homes, it definitely feels like christmas! and so these blooms celebrate what it means to show deep love and care for family and friends. 37 more words

Nourished Life Gratitude List 2014 – Week Fifty-One

This Gratitude List is coming to you a little late because today is my first official day of holidays! So last night, I stayed up late reading until my eyes hurt, slept in a little, and went for a run before I sat down to reflect on the week past. 793 more words


The Hard Truth

I must preface this post by saying that I don’t mean to be a pessimist, or Scrooge, I just feel that being in the ‘throws’ of the holidays its important to remember (for myself, I can’t speak for all my sober friends;), that my addiction is ALWAYS lurking.  609 more words


When have you recently taken the time to talk to Christ? I don’t mean tell him all your problems or how bad you life is. I don’t mean asking him for something or wanting him to work a miracle, I mean when was the last time that you sat down and had a conversation with God. 268 more words

5 Days Til Christmas

Five days before Christmas, one of the things I am most thankful for is prayer. I have the best prayer warriors in the world.  Prayer is a staple in my life. 108 more words

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#GivePresence: 'Tis the Week of Christmas

Tis’ the week of Christmas, and all through the nation,

People are out in hoards buying gifts with elation!

There’s traffic, holiday cookies, and and wrapping paper galore, 109 more words

Weekly Intention

Home is where the hearth is.

So, after a very early morning flight, and two sleepless nights, I am back home. Enjoying good food, family time, many fires, a lot of reading, writing (expect many posts), shopping, Christmas festivities, and hopefully, giving my parents a break in the cleaning and cooking department (I am a good daughter occasionally). 181 more words