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Night of Great Joy

Night of Great Joy by Mary Engelbreit is an illustrated children’s book about a group of kids retelling the nativity story through a Christmas pageant. Engelbreit’s drawings have a quaint, old-timey feel. 213 more words

Book Reviews

Seeing Spots

Mary Engelbreit is famous for her quote — Everyone needs their own spot — and her colorful, smile-inducing artwork. And while she was referring to dogs in this quote (a big nod to Willa here): 43 more words


Living like a princess...

Life can be one emotional roller coaster. I had come home from work, feeling I had hit a new low. Well, not a low, actually. More of the ominous hang just before the steep plummet to uncertainty. 840 more words

Christian Life

Tin Mother Lode

I love tin in jewelry and have been collecting tins for a while in anticipation of using it. I finally started just a bit.  In addition to the tin bead caps tutorial by… 360 more words

Silver Pins, Mid Century and Other Stories

I only went to two sales on Saturday because it’s Memorial Day weekend and there weren’t many around. The weather felt like summer this weekend here in the northeast! 516 more words

Quote for Today

If you don’t like something, change it. If you can’t change it, change the way you think about it.
Mary Engelbreit (graphic artist & children’s book illustrator) 15 more words


Early Bloomer

Early spring, indeed!  This hyacinth has been my bit of bright sky.

First greenery popped its head up out of the soil, and soon blooms of vibrant purple blossomed. 62 more words

Wednesday Whimsy