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Beautiful words

I love this post by Lisa Leonard, especially  this:

There is beauty in the dark places–where we least expect to find it. I have found on the hardest days, beauty shows up in real and miraculous ways”


Are you happy?

For me, I think the question I ask is, “Are you okay?” Both are good! As explained in this excellent essay by Tricia Theis.  I hope you enjoy reading it as much as I did.


"Sending Ruby to College"

Here’s the story of Ruby, as told by Kelle Hampton.  I can’t show it to Avery, or he will want to pack up and leave tomorrow!  37 more words


"What kind of society do you want to live in?"

Here’s a link to a CBS story that raises so many important questions about prenatal testing and what it means to babies with Down syndrome…plus, there’s a really cute photo of a beautiful girl named Agusta.


I think I have had enough of this quilt top.

So, I got a lot of good advice form people on what to do with this top.  After thinking about it, I decided that outlining with yellow might be the thing to make the yellow less obvious (obnoxious).   121 more words


My 3 Most Popular Recipes...

Lately I have been getting more traffic on my blog and I am very happy about that. And it’s always interesting to see what recipes people all over the world are looking at. 611 more words


Turkey Bacon Ranch Pinwheels


  • 8 oz cream cheese, softened
  • 1 Tbs ranch mix
  • 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese
  • Green onions, sliced
  • 1-2 Tbs milk
  • Bacon, crumble or bits (the original recipe uses bacon bits, I personally like using the precooked bacon that you heat in the microwave and then crumble it myself.
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