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Mennonite Girls Can Cook

M is for the Mennonite Girls Can Cook! I am one of the ten girls who have a blog we collaborate on to post a recipe a day and a devotional on Sundays. 591 more words

ABC Wednesday

Ten Thousand Villages

When I was in Boston I did a bit of shopping. While highlights include a mug and some tea, it was entering the Ten Thousand Villages… 178 more words


Ethical Brands

We love these companies that make great products that you’ll feel good about buying.

War affects each of us in different ways //Some of us serve, some of us never understand //But ALL of us live free, thanks to those who serve, and served // 196 more words

Happiness is a Hand Painted Vietnamese Vase

In the very non-wedding words of a dear blogging friend, “Sh*t just got real.”

We received our first wedding gift yesterday.

I knew it had been purchased because the geniuses who designed the wedding registry feature at Ten Thousand Villages decided it would be a good idea to notify couples when someone buys them a present. 289 more words


Winter reading (Parenting Times)

If you’re looking for some upbeat, holiday reading material over the next few days, pick up the winter issue of Parenting Times magazine – available free at community centres, libraries and coffee shops across Ottawa (or… 194 more words

Ottawa Parenting Times Magazine

Stuff I Like, December Edition






I really like reading these kinds of posts on other blogs, so I thought I’d post one of my own.  If it’s fun, I’ll do it again sometime.   431 more words


The Nativity Wars (a re-post)

Along with a tree, our family decorates our house for Christmas with lots of Christmas books and five nativity sets: one I received as a child, painted by my grandmother; three others Dave and I received for our Christmastime wedding more than twenty years ago; and one that the twins’ Sunday School teacher gave them when they were in first grade. 643 more words