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Measure - word for 2017

A few years ago a friend of mine introduced me to the idea of picking a word for the year. This is to signify what you will be focusing on in the coming year, but also to be built upon as the year progresses. 495 more words

Little Bear


JOY – Towards the middle of December, each year,  I begin contemplating a word for the upcoming year.  This year, for some unknown reason, I’ve decided to choose my word in the month surrounding my birth. 673 more words

Encouragement For The Journey

The Inspired Year Mandala Retreat 2017

What is calling you?
What do you desire for this next year?

It’s January 1st, and you’re full of ideas about things you want to do differently this year. 1,291 more words


grace and space

This year I posed a very bold question over my year. ‘Fear or faith?’

As has happened every year, unexpected words have attached themselves to these words. 303 more words

Wonderful Words

Friday Five

1. I learned the coolest thing this week! Did you know the pine tips/buds on all pine trees are edible? Did you know they are also high in vitamin C? 585 more words

For Fun

All the blankets

Recently Mason-Dixon Knitting had a giveaway (nope, didn’t win that one) and they asked their readers to comment about blankets we had knit.  That question sent me down the rabbit hole of my archives where I unearthed photographic proof of my blanket production. 271 more words


My Word for 2016

I’m not sure who started the “Word for the Year” thing, but a friend/leader encouraged me to come up with a word for this year. I really thought about it and even prayed about it. 223 more words