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    Ponder This

    Someone said, “My idea of hell is the thought that I have to live in the world you seem itching to put together.” “We have become increasingly an audience waiting to be entertained. Never before have we...

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  • Saving Money

    Some one might remember, last autumn I took Dave Ramsey‘s Financial Peace University class and thoroughly enjoyed it. Not only did I enjoy it, I learned a lot and the class filled in what Dave, my husband,...

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  • Prayers for a Woman's Soul
    Tucking Yourself Into Prayer

    Do you pray for yourself? I mean, really pray for your needs, situation, for blessings, grace, mercy, marriage, parenting, wisdom… That’s the question Jen is asking over at Finding Heaven Today and, frankly, it stopped me cold....

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  • You Need To Know – Cookies, Fun Stuff

    Way back in the dark ages, or maybe the middle ages, in elementary school we gave Valentine cards. Anyone who went to middle school in the 1960’s remember those cute little cards? While inexpensive then, I bet...

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  • Sabbath Keeping

    “I will praise the Lord who counsels me.” ~ Psalms 16:7 ~ “We’re not necessarily doubting that God will do the best for us, we are wondering how painful the best will turn out to be.” ~...

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  • 1,000 Marbles

    “The older I get, the more I enjoy Saturday mornings. Perhaps it’s the quiet solitude that comes with being the first to rise or maybe it’s the unbounded joy of not having to be at work. Either...

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  • Dream, Plan & Pray! – Part 2

    By Sandra Bennett – DREAM LARGE “Where there is no vision, the people perish.” ~Proverbs 29:18 ~ What do you dream? Having an etsy or ebay account? Owning your own business? Selling at a brick and mortar...

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  • Instant Knitification

    It’s that time of year, for those of us in the Northern Hemisphere to cozy up to something warm. I’ve a hankering to learn how to rug felt and would love to take a class from Nicole...

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  • PLEASE! Call me Sandra

    Hurricane Sandy has come and gone, leaving not only a total mess, but loss of life, both human and animal, total destruction of property, broken hearts and lives. On the farm, there are drifts of three to...

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  • Car Tips

    You’ve got jumper cables…right? Jumper cables have always been a staple in my vehicles, even when said vehicles are newish or with low mileage. You never know when you can do someone a kindness by using cables...

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  • Fearless Lily

    Around Thistle Cove Farm, it pays to have a brave heart. Lily, you may remember, was a barn kitten, saved from being a warm meal of the two barn owls. She’s been in the house for almost...

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  • Sabbath Keeping

    “All the ways of the Lord are loving and faithful for those who keep the demands of His covenant.” ~ Psalms 25:10 ~ “To recognize with delight all high and generous and beautiful actions; to find a...

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  • Sabbath Keeping

    “And afterward I will pour out my Spirit on all people Your sons and daughters will prophesy Your old men will dream dreams Your young men will see visions.” ~ Joel 2-28 ~ “All men dream, but...

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  • Farm Chores

    Behind the stables is a livestock water trough that, fairly often, gets an air lock. The upper left end is where the John Deere is stored, the hay loft is top middle and the lower right is...

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  • Quietness Reigns

    “Heaven is under our feet as well as over our heads.” ~ Henry David Thoreau ~ Under my feet, my piece of heaven has thistles galore and I spend a lot of time chopping those thistles. I’ve been...

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  • Stuff to Make Life Easier

    If you live in a household with other folks who drive, do you, often, get your keys confused? Dave and I used to get our keys confused all the time. One day, I finally figured out that...

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