Actions Speak Louder Than Words

We’re not always doing what we say we’re doing, even when we think we are.  For instance, when I’m going through a particularly difficult period, I may say I’m focusing on the actions that will eventually eliminate the hardship, but what I am really doing is quite the opposite.  For instance, when my husband and…

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It’s the Little Things

When I was young I wanted to be something great, something grand to change something in the world.  We’re all looking to be destined for great things, but will we all be called to do so?  I highly doubt it.  Going to college was a decision I made based off this idea.  Quitting college was…

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After Meal Prayer

Forming the habit to pray is a long process, and we’ve come a long way as a family.  Currently we are adding in our after meal prayer.  We haven’t been consistent about it, because dinner time is a hard time of night for a couple, or more, of our kids.   We are usually cleaning up…

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Toddler Fun

The weather here has turned nice to hot and back to beautiful in a span of one week’s time here in Tulsa.  We’ve been outside a lot and enjoying every bit of it, but it got me thinking.  What are we to do on those hot days ahead?  We have long summers here and some…

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Planning Meals

You don’t necessarily have to have the desire to be healthy for meal planning.  Meal planning is all about convenience and efficiency.  It isn’t difficult to waste a good thirty minutes to an hour wondering what you should make for dinner.  Surely we all have better things to do than think about meals everyday.  Meal…

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