r u kidding me?

r u kidding me?

Friday, April 18, 2014

Good for Me

It's after nine and I find myself thinking about the events of that first Good Friday. It is good to ponder. How do I reconcile all that I am doing today with that sacred timeline? Oh! I remember. Jesus came to give me a reason to live, to do the little things that create a life worth living. 

I will be cleaning and baking and watching my grands. 

~book gift from Great-Aunt K~
We will probably read this story by Max Lucado again, if the weeks' past are any indication. The story has captured the boys' attention.  

They have wondered aloud how such a day could be called "Good." In the end, we have learned that it is "good for me." Very good for me. The best it could possibly be for me. For you, too, if you have realized your need to receive the greatest gift ever given. 

A blessed Easter weekend to you. Don't forget, Sunday's coming! 

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Thursday, April 17, 2014

Taking It Easy

Thanks again for another fun party. My, my, Hallmark may be calling you soon. I saw so many wonderful images!  

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As you can see below (using an app for this posting), we're lying low around here. Perhaps it is the wild swing in the weather for half the family is ill with some bug or other. The grands have had colds and now John has one, too. It's a rare day that he isn't up and at'em, but this is that day. 

Closing comments so you may scoot off to your garden or other pursuits. I hope to visit you between call bells. ;>

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Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Trying Something New~April Note Card Party

Yes, I am so excited about trying something new that I nearly forgot to add the formerly used photo. 





Maybe I'll try it again and get good at it. Currently, it's something of a red hot mess. I think that you can best tell what I did in the "Thinking of You" card where you can see the horizon line. I didn't like that look and so my experiments took me to blotting that line, which is how I wound up with shadows and blotches and a generally muddled look. Ahhhh...the joy of trying something new.

Looking forward to seeing your note cards this evening!

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P.S. If you visit the directions page *here,* you will find new buttons added at the bottom. Perhaps there is finally something for everyone.

 

DB