Author Archives: OrdinaryHausfrau

In Remembrance:

As I enter my mid-40’s, I am far more aware of my parents’ ages as well.  I’m so thankful my mom and dad are doing well.  They take good care of themselves and try to stay active and involved. Over … Continue reading

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God Behind the Scenes

My life is but a weaving Between my God and me. I cannot choose the colors He weaveth steadily. Oft’ times He weaveth sorrow; And I in foolish pride Forget He sees the upper And I the underside. Not ’til … Continue reading

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#Blessed ?! in 2017

After an up-and-down 2016 which I was glad to see come to an end, 2017 has started out a little easier for us … and little more hopeful … For New Year’s/Christmas, I unexpectedly got a new (to me) car.  … Continue reading

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Reflections – 2016

I don’t mean to sound ungrateful – but honestly, 2016 was a hard year.  For the first time in 23 years, I didn’t send out Christmas cards or write an annual family letter.  I just didn’t have much to say … Continue reading

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What’s Cooking?

Hello Friends, Instead of focusing on how exhausting my life is right now, I’ve found something that energizes me!  Sadly, my new hobby doesn’t help me get my house cleaned, but it has put me into the kitchen a little … Continue reading

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Over There

There are some fun articles over on the German blog: Something for a laugh – Seriously? and anticipation of the holidays and baking with some info about German/church holidays happening now:  Holiday Inspiration See you over there ….

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Another Easy Recipe:

Over on the new blog: Panko-Coated Chicken – 15 minutes – and eat.    

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Fall Back:

In honor of TIME CHANGE tonight … some thoughts about TIME on the German blog: http://kleinbisschengerman.blogspot.com/2016/11/are-you-afraid-of-zeitgeist.html  

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For Your Reformation Day (10/31):

On the New Blog: a post about Reformation Day and The Word for Sunday (from 10/30/2016)    

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A Weekend Treat:

Boy, do I have a treat for you … literally! On the “new” blog, I am sharing a recipe for German Apfelkuchen. Click this link:   Ein Klein Bisschen German. Have a good weekend!

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