Category Archives: provision

Playing Catch Up

Itchy fingers need to type … busy brains need to write … I haven’t touched this blog since last February when I shared the story of the passing of my father.  I have been focusing on new, less tell-all posts … 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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Monday: A Story Continued

Last week ended in an ironic situation that left me wanting to move to Australia … I really wonder sometimes if God delights in keeping me on my toes … and He delights in making me eat my words of … Continue reading

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When Your Heart Begins to Thaw & Your Head Begins to Understand …

“The car can fail today and the kids and the dog and the fire detector and the dishwasher and the doctor and the whole free democratic world and it’s entire economic system but the mercies of God cannot and will … Continue reading

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This Morning’s News

Well, for those of  you who don’t drink coffee, I’d offer you tea or hot chocolate!!  😉 It is Wednesday … my new “favorite day of the week”.   Back when I didn’t have to work outside the home, my … Continue reading

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I Almost Gave Up

I have been considering shutting down the old blog lately – I mean, really?  Who wants to read about my life now-a-days: “Dear Blog, I went to work … again … and was tired … and cleaned up my house … Continue reading

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Today’s Good News

So, my son went to his first-ever job interview today … He came home a little discouraged – there were 5 people at the interview, the others seemed to be college kids or older.  This job location is across the … Continue reading

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Another Day, Another Dollar (Spent)

Well, it’s been “one of those weeks”! For one thing, we were minus one vehicle all week (turned in my van to a mechanic last Saturday with promises to have it ready for pick up on Monday …. but as … Continue reading

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