Losing Weight Isn’t Easy

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    Today I have just a short but very important word for you, (below)!  We’re working diligently on our house and I’m keeping an album updated on my Facebook profile (I’d love to be friends, just click the button on the left).  Here is a photo of one of the real pieces going into our home!  –Love, Kayla It’s …

Success Starts with Celebrating Others

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If your best friend lost 4 sizes this month, would you be happy for her or envious?  When someone gets a better paycheck than you, more clients, a nicer house–you name it–is your first feeling happiness for them or do you wonder why it wasn't you? What is it that causes discontent and envies among us?  The book of James …

Adventure On!

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Today is a special day.  Would you like to know why?  Today is special because the man who is going to help us build our new home is supposed to arrive today.  He came all the way from Tennessee to work with us.  Specifically, he is doing an apprenticeship program with my husband—teaching him a craft while building our own …

The Pursuit of Happiness Isn’t Everything

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I recently read a story in which the Queen of Language is looking for the sweetest word.   She has asked all the children to come up with an answer. In the following excerpt, they are presenting what they think and someone has suggested the word “happy” as the sweetest word.  I really love this piece of wisdom in her reply. …

1 Body Needed

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   Natural Resources; Your Body is Your Gym    The pile of reddish colored, flexible branches on my floor inspired me to start thinking about using the resources we’ve been given wisely.  They are destined to become a chandelier for our annual Valentines banquet when I find the time to wire and fashion them together.   I also have a tree-like …

O Sleep, Where Art Thou?

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Do you have trouble sleeping?  Is your energy level running low?  Then read on… The clock says 2 am, and you’re awake again.  Night after night it’s the same story.  Good sleep just seems to escape you.  Is there any way to sleep soundly again?   You were probably exhausted when you went to bed, yet sleeping peacefully rarely happens.   Maybe …

Skilled and Ready

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  Skilled and Ready by Kayla Howard The piano sings beautifully when played by someone who knows what they are doing.  As I sit here, my 9 year old daughter is practicing, and she knows what she’s doing.  She is gifted from God.  She also spent many hours while still in the womb listening to me playing — back in …