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Summertime Garden

Summertime Garden

Our summery days have been quite full and so things here on the blog have slowed down a bit…we’ll try to get things rolling again : D My father-in-law’s garden was beautiful when we got a chance to visit it earlier this month! Beware, if you’re the healthy sort, these pictures may make you hungry … Continue reading

Tiny Turtle

Tiny Turtle

On our walk today, Abbie and I had the pleasure of meeting the tiniest turtle we’ve ever seen! He was just a bit bigger than the size of a quarter. What a beautiful baby turtle our God made. I’m so glad God lead our paths to cross today : ) Fun fact: I don’t know … Continue reading

{Tutorial} Straw Wreath

{Tutorial} Straw Wreath

These grasses remind me of walks with my grandmother, when I was young. She would tell me how they used to use this straw to make brooms back in her day. And she’d show me how to gather it. Well, I didn’t make a broom, but I did use this straw to make a wreath … Continue reading

Double Rainbow

Double Rainbow

I have set my rainbow in the clouds, and it will be the sign of the covenant between me and the earth. Whenever I bring clouds over the earth and the rainbow appears in the clouds, I will remember my covenant between me and you and all living creatures of every kind. Never again will the waters … Continue reading

Earth Day

Earth Day

בראשית ברא אלהים את השמים ואת הארץ׃ {Genesis 1:1} {source} In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth. {Genesis 1:1} Happy Earth Day, friends! {Or, if we are friends from college, Happy Dress-like-a-tree Day ; ) } Here’s just a couple pictures I took on a walk with Abbie earlier, this past week, … Continue reading

All Things Bright and Beautiful

All Things Bright and Beautiful

All things bright and beautiful, All creatures great and small, All things wise and wonderful: The Lord God made them all. Each little flower that opens, Each little bird that sings, He made their glowing colors, He made their tiny wings. {words by Cecil F. Alexander} Springtime is beautiful. The new life that is sprouting … Continue reading

Isaiah 55:10-11

As the rain and the snow come down from heaven, and do not return to it without watering the earth and making it bud and flourish, so that it yields seed for the sower and bread for the eater, so is my word that goes out from my mouth: It will not return to me empty, but will accomplish what I desire and achieve the purpose for which … Continue reading