Monthly Archives: May 2008

bread, bread, bread

The nut-flour bread is GONE–yay!  Today Sam starts having wheat EVERY day for breakfast!  Or, if we’re having a lot of bread in supper, we may give him eggs or something.  Just to let his system get used to “every-day” … Continue reading

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long post about planting

The Mom is still tired out from her gardening work yesterday.  Not that it was an awful lot, but it did take 2 hours, and she says it COUNTS for her “Walk to Rivendell”!  The miracle is that she even … Continue reading

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change can be exciting when you trust…

The Mom is STILL in a generally excitable mood!  Even though after yesterday’s leaders meeting, she realizes they’ll need about 4 new leaders and helpers for the Fall; plus, it’ll be different with several families who have finished with Club … Continue reading

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keep it simple

Whew!  This morning we answered invitations/marked our calendar for: a 25th anniversary a 50th anniversary a baby dedication an end-of-season get-together a product party Yes, we’re going to them all (so far)!  AND, that’s not including two weddings (one we … Continue reading

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the last supper?

The Mom was rather disgusted with herself for eating so much last night (“I’m sick of food… I’m never gonna eat again..”), and then she read in her Max Lucado about how the angels at the tomb said: “Go tell … Continue reading

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food and light

The Mom is happy that she finally gets her restaurant choice… what is it going to cost her, we wonder?  Especially because Swiss Chalet is not really the fanciest sort of place to celebrate a 29th Wedding Anniversary at!  However, … Continue reading

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sermon notes

Aaahhh!  Sitting outside in 22 C, pleasant breeze blowing… what could be better?  And most of that “to-do” list from yesterday did get done, among other things.  And a FEW people at church expressed interest in helping out with Club … Continue reading

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seeds and things

The Mom is actually hoping to get to her garden today.  That is, AFTER the huge pile of dishes are done, then the baking (one ‘old diet’ thing, one ‘new-NON diet’ thing), then probably taking the resident techies to buy … Continue reading

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~7th heaven~

Yes indeed… fresh-baked bread this morning, the smell of it filling our nostrils before we’d even climbed out of bed; many new bread-making recipes to try; the taste of cinnamon in your coffee–and it’s even GOOD for you! Lilacs blooming … Continue reading

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Magic

The Mom made some notes from a book about “Magic Foods” while she was at Nanny’s.  It’s all about lowering your “glycemic index”… she didn’t actually read thoroughly, and can’t tell me what that means exactly.  But, as Nanny quoted, … Continue reading

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