Monthly Archives: November 2009

Holding hands is SO good for you!

Interestingly, our archive-reading today (way back in 2006), was about holding hands–one of the points being that it can boost your immune system! I kid you not, this was said by a doctor. It lowers stress… so doesn’t it make … Continue reading

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Time for our theme-idea for here (you know how every year we like to have a different theme for each week of Advent). For something a little different, let’s play a game! A simple Guessing Game. We’ll give you a … Continue reading

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Lavender Tree Picture

Bet you thought we were talking about something else, with that "Just Around the Corner" title, didn’t you? In fact, we didn’t even mention the "C-word" in that post! Today however, is a different story, since it is totally time … Continue reading

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Just Around the Corner!

Just a quick review: the reason we sit here and do this journal every day, is to force ourselves to Stop. Pause. ("paws") Think about something kinda simple. Enjoy some little thing that in the rush of daily living gets … Continue reading

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No Update Needed!

So now we have to be even more careful and conscious of what we say here, since Facebook not only fixed the LJ-Facebook connection, but the news feed post includes the profile picture, the title, AND the first several sentences! … Continue reading

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let’s get on to the getting there

Well, the Christmas cards are begun, and we’re looking forward to putting up the Tree this weekend–can’t wait!!! (Although, I will hide until all the foo-forrah is completed… anyone know how to spell "foo-for-rah"?) After all, 4 weeks from today … Continue reading

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YAY for the KING!!!

The Mom is thankful about her Very Sore Arm. Because it meant she didn’t have to get on the treadmill this morning! Oooh yes, it WAS that sore. Of course, the main thing to be thankful for, is being H1N1-immune. … Continue reading

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power in words

I haven’t been able to post all weekend, because Nanny & Pappy were here, and you know how I have to keep up the appearance of The Secret Cat. Not to speak of that D – O – G! o-O … Continue reading

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speaking of wrapping…

"Everything in the world is about to be wrapped up, so take nothing for granted. Stay wide-awake in prayer. Most of all, love each other as if your life depended on it. Love makes up for practically anything." (1 Peter … Continue reading

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I want what I want

Some neat verses from our Bible reading: "Since Jesus went through everything you’re going through and more, learn to think like him. Think of your sufferings as a weaning from that old sinful habit of always expecting to get your … Continue reading

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