Monthly Archives: April 2011

Simple, Small Tender Mercies

Every now and then I see notice a Tender Mercy that the Lord has sent.  Yesterday I noticed two while checking out at the grocery store. The first person to check me out, automatically ad-matched my gallon of milk.  Small. … Continue reading

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Happy Easter! Did You Get “Stuff You Need” in Your Basket?

Ok.  So this post is a day late, but I don’t care. I am sorry, if you do care. I love Easter. I love Easter, but I don’t love the dye on my hands from the eggs, or the marshmallow … Continue reading

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Pinning our Hopes and Dreams on a Resume Rewrite

So we did it.  We bit the bullet and forked over the cash to have a “professional resume writer” rewrite Hot Hubbie’s resume.  I was all for it.  Hot Hubbie did not want to spend the money, but when we … Continue reading

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Unemployed Domestic Goddess in Training and All the Notions That Go With It!

My training to become a Domestic Goddess will go into overdrive today.  My new first sewing machine is “On [UPS] Vehicle for Delivery Today”.  At least that is what they say when I enter in the tracking number.  You can … Continue reading

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