Monthly Archives: November 2013

Weekly Photo Challenge: Let There Be Light!

In this week’s weekly photo challenge, we are asked to share a photo that shows a light source. Gail ♥

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A General Thanksgiving (from the Book of Common Prayer)

 A General Thanksgiving Accept, O Lord, our thanks and praise for all that you have done for us. We thank you for the splendor of the whole creation, for the beauty of this world, for the wonder of life, and … Continue reading

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King’s Arms Tavern Sweet Potatoes

One of my favorite places to visit is Colonial Williamsburg.  I first visited there my senior year in high school, and during that visit, we dined at the King’s Arms Tavern.  I can still taste that meal and remember everything … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Unexpected

For this week’s photo challenge, we are to show a picture that shows UNEXPECTED to us. I came across this in a confederate cemetery I was visiting.  Totally unexpected.  It made my heart sad when I saw it.   Gail ♥

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Things I’m Loving These Days

1.  Books for Christmas Reading I’m really looking forward to reading Ann Voskamp’s Christmas book, The Greatest Gift. I enjoyed One Thousand Gifts and I love reading Ann Voskamp’s blog.  LifeWay Christian Store has had The Greatest Gift on sale for … Continue reading

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Monday’s Question

Question:  What are three things you wish  you saw more of? My Answer:     my sons sunrises and sunsets kindness in the world   Gail ♥

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Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Stink Bugs (But Were Afraid to Ask)

When I was little, I remember coming across stink bugs sometimes while out playing.  I grew up in the 60s and 70s and back in those days, kids played outside.  Our parents literally had to call us in at night. … Continue reading

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Daily Prompt: Inside the Actor’s Studio

Today’s daily prompt:   On the interview show Inside the Actors’ Studio, host James Lipton asks each of his guests the same ten questions. What are your responses? What is your favorite word? I don’t really have a favorite word but I … Continue reading

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Prayers for the Philippines

The devastation stares back at me.  In the midst of flipping through a photo gallery  of 80+ photos of the aftermath of a massive typhoon that slammed into the Philippines, I can only stare in horror.  Tragedy doesn’t even seem … Continue reading

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Daily Prompt: Intense!

Today’s Daily Prompt:  Describe the last time you were surprised by the intensity of a feeling you had about something, or were surprised at how strongly you reacted to something you thought wouldn’t be a big deal. I lost my almost 20-year-old … Continue reading

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