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We Took A Trip To Our Hometown!

It's our anniversary, so we thought we'd take a trip down memory lane! We saw the Gamebridge dinosaur, talked about some crazy pranks at Fair Havens, walked around Cannington, and…
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Christmas At Our House!

​Here's a look at Christmas at our house!  We spent Christmas morning at church, followed by presents and turkey.  Our extended family Christmas on Boxing Day was cancelled due to…
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It’s Christmas Eve!

We had a laid back Christmas Eve. After church in the evening, the kids each got one present, and then we watched home movies from when the kids were little.…
In The News

Example of Evolution? Not!

Various articles touting evolution in action have been circulating through social media, claiming that the rise of c-sections due to the size limitations of smaller female pelvises is an example…
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The DIY That Didn’t

So I read a blog post about how to interact with "shy" kids. The author's solution was to shut down the conversation and move on. I humbly (or not so…
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It Takes a Village

Ever wondered why we sometimes have an extra kid or two in tow? People often ask how many kids we have, and who the extra ones are.  I believe it…
Review

Samsung Galaxy Tab A with S-Pen Review

I scored a great deal on Kijiji the other night - a 9.7" Samsung Galaxy Tab A with S-Pen.  This is the perfect tablet to replace my day planner, while…
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Christmas Road Trip!!

Last weekend, we took a mini road trip to visit with family for a early Christmas celebration.  We brought a couple of extra kids along for the ride too.  The…
Faith

Healing Waters

Sea salt is known to be a healing mineral. When we cry, our eyes pour out a salty substance that we call tears. God made us out of dirt from…
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The Snow Has Arrived!

Even though the buses were still running, I kept the kids home from school. They paid for it by doing some shoveling ... and more shoveling .... and then some…
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The Sunday School Teacher’s Secret Weapon!

If you work in Children's Ministry in any capacity, I bet you've experienced having too much time and too little material. Whether it's because the Guest Preacher went overtime, or…
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We Rode A Train … In A Mall!

I discovered something unique about the spider plant today ... Turns out I asked the kids to hang the Christmas balls from the spider plant.  I guess I was thinking…
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It’s Beginning to Look Alot Like Christmas!

The snowfall was timed perfectly for our day of Christmas decorating, Christmas tree raising, and gingerbread house building! We always wait until December to put up our tree, but we…
DIY Projects

DIY Charging Station!

I thought I'd share some of the DIYs I've created around our house, and then show you how I hacked together a much better charging station solution than what we…
Faith

{Religion Collab} Answers About My Religion!

In this video, I've answered several questions that will allow you to get to know my religion better! How would you answer these questions? Leave your thoughts in the comments…