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Beka’s Smooth Path of Life

It began with staining the deck. We moved into some spray paint. Little succulents were artistically planted. Then, we took one weather worn child-sized bench from a garage sale, and added one enthusiastic 7 year-old girl who was excited to have her own project. We want the kids to feel that sense of accomplishment, when they are […]

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And It Was Good

Last November, in the middle of a winter sunbreak, I pinched off little pieces of my succulents and tucked them into potting soil. I thought this looked great just as it was,  but they were starts for  creating other arrangements. They hadn’t grown as much as I thought. But they still had promise, and beauty. […]

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Spray Paint Gospel Message

I don’t wanna work all summer, all momma’s need play time, so I enlist help from my kids. It’s not just for my relief, but for their benefit. I don’t want to send helpless people into the world. I had many items that needed to be spray painted. Good job for a 14 year old […]

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Tackling the Deck

Every summer begins the same way. We tackle the deck.  Like a high maintanence woman, it always needs something. It has to be touched up, fixed up and/or nailed up. Running the length of my house on the second story, it is glorious extra square footage to a home that always seems too small for my […]

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