Category Archives: Wives

A Varietal of Sorts

In wine-making a varietal wine is so named when the main grape consists of at least 75% of the wine.  The other 25% can be from another type of grape. Our post today is a varietal of sorts.  Lisa Graf, … Continue reading

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Water Into Wine – Proverbs 20

We just spent a week in AZ where there is a light ordinance.  Basically what this means is the street lights must point completely downward, and they cannot be detected from over 200 ft. away.  It is great for stargazing, … Continue reading

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The Marriage SPA

I have become friends with a young mom of 4 children through a blog challenge I took part in during the month of July.  Her name is Lisa Graf.  She graciously asked if I would like to write a guest … Continue reading

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A Fragrant Aroma – Sleepless in Orlando

This week Tom was away for two nights on business.  Something I will never get used to.  I don’t like sleeping alone, so to counter his absence I sleep on his side of the bed.  I have found this helps … Continue reading

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Project Simplify – Week 3

This week our hot spot was to organize our children’s toys and clothes.  Since my youngest is 24, I didn’t think I qualified for this hot spot, until I took a good look at my four grandchildren’s playroom!  It’s funny … Continue reading

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Project Simplify – Week 2

  This week’s challenge was a real bear – Paper Clutter.  He’s been hibernating in my home for too long, so I firmly told him it was Spring, and he would have to go!  I’m happy to say I had … Continue reading

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Project Simplify – Week 1

By the skin of my teeth!  Talk about waiting until the eleventh hour! I decided to do this challenge because a really good friend was doing it, and I thought it would be a good way to hold each other … Continue reading

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Project Simplify – An Invitation

Today I want to share with you a challenge I am doing. The Simple Mom, author of the book, Organized Simplicity, is challenging us to take the next five weeks to tackle five “Hot Spots” in our homes in need … Continue reading

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Bonus: For The Wives…

…Who are also called “Mommy!” Today I offer you an excellent article by Barbara Rainey to consider as you romance your husband.  She shares a point which has always been strong on my heart as I purpose to love my … Continue reading

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The Beauty of Meekness – For the Wives

Well, ladies, today is the day for God to help us as wives understand the Beauty of Meekness.  I must be honest, I had a feeling this week’s message from Nancy Leigh DeMoss would hit me right where I’m struggling, … Continue reading

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