Combating Weariness As We Serve

Combatting Weariness As We Serve #serving #prayer #rest

Are any of you tired? The new school year has just begun, but I know many have already grown weary of the constant shuttling back and forth of children to school and activities, dinner preparations, and community obligations. You may wonder, “What is left for my family?” I’ve been feeling it myself. Well, God has… 

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Easy Back-to-School Dairy-Free Banana Coconut-Almond Muffins

Easy Back-to-School Dairy-Free Banana Coconut-Almond Muffins #easybreakfasts #backtoschool

Our family does not experience the usual back-to-school rush. Generally, we don’t need to collect school supplies, lunch boxes, new school clothes, or any of the other items that families typically need in the fall. Though we do sometimes purchase some of the same items as traditionally-schooled families, as homeschoolers we enjoy a more leisurely… 

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The Summer She Would Rather Forget

The Summer She Would Rather Forget #summer ##hope

Thirty summers ago I knew a sandy-haired 9-year-old girl who loved the outdoors. She was what you might call a tomboy. She enjoyed observing bugs, loved the color purple, and spent her days running around the neighborhood with her same-aged cousins. Her knees were scabbed, she was a bit shy, and her life was pure… 

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Oven-Roasted Veggies: A Simple Summer Side Dish

Oven-Roasted Veggies ~ A Simple Summer Side #summersides #healthyeating

Our family is growing a garden for the second year in a row. However, we were late planting, so we do not actually have anything to harvest yet. I can’t wait until I can walk into my backyard and gather cucumbers, tomatoes, lettuce, and peppers for a nice summer salad! Until then, I am purchasing… 

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Gluten & Dairy Free Ham and Potato Soup

Gluten & Dairy Free Ham and Potato Soup ||

When thinking about dinner, and considering the fact that I knew we still had a leftover ham bone in the freezer from Christmas Dinner, I thought Ham and Potato Soup would be the perfect warm-me-up dish on a very cold day! PrintGluten & Dairy Free Ham and Potato Soup Ingredients1 ham bone (bits of ham… 

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Festive Holiday Oatmeal Squares {Dairy Free}

Festive Holiday Oatmean Squares

3 bags of fresh cranberries have been sitting in my refrigerator since before Thanksgiving. It’s been so long, actually, that I was concerned, when I pulled them out recently, that they wouldn’t be so ‘fresh’ anymore. Fortunately, most were still in great shape and I was able to commence with our favorite, traditional baking of… 

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