Written on Dec, 09, 2013 by in , , | Leave a comment

A friend once told me that to really understand the Bible that I first needed to have a good grasp of the Old Testament and thoroughly study the interplay between both the Old and New Testaments.Up until now,  I’ve been very wishy washy in my study of the Bible, focusing on one are for a while and then bouncing off …

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Written on Nov, 21, 2013 by in | 3 Comments.

It was fun to share three things about myself with you last Thursday so I am back for more this week. If you would like to share three things about yourself with your readers I invite you to visit Heidi’s Head where you can link up with others that are sharing with their friends as well. It’s always fun to …

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Written on Nov, 21, 2013 by in , | 3 Comments.

There is almost music playing somewhere in our house. We all love music and our tastes are very varied – from classical to baroque, celtic music to 2000s pop, then throw in a little Acadian music for good measure. If it is music, we probably listen to is. I’ll admit that some of the lyrics in today’s pop are a …

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This may seem like an odd title for a post, considering that we’ve been in New Brunswick for almost a year. To be honest there was always a little part of me that hoped and prayed that a solution to our problems in Sydney Mines would be found. That one beautiful, sunny morning the kids and I would pack up …

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Written on Nov, 15, 2013 by in , , | Leave a comment

Well, I definitely think that I am going to leave this whole Pinterest planning thing as a feature of my blog only. I would have loved to make it a linky, but as you can see I’m not too good at posting on a schedule anymore. Life, and a really crappy internet connection, seem to just prevent me from blogging …

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Written on Nov, 14, 2013 by in | 4 Comments.

My friend over at Heidi’s Head has been sharing three random facts about herself over at her blog on Thursdays. She’s actually made it into a linky/meme where you can hop on over at share three facts about yourself at all. Since I’ve already shared some facts about myself on facebook this week for my friends there, I thought it …

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So, last year we spent a small fortune on heating – didn’t we all? This year, we decided to do things a little differently. So we purchased this nifty little pellet stove and a steep reduction price. However, it was pretty clear that we would not be able to heat our whole, rather large, house with one little unit. We …

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Written on Nov, 04, 2013 by in | Leave a comment

So I’ve completed my first week of Pinterest projects. I didn’t quite get all of them accomplished as I had a couple days at the beginning of the week that I didn’t really feel like doing much and digging through my wool was not at the top of my list of priorities. Because of that, both crafty projects have  not …

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Product: Art Projects (Paper Jungle in the style of Henri Rousseau) Company: See the Light Price: 14.99US$ per project DVD or 99.99US$ for complete set of 9 projects Way back, many moons ago, I spent a couple semesters of college focusing on fine arts. While drawing, painting and sculpting were fun, my absolutely favourite subject was art history. I adored …

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Written on Nov, 01, 2013 by in | 1 Comment.

A couple of months ago, my daughter spent her own money on a beautiful sorceress costume that included a pointed hat with a long flowing veil that she loved. She knew well that we would not be celebrating Halloween this year, but wanted to use her money to buy a costume nonetheless. She took her time and looked at all …

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