She Reads Truth, She Shares Truth, She Shares Truth devotional-writing

By Any Other Name: She Reads Truth devotional

Today, I’m participating in the She Reads Truth devotional–writing project. You can read more about the project and check out other SRT readers’ devotionals here. When I think about all of the different names I’ve identified with over the years, it’s almost overwhelming. Teacher. Wife. Sister. Neighbor. Student. Daughter. Aunt. This week’s lector. Coordinator. Friend.… Read More By Any Other Name: She Reads Truth devotional


How to Pack Embroidery for a Flight

As you can see, the excitement around here truly never ends. Wink. We’re leaving on a jet plane soon—details to come, promise—and now that I have this new love of embroidery, I’ll be packing a project for the flight.

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Make Your Own Germ-Killing Spray + Bonus Printable

Adding to my little “Natural living for normal people” posts. Read more about the basics of essential oils here. I don’t know about you, but I often need a housekeeping product that meets the following needs: 1. Freshens up fabrics 2. Kills germs 3. Does not smell like death–by–chemical–inhalation 4. Does not cost an arm… Read More Make Your Own Germ-Killing Spray + Bonus Printable

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Favorite Travel-Planning Resources

My husband and I are planning our next big trip. We try to visit at least one other country every summer, and we save during the school year to be able to do so. It’s something we look forward to all year long. I thought I’d share some of our favorite travel–planning resources today.