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Spring Beauty

Spring Beauty

Spring beauty is exciting when it finally arrives!  This year it seemed to take forever, almost like winter was never going to let go!  As my boys and I were wandering around, I came across a few things that I am always excited to see in the spring.  Things that I miss the rest of… Continue Reading

Winter Landscapes

Winter Landscapes

Since it is so cold and miserable out, I thought maybe a few beautiful winter landscapes might help up remember the beauty of winter.  God is definitely the ultimate designer of beauty.  It helps me to understand the benefits of this season.  God designed winter so that the ground could have a rest and be… Continue Reading

Seeing God in Ice Crystals

Seeing God in Ice Crystals

I am not the best photographer, but I tried to capture the snow crystals on that frigid day a few days ago.  The edge of the creek was covered in snow but as I got closer the edge was so beautiful.  The ice crystals looked similar to the lacy patterns normally found on windows on… Continue Reading

Hiking By The Lake

Hiking By The Lake

Due to the wedding this summer, we have had the privilege of having the boy’s cousin visiting for 2 weeks this summer.  She is very loved by the boys so this is super special.  Yesterday we had lots of fun hiking by the lake. Grandma had them looking for things to draw in their journals… Continue Reading

Kittens!

Kittens!

Inspiration took a different form this week.  Our cat, the one we rescued as a kitten, became a mommy.  She had 4 kittens a few days ago.  So I thought I would share what has been all the rave our our house. She had been nesting somewhere outside but I prepared a box for her… Continue Reading

All Nature Sings God’s Praise

All Nature Sings God’s Praise

I left church yesterday with the keen awareness that you just can’t help but be forever changed when you come face to face with God’s creation.  Our pastor shared this video of Louie Giglio showing just how all creation and nature sings praise to God. It really struck me how we only view nature through… Continue Reading

God’s Strength

God’s Strength

Watching a 22-ton log splitter struggle to split a chunk of log or seeing the energy and force my husband uses to split a log is pretty amazing.  To us and our humanness, wood is a very hard substance.  Yet as I watch the events of cutting and splitting wood, I keep picturing in my… Continue Reading