August 2008

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Click HERE to visit I’m an Organizing Junkie’s “Menu Plan Monday” Guidelines As you can see, I usually make meals that serve about 6, and then we have leftovers the next night.  It seems to do better for us than trying to make a new meal for 3 each day.  With one night of takeout

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My heart is pretty full right now.  J4 has been working his butt off to keep our home in good condition.  Spent the hot hours of the day treating our driveway.  I love that man. We have lived in this home for over 11 years.  Neighbors have come and gone.  Ashamedly, after really good friend

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Hey there – here’s one of the great new books I hope to read in the next month or so. Until I complete the 60-60 Experiment and Soul Revolution, I will probably be out of commission for book reviews. But the look out! I’ll crank back into book reading mode like crazy! Wild Goose Chase,

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It’s been a rough couple of days.  I have been wrestling, fighting, struggling.  With God, with myself, with doubt and frustration, with anger, with fear.  Lots of white noise in my head. I sat down for my coffee and Bible time today and was brought to this: But now God has shown us a different

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Click HERE to visit I’m an Organizing Junkie’s Menu Plan Monday Much more on target this week with the menu plan. Weekday Dinners & Weekend Breakfasts Monday – Butter Beef on Egg Noodles; Edamame Tuesday – Leftover Beef Wednesday – Crock Pot Thai Chicken Thighs; Asian stir-fry mix veggies Thursday – Leftover chicken Friday –

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There’s a lot going on in my head, in my life, in my spirit.  I have wanted to blog about it several times, but I don’t yet have the words. This Experiment has, so far, been the most profoundly impactful thing I’ve done.  It’s bringing things to the forefront that I haven’t really dealt with

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Click HERE to visit I’m an Organizing Junkie’s Menu Plan Monday Ok, so I’m a little slow.  Just realized why it’s a phenomenal idea to be part of this Menu Plan Monday.  Sure, it’s fun to be part of something, and yeah, I like a little extra traffic, but DUH!  When I sit down to

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Wow. That’s all I can say, really. I probably won’t be posting a great deal of details about my journey. I am journaling offline. I do hope to post once in a while with any particularly impactful discoveries. I’ve been carrying around a kitchen timer all day.  It’s amazing how fast an hour can go

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“For the next 60 days, try to stay in a continuous, honest conversation with God, willing to do his will moment by moment.” — SoulRevolution.net This is the beginning of a challenge put forth by John Burke in his soon to be released book, Soul Revolution: How Imperfect People Become All God Intended. John Burke

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I read Dave Ferguson’s blog entry last night on hearing from God everyday. I watched portions of a video on the DARPA Grand Challenge, a competition to create driverless cars.  In the video they explained how the software had to be written to handle the plethora of course corrections needed to keep the vehicles on