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Over the years and by trial and error (read: caving into their cravings), I’ve learned kids will relentlessly request more food until they are full or their mind has moved on to the next activity (or is that just my kids?).  Most moms know the “I’m hungry” groans tend to run on repeat until mom […]

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Complacency and mediocrity. Two words that have no place in the vocabulary of a perfectionist.  Perfectionists, like myself, are strivers. We’re always working towards something bigger, better, stronger, more valuable, relevant, or higher achieving. We are not lazy people, but ambitious people, forgoing comfort or stillness to pursue busyness and productivity for the reward of […]

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Faithfully Different: Regaining Biblical Clarity in a Secular Culture By Natasha Crain There is no neutral worldview. Rather, the lens in which every human views the world is shaped and refined by one’s moral, philosophical, and scientific beliefs as well as one’s personal attitudes, values, and experiences. Everyone has a worldview that they use to […]

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As a foodie, one of my favorite things about the summer months is preparing meals with the freshest fare found at my local farmer’s market or grown from my daughter’s garden. In my opinion, there is no better way to savor the flavors of the season than by eating food that makes me feel as […]

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Entertainment, rest, and leisure are something humans have enjoyed since the beginning of time, though mostly in the form of physical activities (sports, gardening, carpentry), social gatherings (parties, festivals, concerts), or other popular hobbies (reading, fishing, crafting). Taking time to unwind from the daily grind is important for our well-being. God knows this and modeled […]

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Hands down, basil is my favorite herb. I love the versatility of basil – it instantly freshens up any salad, soup, or pasta, it can elevate a homemade sauce, it pairs well with cheese or fruit, and can add depth and revitalization to a summery beverage. This summer my family’s garden yielded a bounty of […]

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