sweet summer days ~ my top ten list this week!

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hi friends…sweet… sweet summer!and just a word of hi, and happy labor day!  i hope you enjoy a wonderful weekend wherever you may be.  thanks for all the cool stories on the giveaway post.  if you haven’t entered, please do!  it doesn’t have to be a story, ya know.  just one word.  or two.  or three… or whatever!  and you …

eucharisteo life ~ expressed in a watercolor sketch

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hi friends ~i recently took a springtime class “saturday mornings” from the demure, charming, and very creative artist, junelle jacobsen.   this sketch was something she developed in acrylic paint, but i was more in the mood for the lightness of watercolor.  and it’s a new favorite because of the beauty of discovering this word, through the book, “one thousand gifts” by …

all about grace ~

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“what in the world, in all this world, is grace?“ “One act of thanksgiving,  when things go wrong with us, is worth a thousand thanks when things  are agreeable to our inclinations.” Saint John of Avila  from one thousand gifts by ann voskamp chapter five and good morning!  i’m reading ann voskamp’s book, “one thousand gifts” and it’s an amazing …