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Love through me, Love of God,
There is no love in me;
O Fire of love, light Thou the love
That burns perpetually.
- Amy Carmichael -

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Merry Christmas! | Share the Gift

Merry Christmas to you, my friend!  
I do hope this day is chock-full of blessings for you and yours as we celebrate the first coming of our Saviour.
Below is a video I wanted to share with you.  Over 1000 people came together to make this happen and they broke a record while doing it. 
Live Nativi…

First Day of Winter | Baby, It's Cold Outside

Today marks the first day of the Winter season, dearies.  Perhaps where you live, it seems Winter has been there for weeks due to snowy days and frosty white.  But here, it's simply bare.  And cold.  :]  Hoping for a white Christmas, yes, but I still don't like the cold. . .  Heheh.

Here&#…

A + A Friday!

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Eating a delicious breakfast as your cat stares at you as if you are a traitor to the country.Sewing machines make me nervous.When you lose your phone late before bed (and you have to have it 'cause it's your only alarm clock) and your sister goes downstairs to text it.  It dings ri…

God With Us

Christmas is nigh, dearies.  And we now begin the 12 Day countdown!  
Can you believe it?  GAH.  We'll blink and 2015 will be here.  So, enjoy the closing of 2014 and spread the gift of love that we have received through God's gifted Son.
Here is a video I wish to share with you that my ch…

Book Review | Deadly Puzzle

Deadly Puzzle
Katie Maloney

Publisher:  Amazon (Kindle Edition)
Genre:  Mystery, Christian, Fiction, YA
Released:  2014

[Amazon]
She looked at me – and I knew. She needed me. I saw past her striking beauty, her royal bearing, I looked into the blue eyes that were deep, that changed with her feelings, e…

What's in a Name?

This set features names of an Ancient sort.  Celtic and Egyptian, to be exact.  :]  I know, odd combo, but these are pretty fantastic, in my opinion.

Brennus
Gender:  Masculine
Usage:  Ancient Celtic (Latinized)
Pronunciation:  BREN-ǝs (English)

Meaning & History
Latinized form of a Celtic name, or…

A + A Friday!

AWKWARD

Working in a part of the store hanging up signs and you are called up front, so you promptly run (hustle) to the registers with a stuffed moose in hand. . . When a wasp hangs onto your car mirror for the WHOLE half-hour drive to work--on the Interstate, at 70 mph.When you make this your new…

Book Review | The Merchant's Daughter

The Merchant's Daughter
YA Romance Fairy Tales #2
Melanie Dickerson

Publisher:  Zondervan
Genre:  YA, Fiction, Historical, Medieval, Fairytales
Released:  2011

{Goodreads}
An unthinkable danger. An unexpected choice. 

Annabel, once the daughter of a wealthy merchant, is trapped in indentured servitud…

What's in a Name?

C'est Français, mes amis.
Donatien
Gender:  Masculine
Usage:  French
Pronunciation:  Do-NAH-tee-en

Meaning & History
French form of Donato, which comes from the Late Latin name Donatus, meaning "given."










Gwendoline
Gender:  Feminine
Usage:  Welsh, English (British), French
Pronunciation:  G…

A Time for Everything. . .

Too many times, and all too often, we take for granted the little things in life.  But it's the little things that make life worth living.  :]

I thank my God for. . .
Warm water. Fuzzy socks. Laughter. Dance. Poetry. A kitty in my lap. Chai Tea Lattes. Sisters. My brother. Mum and Dad. Funny friends. Far a…

What's in a Name?

Welkom, mijn vrienden! Which means, "Welcome, my friends!" in Dutch.
So. . .
Can you guess where these set of names hail from?  :]

Braam
Gender:  Masculine
Usage:  Dutch, Limburgish
Pronunciation:  BRAHM

Meaning & History
Dutch and Limburgish short form of Abraham, which means "father …

Beautiful Books #2 | A Link-Up

Hosted by Sky, from Further Up and Further In, and Cait, from The Notebook Sisters, (inventors of Beautiful People) it is designed with NaNoWriMo in mind.  But it is not required that you actually participate in NaNo in order to link-up.  While I do not take part in NaNo myself, I still look forwar…

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March Promptlies! >> Week 2
Welcome, WELCOME, one & all! Today marks Week 2 of my writerly link-up! If you're at a loss …
I'm Back!
Well, hullo there! I'm back from an extended hiatus and with a new addition to my little family.…
What's in a Name? || Nicknames!
Happy Monday to you, friends! How was your weekend? Ready for some new nicknames?? I believe I missed…
Excerpt from "I Kissed Dating Goodbye" [THE ROOM]
I don't know if I mentioned this or not in my review of Joshua Harris' I Kissed Dating Goo…