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What We Are Reading This Fall

Photo Credit: Jaredd Craig/Unsplash.com As soon as school goes back in session for all those who are in school people seem to begin to shift into the "Fall" mentality, even though fall doesn't officially begin until the middle of September. It has always been a funny thing to me the way that the seasons have… Continue reading What We Are Reading This Fall

Podcast

Episode 002: Expecting Expectations and How To Handle Them

Photo Credit: Unspash.com No matter what you do in life there are expectations. Sometimes those expectations are voiced and made clear and are easy to deal with. Other times, often times the more likely situation, those expectations are unvoiced and therefore go unmet. This week Dusty and Elizabeth discuss the various expectations that come along… Continue reading Episode 002: Expecting Expectations and How To Handle Them

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Hitting Reset: What I Have Learned While Studying Ephesians

It's no secret that 2020 has been quite the year. Global pandemics, cultural unrest, political insanity all leaving each one of us feeling less than stable. Back in December I spent some time evaluating the direction I wanted my life to go in. Usually I take time to focus on a word of the year,… Continue reading Hitting Reset: What I Have Learned While Studying Ephesians

Podcast

Married and Replanting Episode 1: Where We Were and Where We Are Now

What goes through a person's mind when they begin to contemplate taking a new job? There are generally any number of questions that rise up like: "What will be my schedule?" "How much will I be getting paid?" "What will be my roles and responsibilities?" Let me be honest with you, these are very similar… Continue reading Married and Replanting Episode 1: Where We Were and Where We Are Now

Homeschool

Homeschooling: Schedule Vs. Routine

School will be going back in session very soon. For some families school has already gone back. While the country is still dealing with all the current effects of COVID-19, political unrest, cultural divisions, and economic uncertainty one thing remains the same: the world is still spinning and time is still moving forward. Children still… Continue reading Homeschooling: Schedule Vs. Routine

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Introducing The Married and Replanting Podcast

I have shared here on the blog that a decade ago back in December my husband accepted the call to become the pastor of a small church in Southern New Mexico. What we weren't entirely prepared for was walking into a church revitalization/replant situation. Over the course of the last 9 or so months we… Continue reading Introducing The Married and Replanting Podcast

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Wellness Journey Update: Kick It Up With Refit

Back in January I shared my plans for┬ámy weight loss journey I will be honest, to begin with I was going really strong. We stayed very consistent with our diet and following the DDPY workout plan. I was feeling better, I had more energy, and overall things were going great. And then we hit the… Continue reading Wellness Journey Update: Kick It Up With Refit