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Simple Steps Towards Switching to a Vegan Diet

Veganism is on the rise and increasing numbers of people are deciding to try veganism out themselves. Now this can feel like a daunting or intimidating step, but switching to vegan now is much easier than it may have been in the past, thanks to increasing demand for vegan products. Vegan basics are more widely …

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Apple Walnut Oatmeal Muffins

Here’s another old recipe that I thought I’d share again since it’s one of the items on my Fall Food Bucket List. I have had a craving for apples and oatmeal lately. I decided to make these Apple Walnut Oatmeal Muffins. These turned out so good and I think they’re my second favorite muffins! Aren’t …

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Reducing Stress When Moving Abroad

When you gain the chance to move to a different country, there are so many things to think about to ensure your venture can be a success. Staying in control is difficult when you fail to plan sufficiently, but organizing your move when you have no previous experience can be overwhelming. Luckily, by following a …

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Weekly Menu {Jan. 3-9, 2016}

Happy New Year everyone! I hate to admit, but as gung-ho as I was last year to have plans and goals, this year I’ve barely even thought about the new year that’s now underway. With that being said, one of the things I need and want to be doing is to start planning my weekly …

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Egg, Ham, & Spinach Muffins

I’m making every effort to cut back on carbs whenever possible. I found these mini-egg muffins easy to make a head of time. Each morning, I just pop a couple in the microwave for about 45 seconds and add some fresh fruit on the side. Servings: 24 Prep Time: 5 minutes Cooking Time: 15 minutes …

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Scripture Picture {Psalms 32:7}

Just an FYI…Scripture Picture will be taking a break for awhile after this week. You are my hiding place; you will save me from trouble. I sing aloud of your salvation, because you protect me. ~Psalms 32:7 I love photography and love the Bible. What’s better than putting the 2 things together, right? So link …

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Scripture Picture {Job 7:19}

Will you never look away from me, or let me alone even for an instant? ~Job 7:19 I love photography and love the Bible. What’s better than putting the 2 things together, right? So link up and spread the Word. 🙂 Here’s what you do to join the fun… ~ Take a picture that you …

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Scripture Picture {Psalm 16:11}

You make known to me the path of life; you will fill me with joy in your presence, with eternal pleasures at your right hand. ~Psalm 16:11 I love photography and love the Bible. What’s better than putting the 2 things together, right? So link up and spread the Word. 🙂 Here’s what you do …

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Scripture Picture {Proverbs 23:12}

Apply your heart to instruction and your ears to words of knowledge. ~Proverbs 23:12 I love photography and love the Bible. What’s better than putting the 2 things together, right? So link up and spread the Word. 🙂 Here’s what you do to join the fun… ~ Take a picture that you like. ~ Find …

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Scripture Picture {John 14:27}

Peace I leave with you; my peace I give you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Do not let your hearts be troubled and do not be afraid. ~John 14:27 I chose this picture because this is such a peaceful place. This was taken on our hike we took a couple …

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Scripture Picture {Isaiah 40:8}

The grass withers, the flower fades, But the word of our God stands forever. ~Isaiah 40:8 (NKJV) I love photography and love the Bible. What’s better than putting the 2 things together, right? So link up and spread the Word. 🙂 Here’s what you do to join the fun… ~ Take a picture that you …

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Scripture Picture {Matthew 6:26}

Look at the birds of the air; they do not sow or reap or store away in barns, and yet your heavenly Father feeds them. Are you not much more valuable than they? ~Matthew 6:26 (NIV) I love photography and love the Bible. What’s better than putting the 2 things together, right? So link up …

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Scripture Picture {Psalm 50:11}

I know every bird in the mountains, and the insects in the fields are mine. ~Psalm 50:11 I love photography and love the Bible. What’s better than putting the 2 things together, right? So link up and spread the Word. 🙂 Here’s what you do to join the fun… ~ Take a picture that you …

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Scripture Picture {1 Peter 5:7}

Let Him have all your worries and cares, for He is always thinking about you and watching everything that concerns you. ~1 Peter 5:7 I love photography and love the Bible. What’s better than putting the 2 things together, right? So link up and spread the Word. 🙂 Here’s what you do to join the …

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Scripture Picture {Romans 6:4}

We were therefore buried with him through baptism into death in order that, just as Christ was raised from the dead through the glory of the Father, we too may live a new life. ~Romans 6:4 (NIV) I love photography and love the Bible. What’s better than putting the 2 things together, right? So link …

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Scripture Picture {Isaiah 61:11}

I love photography and love the Bible. What’s better than putting the 2 things together, right? So link up and spread the Word. 🙂 Here’s what you do to join the fun… ~ Take a picture that you like. ~ Find a scripture that you think goes well with it. Or visa versa ~ Add …

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Library Stories #3

One of the greatest parts of my job is working with college students. They bring such joy and a different take on life. Their worlds are so different from mine and really most adults. I wonder sometimes if I was that naive…and I’m sure the answer is yes. 🙂 In my department, we employ students …

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Scavenger Hunt Sunday #12

Whimsy Create Dust Seed or Sprout Swing or Drop

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Scavenger Hunt Sunday #11

Vintage This is a necklace that was my great aunts. It’s quite vintage as you can see some of the little stones are gone. I still love it though. Word or Quote Family Nature’s Own People Friends and neighbors enjoying the 80 degree weather. Photographer’s Choice I actually cropped this to have the dark space …

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Scavenger Hunt Sunday #10

Water Cool water feature Light Driving home in the drizzle Chocolate Strawberry cheesecake ice cream with chocolate syrup Animal I discovered this weekend that goats are really cool animals. I think I want one. 😉 Crowded As hard as I try to keep my freezers organized it’s nearly impossible, especially when they are so crowded.

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