The Repurposed & Upcycled Life {book review}

{this post contains affiliate links, thank you for supporting this blog!} I was so excited to have the opportunity to read this book written by Michelle Rayburn called Repurposed And Upcycled Life. Don’t you love the cover and the title?? Me, too. This book was the encouragement I’ve been needing for the past few weeks. … Continue reading “The Repurposed & Upcycled Life {book review}”

Almost Amish, The Dirty Life & thoughts on simplicity

I have read and heard mixed reviews of the book, Almost Amish by Nancy Sleeth. But, I was eager to read this book, nonetheless, because I think simplicity and contentment go hand in hand. Contentment is my word and focus for 2013. As soon as I finished Almost Amish, I picked up The Dirty Life, which … Continue reading “Almost Amish, The Dirty Life & thoughts on simplicity”

Come, Thou Long Expected Jesus {Christmas tour 2012}

Praying our home and hearts are welcoming of the Lord Jesus.   Come, thou long expected Jesus Born to set Thy people free. From our fears and sins release us; Let us find our rest in Thee. Israel’s strength and consolation hope of all the earth Thou art; dear desire of every nation joy of … Continue reading “Come, Thou Long Expected Jesus {Christmas tour 2012}”

Contentment & Gratitude {day 3}

I’ve been sharing with you how God has been working on my heart regarding contentment. I am still struggling with this concept. Deep down in my heart I feel like I am content. I am so blessed. I’m so thankful. God has given us all we need and more. I can look around me and … Continue reading “Contentment & Gratitude {day 3}”