Month: February 2012

7 [Book In Review] Chapter 4

7 [Book In Review] Chapter 4

Basic Review How many screens did the Hatmaker family have in their home to fast from? Um, a lot, 18 but we have 7 and who’s to say? Chapter four is all about media reduction; from gaming systems to TV and computer screens, and the […]

How Do You Eat An Elephant?

How Do You Eat An Elephant?

Are you overwhelmed with too much stuff? My mom always tells me, to eat my elephant one bite at a time. Just start. Take a bite. Something will be more clean, more organized, more managable if you just take one bite. We live the life […]

7 [Book In Review] Chapter 3

7 [Book In Review] Chapter 3

Basic [Review] Chapter 3 is a summary of the author’s reduction of STUFF. Yep, we allĀ have it, and probably way too much of it at that. She reduces her and her family’s stuff by giving it away, 7 items per day for an entire month. […]

Works For Me Wednesday

Works For Me Wednesday

I found this video on a blog that I follow. I thought it tied in well with how the Holy Spirit has been moving on my heart lately. Someone onceĀ  described the Holy Spirit’s leading as a symphony playing a song. We all have the […]

7 [Book In Review] Chapter 2

7 [Book In Review] Chapter 2

Can I just admit to you that as I was sitting in Panera reading this chapter alone in my booth I was literally laughing out loud. In public, by myself, and yes it was that funny that I just couldn’t help it. Jen Hatmaker is […]

Food On Your Face Pt: 3

Food On Your Face Pt: 3

Since November I’ve been following the Oil Cleansing Method in hopes of clearing away acne. Read Part 1 & Part 2 for more details… Here’s the update: Better! I’ve reduced my ratio of castor oil to grapeseed oil and it’s been less harsh on my […]

Blessed Beyond Mudcakes

Blessed Beyond Mudcakes

After the last post, you may be wondering if I followed through with my fast for the week, and indeed, I have so far. Monday started off with a physical from my life insurance company requiring an 8 hour fast prior to 8:30 am so […]

7 [Book In Review] Chapter 1

7 [Book In Review] Chapter 1

If I could sum up my feelings in 1 word about this book it would be Fascinating. But I’m a blogger with a head full of words so that’s impossible. But really, all around, I just love this book so far. The writer is vulnerable, […]

Works For Me Wednesday

Works For Me Wednesday

Do your kids ever wake you up in the middle of the night asking for a drink of water? Mine did, especially during the cold & flu season when the furnace is on for the majority of the night and their little throats were dry […]