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come to Me

come to Me

Come to Me, all who are weary and heavy-laden, and I will give you rest. Yes, Jesus. Will and I are tired. It's a tired born of good things - ministry calls - and yet, we feel heavy-laden. So we come to you. In this quiet place, we sit ... and wait. Secretly, we wish for a quick pep talk and a … read more

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a summer of brown leaves falling

a summer of brown leaves falling

In my backyard, the grass is green but the big oak my dad planted decades ago is dropping massive amounts of big brown leaves. When I noticed the blanket of autumn-like leaves across the lawn, I called my dad immediately to see what to do. Because I've never seen the big tree do this - it's not … read more

austin farmhouse

mid-life crisis?

Confession: I've been doing this weird wandering thing with my heart. I've driven all over the Austin area looking at property, scouring realty sites, moved mentally into homes that are not mine - like this cute, dilapidated farmhouse. I told Will this must be some kind of mid-life crisis. … read more

pope gosser rose point dishes

my friday date.

Morning spent at the barn and mid-day discovering all kinds of thrifty goodness in my own neighborhood - that's how a good Friday runs around here. Two weeks ago, I found these lovelies just around the corner at an estate sale. Forty-two plates for $20. Oh, yes please. I love thrifting. Not just … read more

the things that make God dear to us are not so much His great big blessings as the tiny things…He knows every detail of our individual lives. ~ Oswald Chambers_

the tiny things

The things that make God dear to us are not so much His great big blessings as the tiny things, because they show His amazing intimacy with us; He knows every detail of our individual lives. ~ Oswald Chambers Thank you, God, for knowing just what I need when I need it. For being so incredible … read more

Lemon Mustard Vinaigrette Susie Davis

Lemon Mustard Vinaigrette

This is the easiest, most delicious mustard vinaigrette you'll ever meet and it's good enough to drink right out of a teeny tiny bowl. But instead, why not dribble it over blanched some green beans or raw carrots?   I dabbled around with the basic ingredients for a mustard vinaigrette for … read more