Weekend links

Gift wrapping :: Kid Snippets “All I Want for Christmas is You”—with classroom instruments :: Jimmy Fallon, Mariah Carey, and The Roots One alternative to optimism and pessimism :: Chatting at the Sky A phrase you should learn for when discontentment comes knocking :: Steady Mom When you wish you had a room of your own—a tribute (read more…)

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Quiet

I had a post to share with you today, but today isn’t the day. Like you, the events in Sandy Hook have left me heartbroken. No words, no gifts, no acts of service will ever take away the pain, but we want those affected—the parents like us in particular—to know we’re praying for you. To (read more…)

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Weekend links & poetry

Like everyone, my heart has been torn in two the past few days. My mama mind and heart has been restless, feeling weak (and yet hopeful) that the most I can do right now is pray for everyone affected. These few links reflect that, and Sarah’s poem today makes me all the more grateful for (read more…)

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Weekend links

Time to dance walk, baby! :: Ben Aaron (click on the other video in the description, too…) Top 10 reasons Christians should stop whining about a secular Xmas :: The New West When you have a deadline closing in :: Chatting at the Sky Santa is a game people play :: Charlie Park Texas twang (read more…)

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Weekend links: giveaway winners!

Whew… Another holiday giveaway week to check off the list for the year. I hope you found some good gift ideas, but I also know you’re eager to hear the winners, so I’ll get right to it: • The winner of the KitchenAid Waffle Baker is Carrie R. • The winner of a collection of some (read more…)

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