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2013 in Review

2013 has been quite a year… January After finishing up our first Christmas celebration with our son and daughter, we reached out to our adoption agency to discuss what we needed to do to sponsor their older sister (who was not available for adoption). We received a reply stating that she was now available for…

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10 Ways to Enjoy Christmas… without Santa

In no particular order… Give gifts to people you care about Help those who are less fortunate Watch some Christmas classics Eat and drink fun Christmas foods Sing Christmas carols Play some games Snuggle with someone special Open gifts people gave to you Take a nap Read an interesting book

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What is up with Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer?

I’ve always had fond memories of the old claymation Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer. I have let my kids watch it and they seem to really enjoy it too. It wasn’t until the second time they watched it this year that I realized something. This movie is seriously disturbing. We start out by discovering that Santa’s elves…

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How My WordPress Career Started!

I use a chat program called Pidgin, which allows me to log all of my chats. This is very useful for times when I forget something that I know I talked about and then can look it up. Well, I was looking for something this weekend and happened upon this chat I had over 5…

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Biblical Principles of Modesty

This post comes inspired by a recent conversation I had with a friend on Facebook. My friend posted this status message, I repeat: Christian ladies should not wear bikinis in public. I asked him why he felt this way, and he told me that it was an issue of modesty. Of course, being the snarky…

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ZAGG smartbuds vs. Skullcandy 50/50 Earbuds

I have gone through two sets of ZAGG smartbuds and am now trying out a pair of Skullcandy’s 50/50 earbuds. I’ve used them both enough to give a fair review of both. First let me say that I do not listen to music, but I am a hardcore users of these earbuds. I wear them…