Monthly Archives: April 2011

Rachel’s Baptism Celebration {The Menu}

We’ve talked about the paper.  We’ve talked about the decorations.  There’s only one topic left to discuss, and I like to save the best for last.  Today we are talking about the food from Rachel’s Baptism Celebration. First, can I … Continue reading

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Rachel’s Baptism Celebration {The Decorations}

I love details.  They make me smile.  I especially like details when I have the time to execute them in such a way as to not add stress to my life.  This means thinking ahead and not waiting until the … Continue reading

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Rachel’s Baptism Celebration {The Paper}

Do you recall a few weeks ago when I told you I had a certain yellow citrus fruit on my mind?  Do you want to know why I was pondering lemons?  As I mentioned in yesterday’s post, Rachel was baptized … Continue reading

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Rachel’s Baptism

It happened again.  I saw it.  A glimpse of the eternal, manifesting itself in our broken world, if only for a few sacred hours.  Two Sundays ago we celebrated Rachel’s baptism. Her story is unique, but it’s the story of … Continue reading

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Easter Peeps

Happy Easter Week!  In anticipation of a holiday weekend, I want to share a few pictures and ideas for you to use on your table and in your home. A couple of weekends ago we hosted an after-church tea party … Continue reading

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Perfect Ten {Top Five Colors}

Nail polish is a funny thing.  When it comes to picking the right color, what you see is not always what you get.  You can’t really look at a bottle of polish in the store and tell what the color … Continue reading

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Perfect Ten {How To}

In my opinion, if you’re going to go to the trouble to paint your nails, why not do it well and make it last?  Seven days of non-chipped red nail color is my kind of DIY manicure. I learned all … Continue reading

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Perfect Ten {An Overview}

There is no doubt about it, painted fingernails are my very favorite fashion accessory.  They give a finished look to everything from a cocktail dress to jeans and a t-shirt.  Everything looks better with painted fingernails. Already I can hear … Continue reading

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Easter Egg Fun

The kids and Rachel and I decorated Easter eggs last Friday. We tackled this activity early this year because we have three major family events in the next ten days, so it worked best for us to jump in early.  … Continue reading

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World’s Best Chocolate Chip Cookies

I didn’t set out to make the World’s Best Chocolate Chip Cookies, but enough people have said they are the best, so I’m starting to believe them.  I’m {sort of} kidding.  Here’s the story of how I discovered the World’s … Continue reading

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