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Weekend Care Package

 

This weekend's care package is one of whimsy. Hope you enjoy.

Instagram Inspiration

Once Upon A Blue Whale

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Does your state have a silly historic landmark?

Well, one of ours is the Blue Whale in Catoosa, Oklahoma. The picture above is from a trip we took there a few years ago. #hometowntourist

This past month Ashley Campbell, a blogger I follow, posted the story behind the whale. Ashley Campbell @underthesycamore

You can read the fun story below.

https://www.instagram.com/p/BIi2d95hFu0/

The Most Lovely Street

@emilypfreeman from her trip to Isreal

https://www.instagram.com/p/BJk9CpOBxSR/

Links I Love

The Craft and Courage of L.M. Montgomery, Pt. 2 by Lanier Investor @ The Rabbit Room

Last week I shared part 1 about Lucy Maud Montgomery, author of Anne of Green Gables. Here is part 2.

The Crushing Time by Lysa TerKeurst @ Proverbs 31 Ministries Devotions

Because I have a thing for Olive trees and their twisty trunks. This article reveals lessons we can learn from them.

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GardenofGethsemane

An Invitation to Wonder; Victoria Falls by Melissa Hirshburg

This summer I wrote a mini-series inspired by the 7 natural wonders of the world. Here is one of my favorite posts of the series.

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an imvi

What I Read This Summer by Greer Ohara @ Ordinary Epiphanies

I loved reading Greer's book reviews. It makes me smile to know there is another adult in the world that loves the Penderwick sisters, and feels a similar hesitancy toward adult fiction and christian fiction novels as me.

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On Being Polished

On Being Polished

3 Sticky-Note Reminders to Carry With You Into The School Year