Friendship is that virtue, therefore, through which by a covenant of sweetest love our very spirits are united, and from many are made one. Hence even the philosophers of this world placed friendship not among the accidents of...Read More
Monday #MomHack… Read for Motivation. We move every 2-3 years, and that was the norm as I was growing up, too. You would think I’d have a system down-pat, and know just what to do. . . While that is sort of true, it...Read More
An early American congressman “suggested confining diplomats on their return from assignments, “as we quarantine foreign rags through fear of cholera.”” Glad home leave isn’t like that now! Looking forward to...Read More
Quick, name the top five books which have impacted you. I bet your challenge is limiting it to just five, or figuring out which are the TOP five. We accept the assumption that we are changed by what we read. When I consider my...Read More
Over 3.5 billion people now have internet access. I’ve heard speculation that the over the next 10 years, its likely that there will be approximately 4 billion new users coming online for the first time. Many of these new users...Read More
I referenced the sermon What Love Can Do earlier this week in a post. Besides being a sermon from CPC Oveido, which is in my podcast feed, the title caught my eye because it reminded me of a book by the same name. What Love...Read More
Years ago I remember Pastor Randy saying something along the lines of “buying a book is like buying myself time/permission to read it.” That is true for me. . . Except sometimes buying the book is symbolic of wanting the...Read More
Hi, I'm Alexandra.
I write to encourage us as we become the people God has created us to be -- especially in the realms of nurturing our children and using our talents right where we are.
Six kids. INFP. Reformed & covenantal. Liberty & justice for all. Speaker. Current project: Helping parents connect with teens.
I started blogging as TulipGirl in 2004. Tech crashes and life derailed the site. The archives are gone, but I'm glad to be back.
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