~ 1 Thessalonians 4:11 ~
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Happy Thanksgiving – Finding Gratitude in the Unusual

The time of wishing everyone a Happy Thanksgiving is here again, and as always I have a long list of things for which I am

see gratitude every day with a simple walk down a country lane

How to See Gratitude Every Day – Join me for a ‘Walk’!

There are many reasons to see gratitude every day. Unfortunately, so many of us are too wrapped up in the busyness of our lives. We

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Get ‘Stuffed’ with Great Posts in the Farm Fresh Blog Hop 80!

Thanksgiving week is ‘stuffed’ with cooking, cleaning, baking, and our favorite eating. But you can never overfill yourself with great posts from The Farm Fresh

a tote and daisies to help make a Black Friday tool kit

How to Make a Black Friday Tool Box – Perfect for a Full Day of Bargain Hunting

One of the best ways to stretch our Christmas Shopping budget is to take advantage of the sales on Black Friday.  But don’t just get

The Ultimate Manual for the Art of Homemaking

Ready to Learn the Art of Homemaking? Then The Ultimate Manual for the Art of

Your Lifestyle Plan – Be Who You Were Meant to Be

We often dream of living a lifestyle that allows us to be the person we

The Enchantment of Afternoon Tea

Enchantment of Tea? The very idea of settling in for a quiet moment and Afternoon

Have A Merry Simple Christmas

We all want a Merry Simple Christmas, and the simpler the better. But with everything

Simple Life Journal – Feminine

Ladies, keep track of your Simple Life Journey easily with this helpful Simple Life Journal.

2 Great Books by The Farm Wife

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