Ramblings and Ruminations, Uncategorized

July In A Nutshell

July.  You’re a sneaky one, oh you merciless July – you missed me by a hair – but close only counts in horse shoes and hand grenades.  I survived. Though I must admit I’m feeling the affects. July turned out to be one of the busiest, most disruptive months of the year with big changes at work and our home. …

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Food, Uncategorized

What I’m Eating This Summer

7 Summer Eats Yes, because food is important and tastes are somehow heightened in summer.  (actually food tastes good to me all the time – and now I’m hungry)  Or rather, some things just seem special in the summer.  Like . . . ice cream! 1. Black Raspberry Chocolate Chip Milkshake. Guys, if you can’t buy this, make it at…

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Food, Uncategorized

Try The World Vlog

Hello travelers!  I recently signed up for three months of Try The World’s monthly subscription box to bring a little of the international to my home.  I hope you enjoy the mini adventure; I wasn’t quite prepared for a vlog (felt half alive on this particular day) but that is part of what makes these things an adventure, right?  🙂 …

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Uncategorized, Writing

Word Prompt – 01

Introducing Allison’s Well First Word Prompt! Just a quick shout out to my Victoria at Ruffles and Grace – because she is the only blogger I have seen who posts word prompts on her blog.  ‘bows to the lovely Victoria’   And now – onto the prompt.              He peered up at the gate.  It had been years since…

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The Truth About Bartholomew

    Some of you may know that I really loved a recent movie called Risen. One thing I noticed while looking at reviews, was that Christians were consistently insulted over the portrayal of Bartholomew, believing that the filmmakers were trying to mock Christians and even worse, perceiving his character as a fool.   So I decided to write this…

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