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Sheriff

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When I think of the word sheriff, I think of one of two things: the Sheriff of Nottingham from The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood or the Bob Marley song I Shot the Sheriff. This week, the word came up in conversation and I realized just how odd it looks to have an English word ending in f, […]

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Origami and Lego Shadow Boxes

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I’ve always thought I would use shadow boxes for displaying baby booties or bibs, but when we were dismantling and uncluttering Eli’s bedroom in the fall I fell in love with these lego robots he had created. They were too stinking cute to disassemble or stash away and since I knew I also had an […]

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Pumpkin Black Bean Soup

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This is my most requested recipe. It smells amazing as it cooks and tastes like nothing else in this world! Love it! And it’s so easy! Which makes it even better! It’s vegetarian, can easily be made vegan, and you won’t miss the meat! If you were visiting and I made this soup for you, […]

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Rhyme

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I’ve noticed that, for some reason, people often like to argue about poetry and whether or not something rhymes. Ok, maybe this isn’t an every DAY observation, but I’ve seen it multiple times throughout my life, so I thought: where does rhyming come from? Whether you think plain rhymes with again or not, we must submit […]

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The Poetry of Love

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Roses are red (sometimes); violets are blue (are they?). If you’ve ever read poetry or listened to the radio, you know that a lot of poetic verse is preoccupied with one thing: L O V E. Just in case you’ve spent all your energy celebrating Mardi Gras today and totally forgot about Valentine’s Day tomorrow, […]

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The Patient Lover

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Revelation 3:20 says, “Here I am! I stand at the door and knock. If anyone hears my voice and opens the door, I will come in and eat with that person, and they with me.” In John Donne’s sonnet, he implores the Lord to stop knocking, beat down the door and rescue him! Holy Sonnet […]

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I ♥ Pepperoni Pizza

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Who doesn’t love pizza? What better way to say “I love you” at dinner than this pizza with its heart-shaped pepperoni and peppers? Use a ready-made crust or make this delicious homemade whole wheat pizza crust from scratch. Don’t worry! Pizza crust is quicker and easier than most bread recipes. I first made this pizza […]