Category Archives: blogging

Back in the saddle again

Tweet So much has happened.  We moved to Minnesota. My dad moved to Minnesota as well. The kids started school, then finished for the summer. Dan settled into his new church and I settled into my new job at Target. … Continue reading

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One Word

Tweet Present.  That’s my word of the year. Not present as in “gift.”  Present as in HERE. Let me get more specific with you.  I’m a…how can I say this…large girl.  I’ve always been tall.  But I also love food. … Continue reading

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Linky Love

Tweet I feel like I’ve been missing some blog inspiration lately.  I just don’t seem to come up with good post ideas.  Maybe it’s because I’m so busy.  Or…maybe it’s because I still have a cough that makes me sound … Continue reading

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Little vacation

Tweet Just popping in to let you know I’m taking a bit of a blogging vacation!  T0day I’m  off on my annual Pastor’s Wives Retreat.  My mother-in-law is here to take care of the kids, as Dan is coming too … Continue reading

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Oh, you silly spammers.

Tweet I’ve had my WordPress blog for a while now, and the one thing that increases when you move to your own domain is the spam commenters.  Thankfully my blog is set up to intercept those comments, but I do … Continue reading

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I’ll never do that again.

Tweet So last night I was sitting at the computer, trying to figure out what to post today.  It was either writer’s block, or I was too busy watching Justin Timberlake on SNL.  (FUNNY STUFF!)  So I turned to my … Continue reading

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The best of Essie’s Blessings- 2012 Version

Tweet Happy New Year! Here we are in another new year.  This year marks my fifth year of blogging!  I always like to look back on the year and remember my favorite- and most popular- posts.   Here’s my best … Continue reading

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Help! I need to choose a Christmas header…

Tweet Ok, friends, I need your help.  I’ve started to make a new header monthly for my dear blog here.  My plan is to get 12 months worth saved, and then I can just rotate every year. The problem is, … Continue reading

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I won!

Tweet Last weekend my good bloggy friend Merry Lynn posted a little contest for an Initials, Inc. bag, asking for a favorite homecoming memory.  I had a great memory about dancing with the homecoming king, so I entered! AND I … Continue reading

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Inspiration central

Tweet Writing a blog is not easy.  It may look easy, but it sure isn’t.  That’s why I’m glad to have a bunch of blogs out there to help me find inspiration.  Ever since I’ve moved over to Word Press … Continue reading

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