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All things Barefoot Contessa

Peace cannot be kept by force; it can only be achieved by understanding. Albert Einstein Wishing you a day full of peaceful moments! I love all things Barefoot Contessa / Ina Garten!  I have been following her shows for a while and I love her recipes! She recently came out with a new cookbook, Cooking for Jeffrey and this is
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Book Swap and Salad Potluck

“I have always imagined that Paradise will be a kind of library.” ― Jorge Luis Borg If you love to read or are a casual reader, this post is for you! I have been collecting books in my home and my parents home that we no longer read. I decided to donate these books but then thought about this gathering
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Reading Nook / Fall Magazines

Autumn leaves God doesn’t. I love this quote my dad found on a church sign! Today I am sharing 2 new issues of magazines. Both on news stands NOW! One is a brand new magazine and the other is a fairly new magazine but one of my favorites, it is their holiday issue! First the new magazine started by The
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Reading Nook

No beauty shines brighter than that of a good heart. Anonymous Take time to make someone smile today! ENJOY your day! The New Health Rules: Simple Changes to Achieve Whole-Body Wellness By Frank Lipman, Danielle Claro. This is not the usual type of book for me to read. I had heard good things about it so I thought I would
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Reading Nook / The Ladies Room

Wishing you a beautiful day full of moments that make you smile! The Ladies Room by Carolyn Brown is a light hearted easy read!I LOVED this sweet story! Trudy over hears secrets while in the ladies room at her Aunt Gerts funeral. Trudy ends up taking a journey she never expected! Aunt Gert leaves her old falling down house to
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Reading Nook / Miracle at the Higher Grounds Cafe

Welcome to Thursday! May it be a day filled with small blessings for in seeing them you CAN experience great joy! Miracle at the Higher Grounds Cafe by Max Lucado is a beautiful, heartfelt, thought-provoking story. Chelsea Chambers is going through a break up with her husband. She and her children come to run her grandmother’s cafe after her mother
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Reading Nook / SIFT

Good Monday Morning to you! My hope is you had a beautiful weekend! Make each day this week special! I am so excited to share this new magazine with you! I have been waiting to pick up a copy! This is the PREMIERE issue of the new magazine, SIFT! It is from the wonderful folks at King Arthur Flour! This
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Reading Nook / Living Well Spending Less

If they obey and serve him, they will spend the rest of their days in prosperity and their years in contentment. Job 36:11 NIV I recently read the book, Living Well, Spending Less by Ruth Soukup. Ruth not only wrote the book, she has a blog and Facebook page of the same name. She shares great tips and ideas on
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The Reading Nook

After all, there is no enjoyment like reading. Jane Austen I enjoy reading. I have not been reading enough in the last few years and this year I am trying to remedy that! I recently joined a book club and this little gem was the first book of the group. Oh my, I thoroughly enjoyed it! I normally read the
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Reading Nook

I enjoyed reading a new book by one of my favorite authors while I was at the beach. I went back and forth trying to decide if I should get the actual book or get it on my Nook. I choose my Nook since it was less expensive. I tried reading my Nook on the beach but couldn’t in the
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