A Jesus Girl's Guide to Soul Care: A Pedicure for the Soul
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A Jesus Girl’s Guide to Soul Care: A Pedicure for the Soul

A Jesus Girl’s Guide to Soul Care: A Pedicure for the Soul If I tripped and fell on the impossibly tiny Vietnamese manicurist, as I climbed into the indulgent massage/Chinese torture/space chair, she’d die. Instantly.  When I get a pedicure, I feel like a giant.  Every inch of my Scottish-Norwegian-Nordic-Goddess village pillaging size 9 ¾ … fine – size ten feet have got to make the Eastern folk question their safety. Also, their hourly wage.  And I don’t know what …

Best Tips for Effective Parenting for Every Parent 1
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Best Tips for Effective Parenting for Every Parent

October 1999, I thought I had the parenting thing down pat. I could have easily written tips on what I knew then about effective parenting for every parent. I would have been wrong.   Mary Margaret, aka Maggie, Magpie, and the Magster was easy… even if we thought she was hard.  I did, in fact, take her to the emergency room once for a nasty temper tantrum.  So outside the realm of her “normal” behaviors, I thought she had a …

Free Internet and Jesus 2
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Free Internet and Jesus

“Grrrr!” I whispered. “Free internet my back end.” I entered the letters and numbers for the 6th time. This time I pounded on each key most methodically, aggravating my snoozing sister. A M E R I N E 5 0 8 The message flashed again. We’re sorry.  We have been unable to find a guest matching those credentials.  Please call the front desk for help resolving this issue.  My sister was asleep in the hotel bed next to me.  If …