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There is a squirrel in my garden!

There is a squirrel in my garden! I had a garden for a couple of years when I first moved to Iowa.  I loved gardening but I hated the fact that I had to put up a fence each year to keep out the bunnies. Last summer, my husband built me 3 garden boxes.  They are about...

Why do we have to be so mean?

Throughout my life I have witnessed how hate can consume and destroy people’s lives.   It seems like the power of hate has multiplied greatly in the past decade. The words we speak to each other or behind each other’s back can be paralyzing.    I looked up...

This Butterfly Only Has One Wing

This butterfly that is eating a mashed up banana only has one wing. I think she is so beautiful and stronger than any other. I wonder if God feels the same way about us. We are not perfect and many of us have been broken, but God sees past our...