Your Family, Your Simple & Intentional Life

Sabbath Rest

Candy blogs: Once again, I have missed sharing on this blog for too long. This has been a year of huge changes in our lives. I have had to take myself up on my own advice by working intentionlly on rest and balance. And our pastor has been teaching on Sabbath rest. What a blessing… Continue reading Sabbath Rest

Your Spirit, Your Work

Unplugged: Re-Posted from July 2009

Candy blogs: Today all the electronic connections in the office went down, even the phones were down so we couldn't even make an announcement that everything was down! The power was still on but we couldn't connect to it. We all groaned and whined and bemoaned all the work that wouldn't get done or would… Continue reading Unplugged: Re-Posted from July 2009

Your Family, Your Simple & Intentional Life

The Family Dinner Table

Candy blogs: One sad result of the hurried, harried lifestyle of today is the demise of the family dinner table. I'm not a fancy cook but I did try to fix dinner at home most of the time when our kids were growing up. We didn't usually actually eat at the table either but we… Continue reading The Family Dinner Table

Your Children, Your Family

It’s Baack … Beloved but Busy

Candy blogs: It's baack ... fall ... the beloved but busiest season in most of our lives. For many this Labor Day weekend was the¬†last hoorah to a more relaxed schedule. We're sorry to see the summer go but always¬†look forward to a change in the weather, getting back to a routine and enjoying the… Continue reading It’s Baack … Beloved but Busy

Moment Catching, Your Family, Your Marriage, Your Simple & Intentional Life

When You Care Enough to Send the Very Best

Candy blogs: I don't know about you but I'm a sucker for a sentimental greeting card. I don't really care for the funny kind. I like the sappy kind, the kind that makes me "leak" or "rain" as my step father-in-law would say. Lately I've been going through some "piles" around the house. These piles… Continue reading When You Care Enough to Send the Very Best