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When God Made You

We are loving Jane Meyer’s new book, When God Made You. What a precious book!  The story takes readers on a trip around the world and tells about the unique…

Until the End of the Age, Saints Will Continue to Exist {part 1}

The following was taken from the book The Art of Salvation by Elder Ephraim.  This is one of my all-time favorite books, if not my absolute favorite.  I can read…

DIY: Homemade Laundry Detergent

Little by little, we’ve been trying to get rid of our chemical based household cleaners and other items. One thing we’ve tried and love is homemade laundry detergent.  I saw…

Lenten Giveaway!

We’ve made it through the first week of Lent!  To celebrate and to encourage you to keep struggling toward our glorious Pascha, I wanted to give away some of my…

Lady Lent Cookie Recipe {Kyra Sarakosti}

Today we’re baking our annual Kyra Sarakosti, or Lady Lent, “cookies”.   Normally, I try to have them ready before Clean Monday but this year was busier than usual and we…

Psalter Group Assignments {Great Lent 2016}

Our Psalter Groups began yesterday!  Forgive my delay in posting the assignments but I really try to limit my internet time and planned on hopping on at some point to…

Psalter Group Sign Ups {Great Lent 2016}

Great Lent begins  on Monday!  That means it’s time to sign up for the Psalter Prayer Groups again! Yay! I can hardly wait to start tucking that little green book…

Orthodox Lenten Study Guide {purchase here}

Great Lent starts on March 14 this year–that’s only 6 days away!  Two of my favorite tools during lent are the Psalter and my Orthodox Lenten Study.  Both help keep…

Top Knot Knits Shop

If you follow me on Facebook or Instagram, you probably already know that I opened an Etsy shop back in December.  I am having so so much fun knitting different…

Food, Faith and Fasting

Diet used to be a word we’d only hear when someone was trying to lose weight.  Today, the word diet goes hand in hand with the word health.  With more…