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He Reigns

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Safety Equipment Every Home Needs

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I tend to think of my home as comfortable, with a lived in feeling, but is it safe?
The last Monday - Friday in August is `Safe At Home Week`.
It's that week to really go through your house making it safe for everyone.
Why not challenge yourself, family and friends to fix as many potentially dangerous things as possible around your house.
Here are a few tips to get you started:
(these are just a few ideas, I'm sure there are many more)
(1)  Smoke Detectors: These have a loud beeping noise that alert you of smoke inside your house.
Install one near the kitchen, bedrooms and at least one on every floor in your house.
(2) Fire Extinguisher: To use when you have a small fire in your house. They should be placed within easy reach, such as near doors or along hallways.
(3) An Escape Plan: Sometimes a fire is spreading much too fast to put it out yourself. A plan allows you to plan your escape route. A fire drill, using the plan, should be practiced at least twic…

Review: Love Finds You in Victory Heights, Washington

About the authors:
Tricia Goyer is the author of twenty-four books including:  Songbird, Under a German Moon, The Swiss Courier, and the  mommy memoir, Blue Like Play Dough.  She and her family make their home in Little Rock, Arkansas where they are part of the ministry of FamilyLife. For more on Tricia visit
Ocieanna Fleiss is a published writer and has edited six of Tricia Goyer’s historical novels. She lives with her husband and their four children in the Seattle area. For more about Ocieanna visit her blog at
You may buy the book on Amazon

Contest info: Tricia is giving away 5 Victory Prize packs during the blog tour. This contest is open to both you and your blog readers so please share it in your blog post too. That info can be found on this blog post 
Blog tour schedule:Love Finds You in Victory Heights, Washington

My Review:

                         The year is 1943. The women are hard at work on the homefront, while…

My Redeemer Lives

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When I Think About The LORD

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Kitchen Meme

I found this meme at Be Thou Exalted and decided to do it. ENJOY!!

1. Do you have magnets on your fridge?
2. Do you have a calendar in your kitchen? If so what is the theme?
Yes (2) a Betty Crocker calendar and an animal calendar
3. What is your favorite kitchen gagdget?
I really don't have a favorite one
4. Are you lucky enough to have a pantry of some kind?
Yes (2)
5. What is your favorite appliance?
My  mixer
6. Do you have an eat in kitchen (table in it)?
Our kitchen has a table and chairs, but not everyone can fit in there.
7. Do you have a bread box?
8. Do you have a picture of your kids on the fridge?
9. Do you ever cook breakfast in your jammies?
Of course!
10. Do you have a favorite cookbook that you use?
Not a favorite one, I'm always on the lookout for recipes
11. Are you lucky enough to have recipes passed down from your mom or grandmother?
My mom has collected recipes over the years and she passed those down to me
12. What's your favorite …

I Am

Love Finds You in Victory Heights, Washington

Teaser Tuesdays is a weekly bookish meme, hosted by MizB of Should Be Reading.
Grab your current read Open to a random page Share two (2) “teaser” sentences from somewhere on that page BE CAREFUL NOT TO INCLUDE SPOILERS! (make sure that what you share doesn’t give too much away! You don’t want to ruin the book for others!) Share the title & author, too, so that other TT participants can add the book to their TBR Lists if they like your teasers! My Teasers:     Since listening to Bible stories while perched on his father's knee as a child, Kenny had grown up realizing the power of story. The right words could stir emotion. They could unite and excite people, and help bring important causes to light.
Book: Love Finds You in Victory Heights, Washington Authors: Tricia Goyer and Ocieanna Fleiss Page # 44
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