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Merry Christmas! Did you know that Jesus was actually born in a cave??

I know, who knew, right?! This seemed a rather timely historical tidbit, so I thought I’d share. When I went to Jerusalem this summer I was shocked to find this out and to also learn that the Sea of Galilee is actually a lake. These seemed rather important “details” that would have been nice to […]

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Nutrition Tip: The Perfect (Healthy) Pumpkin Pie

The Perfect (Healthy)Pumpkin Pie Recipe 1 (150z) can organic canned pumpkin 1 can organic low-fat sweetened condensed milk 4 organic egg whites 1 tsp ground cinnamon 1/2 tsp ground ginger 1/2 ground nutmeg 1/2 tsp salt 1 low-fat graham cracker crust (I use a pre-made one. Hey, nobody’s perfect.) Preheat oven to 425°F. Whisk pumpkin, […]

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REAL SIMPLE Part I: “Pinch me…”

“Pinch me, I must be dreaming!” “OUCH!” “Nope, it must be true!!” The above is an exchange I had with my husband a little over a month ago after receiving an email from the folks at REAL SIMPLE Magazine asking if I would be willing to let them fly me up to New York City […]

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Photos from Christmas at the Atlanta Mission!

Here are some photos from our day at the Atlanta Mission on Christmas.  In the photos you’ll see our good friends, the Martin’s, who joined us in feeding Christmas dinner to the homeless, along with some of our cute new friends from the shelter.  Here’s hoping your day was merry and bright too! Tweet

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"We Phillips' are Tough!"

I got this in the mail yesterday and was, once again, blown away by how amazing my Mother-in-Law is and how blessed I am.  The title “Mother-in-Law” doesn”t do sweet Anne justice.  She is truly a second mother to me.  She is undoubtably one of the best people I have ever met and I feel […]

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Merry Christmas and an Update from Neil

I hope this finds everyone enjoying their Christmas time with family, watching the children/grandchildren tear open presents, and eating the traditional family dinners. I wanted to wish you all a very Merry Christmas and say that Alyssa and I feel your prayers of comfort, peace and healing. As I sit here beside her at Northside […]

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