Saturday, June 22, 2013

links that make me go 'mmmm'

7 Cheap and Awesome Items to Add to Your Toddlers Toy Shelf: Becoming Peculiar
  I've tried a few of these and they are a hit in our house!  My 17 month old loves shoving the pom poms in the glass jar.  Also, she loves throwing the glass jar, but we are working on that.

Mislabeling the Word of God: Yaholo Hoyt for Red Letter Christians
  Do we idolize  the Bible over 'the WORD' himself? (Jesus)

from the heart: how letting go allows me to truly live: Michaela Evanow
  My dear friend keeps blowing me away and breaking my heart with her honesty about the path she is on with her baby girl.  

deeper dignified dialogue: kathy escobar
  How can we engage more deeply with people with whom we have big differences?  Kathy has a few posts on this topic.

Exodus International to Shut Down:
  This is big news any way you slice it.

picture blurry because: madly rocking out

If your son asks you to buy a $1 electric guitar pillow at a thrift store, BUY IT FOR HIM!!  Even if you think there are better toys, like a cool train engine or something wooden.  Because he will play it endlessly, with a real pick.

In the southern hemisphere we survived the longest night of the year last night, so now our sun will stay with us a bit longer each day and nothing can stop it.  That makes me happy just thinking about it.  Hope you have a great weekend, wherever you are.

What have you been writing about or reading these days?  I would love to hear!


  1. Awww . . . thanks for the link love, Becca!

    I love that your son likes to play guitar on that pillow! You guys are obviously musicians. :) I wonder if my Lydia would do the same, since her dad plays guitar?

    1. saf loooooooves any type of real or fake guitar and J is just starting to get into them as well. this morning he asked me for "a real 'lectric and bass titar, like my dad and my Nana'. It's in the family. :)