Posts By: NautilusMinnie

Alice’s Mint Tea

I enjoy  a good cup of tea. I collect mugs. I dearly do enjoy stories about Alice. And with the combination of all three, I really am a happy girl. This Mint tea was in a collection of Alice tea’s. This one features The Walrus and the Carpenter on it’s box and will leave you… Read more »

The Importance of Restoration

Lately, I’ve found myself accumulating bitty headaches and major heartaches. Both of which, can easily leave anyone feeling jaded. I’m sharing this minute personal information because there is a great need for restoration in the soul when this happens. If we don’t take time to be restored, we’ll become noticeably shabby. In a little over… Read more »

Be Cautious of Your Tongue

Look at the ships also, though they are so great and are driven by strong winds, are still directed by a very small rudder wherever the inclination of the pilot desires. So also the tongue is a small part of the body, and yet it boasts of great things. See how great a forest is… Read more »

Predestination – a response to a prompt

Here’s another response to a prompt given to me by my beloved. The prompt was ‘Predestination.’ Heavy subject indeed. Man has long pondered the question of destiny. Are we indeed traveling through a story that has already been lain out for us, in which we have no power to change the ending? Perhaps we create… Read more »

Hooray for Red Letter Art!

About a week ago I was the lucky winner of a Red Letter Words Art Giveaway hosted by Sarah Mae of Like A Warm Cup of Coffee. I won a 12X12 gallery wrap canvas. I love receiving fun things in the mail, esp. fun things that I can use for decorating. Thank you Sarah Mae… Read more »

One of many prompts

A few days ago my prompt from my beloved was,Utopia . I wrote a very small bit for this one. The others I’ve done so far, are a bit more serious, so I figured this was a good place to start if I’m going to be sharing them. Utopia One of those deeply warm, drifting… Read more »

Prompts From My Husband

A newly added twist to my beloved and I’s marriage is that each day he is giving me a singular word prompt. I am then to write whatever comes to mind from this one word. A long time ago, I wanted to be a writer. When I found out that I was one, I stopped… Read more »

Your Own Jesus by Mark Hall – A Book Review

Through Twitter I learned that Mark Hall, lead singer for the band Casting Crowns, was looking for some people to read and review his new book, Your Own Jesus. It was released August 1, 2009.  I wrote to his publisher and was privileged to receive a copy. Below is my review which can also be… Read more »

Mark 8:36-37

I saw this hawk in our backyard waiting and watching for a meal to pass by. One never did. Eventually, he flew on. For what does it profit a man to gain the whole world, and forfeit his soul? For what will a man give in exchange for his soul? Mark 8:36-37

Budget Friendly Disney Souvenirs

A trip to Walt Disney World can be hard on the bank if you don’t plan it correctly. The souvenirs you and your kids may want during your visit are no exception.  I’ve put together a few tips on how to bring home the goods without going broke. A. Bring your quarters and pennies. Across… Read more »