Aug 312013

Do not quench the Spirit; do not despise prophetic utterances. But examine everything carefully; hold fast to that which is good; abstain from every form of evil. -1st Thessalonians 5:19-20    Are we snuffing out the Holy Spirit today by denying the very words written by Him? Too often I see division. Everywhere I look. […]

Jul 082013

The Parable of the Sower is spoken of three times in the gospels. It is recorded first in Matthew 13:1-23, again in Mark 4:1-20 and lastly, in Luke 8:1-15. Generally, we understand this parable to represent the different types of soil, or people that the word can be sown in. Sometimes the word is sown […]

Jul 072013

I know this post is a bit out of season, but I had a comment from a reader across the pond that was so candid and succinct that I couldn’t help but respond. Colin, I hope you don’t mind that I am putting your comment here. You have actually opened the door for a conversation […]

May 222013

Having A Clean Mouth Taming the tongue is one of the hardest things for a Christian. So hard that often times we may even wonder why we should bother. Have you ever had those moments when you blurt something out without even knowing what was going to reach the hearers ears? I know I have […]

May 222013

Christian Living, What Does The Bible Really Say?  The bible, the inspired word of God consistently talks about two sets of people, those who know God, and those who do not. These two peoples are described as being trees, who will bear fruit according to their kind. Mathew 7:16. Sometimes, Christians living in the world […]

Dec 122012
Make A Polymer Clay Moose

Keeping with the Handmade Christmas theme I’ve created another tutorial for you all to follow along. I needed a “boy toy” but you can always change the color of your polymer clay moose to more girly tones. These moose will actually be part of a farm/hunting play set this year but I can’t show you […]

Dec 092012
Make Polymer Clay Ponies

Hello Internets! I’m going to jump right in here and show you guys the polymer clay ponies I have been working on. Sage is in love with horses and I decided to make her a set for Christmas. That project led in to moose and snowmen too so I think I will be uploading several […]

Nov 122012
I Think I'll Be OK

After a long hiatus, and many doctors appointments I think I am finally ready to jump back into things here at SavvyPracticality. I don’t know what direction I will be heading in, or what my arm/shoulder/back will allow, but I’m going to try to DO something other than drive myself crazy thinking about what I […]

Oct 222012
Halloween Treats

Over the weekend I let the kids take over my kitchen and express their creative sides. They decorated cookies to look like ghosts, Frankenstein and pumpkins because Halloween is all anyone in this house can think of lately. Your kids can follow along with some almond bark, Nutter Butter cookies, Oreo’s and Halloween themed sprinkles. […]

Oct 042012

I’ve been debating on whether to write this post. I guess I am secretly hoping for a miracle cure, but in case one doesn’t come I wanted to let everyone know whats up. Somehow I have overdone it and hurt my neck, back and left arm. I’m off to the doctors tomorrow afternoon to see […]