August 23, 2019
August 20, 2019
This beautiful printable reminds us that we can rest assured . . . “Jesus is mine!” You can save this to your computer and use it on your blog or website, or you can print it out to use
in your art journal, daily planner, or frame it to hang in your home so you don’t forget that you are loved by our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.
Be sure to stop back often to see all of the new FREE printables, designed for
RUBY magazine by Nina at Vintage Mama’s Cottage.
Nina Newton, Sr. Editor, RUBY magazine: When my four older children were in school, I returned to college as a “non-traditional student.” Eventually, I earned degrees in Classics and Philosophy, and a graduate degree in Medieval Studies: History of Theology. After teaching at a small community college in Michigan for seven years, my husband and I were blessed with the adoption of our two beautiful daughters, Gracie and Annie. We live in northern Indiana in a small farming community where I work on RUBY magazine in my home office. I have worked for several years offering my handmade and refashioned garments and accessories online under the creative name of “Vintage Mama’s Cottage.” My personal blog is at www.vintagemamascottage.net
August 16, 2019
August 15, 2019
“…I am come that they might have life, and that they might have it more abundantly.” - John 10:10
Oh, no! Watch out roses. Gene has a shovel…. Gene, my husband, enjoys growing rose bushes. However, he is an impatient gardener. When the bushes don’t begin leafing out in the spring as he believes they should, he replaces them.
August 13, 2019
Here's a great opportunity for you to re-evaluate and focus on getting healthy . . . we're joining Katherine, from Katherines Corner for her Healthy Habits Giveaway!
(This is the first of three articles from Stan Popovich. Stay tuned to Ruby Magazine for parts two and three in the near future!)
Do you ever get stuck into that vicious cycle of worrying where you get overwhelmed with worrying and fearful thoughts? In return, this creates more panic and worry and eventually you can’t function because you are a basket case.
As the author of a managing fear book, I struggled with fear, anxiety, and stress for over 20 years. Eventually, I was able to overcome the endless cycle of fear and anxiety. Here is a brief summary of what I did to get better.
August 10, 2019
August 8, 2019
“Don’t race those horses!” my dad hollered through the screen door.
His warning faded with every hoof beat. His voice drifted away with the breeze as Babe and I rode side by side with my best friend, Mary, and her horse, Bolt.
August 4, 2019
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July 31, 2019
July 26, 2019
“Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of lights, with whom there is no variation or shadow due to change.”James 1:17 (ESV)
While recently searching through several boxes of old family photos, I came across a surprise.
July 24, 2019
This year we are planting just ONE tomato plant (in a container on our deck), and a few strawberry plants in pretty hanging planters. Last summer I saw a cute hanging planter made from two white
Hymn Stories by Diana Leagh MatthewsThe New Year is upon us, bringing new beginnings and new hopes and dreams for the future.
Getting pregnant again after going through a miscarriage should be a joyful experience. It should be the promise of new life with a beautiful baby arriving.
July 23, 2019
Yesterday, I posted some of these images on Shoestring Elegance's Facebook Page and well, let's just say there was far more interest than I had anticipated in my use of the Lemons that came with my
July 22, 2019
This month’s recipe collection features all things blueberry. Whether you want to make an old fashioned blueberry pie or try a couple of new, more adventurous recipes with the bountiful blueberry
July 20, 2019
In December, at the funeral of President George H. W. Bush, the hymn “Eternal Father, Strong to Save” was sung.
July 17, 2019
Happy 4th of July! In celebration of our country’s birthday, let’s learn more about our national anthem.
Proverb 16:9 In their hearts, humans plan their course, but the Lord establishes their steps. (NIV)Planning is one of my strong points—especially planning vacations. Although asking
July 16, 2019
Katherine Corrigan of Katherine's Corner is a member of the Ruby Blogger Team and has been a friend of Ruby right from the beginning! Her blog, Katherine's Corner, is filled with wonderful recipes, crafts, giveaways, fun and friendship, and of course the Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop every week.
July 15, 2019
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June 24, 2019
If you're anything like me you're rushing around a bit to get all your Christmas baking and shopping done. Isn't it such fun?! Sigh...