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Thoughts on Sex Before Marriage: My Personal Story

I was known as “Vicki the Virgin” in high school.  Did I like that nickname? I found it funny for a time.  It was a joke and a way to mock me. I had wanted to be a virgin on my wedding day, but that did not happen.  This is my story. All of my…… Continue reading Thoughts on Sex Before Marriage: My Personal Story

Anabaptism · friendship · God · lifestyle · minimalism · Relationships · thoughts

A Little Drop of Life

Where I once sang the song of bitterness I now sing the song of contentedness I have learned to listen more and try to understand people rather than have my opinion made out about them.  I give people a chance and realize that we all come from different backgrounds with different thought processes and beliefs. …… Continue reading A Little Drop of Life

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How We Simplify the Holidays

Background: Every late November my mom had her children make “want lists”.    As the only girl in the family (other than my mom), I always got the most presents. I was spoiled.  I expected things. When I was 15, my mindset changed. It was the first year that I told my mom to not buy…… Continue reading How We Simplify the Holidays

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How I Face a Challenge

I like facing challenges. I don’t like the rejection I receive after deciding to go through a challenge. It is hard for me when people don’t want to ask why I am doing something, when they don’t understand when I try to explain it, when they start assuming their own ideas about me without asking…… Continue reading How I Face a Challenge