Re:New Refugee Craft Business, Glen Ellyn, IL

This morning I stumbled on an amazing place!

As an avid crafter, I truly appreciate the work and efforts of Re:New Project in Glen Ellyn, Illinois, just outside of Chicago.

amazing Re:New Storefront

Re:New exists to EQUIP refugee women by teaching them how to sew, EMPLOY refugee women offering flexible hours and a fair wage, and ENGAGE local women in a community of dignity, respect, and peace.

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God is Wild About You

Here is a list of promises of God from the Bible that I put together for a Valentine’s Gift Basket a few years ago.


From the heart of your Father ♥ I have loved you with an everlasting love. Jeremiah 31:3 ♥ My love for you remains unchanged though mountains may be moved. Isaiah 54:10 ♥ Nothing can separate you from My love. Romans 8:38-39 ♥ I am your Father and you are My child. Romans 8:16-17 ♥ I long to be gracious and rise in compassion to you. Isaiah 30:18 ♥ I am for you, not against you. Romans 8:31 ♥ You are precious and honored in My sight. Isaiah 43:4 ♥ You are the apple of My eye. Psalm 17:8 ♥ Continue reading

Hippie Wrap

Friends let me say that this may change your life!

Introducing my beloved creation… the hippie wrap. My sustenance through nursing school. (That, and Diet Dr. Pepper)

This is a wrap you can make in 2 minutes and not have to dirty any dishes! I just use a paper towel. Also, it’s pretty healthy.

It’s so simple that you can make it quickly & take it on the go. It’s also yummy and fancy enough to treat your {last minute} lunch guests to, along with some cilantro lime rice and black beans and fresh berries.

Here’s what you will need:

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