Becky Soderquist

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  • Thank you. Again.

    Last May we published a post titled “Thank You.”  With the recent birth of our son, our hearts are full and we feel the need to express thanks again. In November 2013 after years of hoping to be pregnant, I had to have surgery.  During the surgery, my doctor discovered that I would never be […]

  • Fate Cake Charms

    By Aurie One Halloween night when I was newly married, I came across an article in some magazine or other that told of a tradition in which little charms were baked in a cake and served to guests.  Whatever the guests found in their slice told them something about their future. A four leaf clover […]

  • Our Advent Tradition

      The word “Advent” comes from the Latin “adventus” and refers to the “coming” or “appearance.”  Christians all over the world have long celebrated Advent during Christmas time.  The nativity and Christ’s coming to the world as an infant are remembered as well as the hope of Christ’s second coming to the world as a […]

  • Thank You.

    To everyone who supported our Baby for Becky fundraiser: We did it!  Our entire TWT team is overwhelmed with gratitude for each of you.  Thank you! Here is a little message from Becky and her family: At this time, Becky and her family are moving forward with the next step for their family.  They are ecstatic! […]

  • Our Jerusalem Dinner

    Our Jerusalem Dinner  Every year I looked forward to this dinner, my family’s “Jerusalem Dinner” held on Christmas Eve.  Amidst the magic and wonder of Santa and gifts and lights and excitement, this dinner was centering.  The table was set with Mom’s simple stoneware plates and cups, reminiscent of the humble dishes probably used at meals […]