Cranberry Morning

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About me

Location NW Wisconsin, United States
Introduction Welcome to my blog! My name is Judy, and except for a couple brief intervals, I've lived in Wisconsin all my life. I married the neighbor boy many years ago and we're still best friends. Our family of two has expanded to 19, including children and grandchildren. Of course that's before we start counting the dogs and cats.
Interests Pondering God's sovereign grace, spending time with my husband of 40+ years, seeing our kids and grandkids as often as possible, taking care of and enjoying the company of our dogs and cat. soapmaking, gardening, canning, England, Britain's cathedrals, castles and abbeys, London, James Longstreet, travel on a budget, Reformed theology, British mysteries, Wisconsin countryside, gluten-free cooking and baking.
Favorite Movies Downton Abbey, The King's Speech, Bleakhouse, North and South, Emma, Mrs. Brown, Miss Rose White, Frequency, Shadowlands, The Jury, Collision, Inspector Morse, Campion, George Gently, Foyle's War, Pie in the Sky.
Favorite Music John Rutter and the Cambridge Singers, Before the Throne of God Above, He Reigns - sung by The Newsboys, The Academy of St. Martin-in-the-field, Bach (especially St. Matthew Passion and the Christmas Oratorio), Barber's Violin Concerto, The (yearly) Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols from King's College Cambridge.
Favorite Books Romans, Hebrews, The Holiness of God by R.C. Sproul, The Weight of Glory by C.S. Lewis, Mere Humanity by Donald T. Williams, God in the Dock by C.S. Lewis, How God Became King by N.T. Wright, True Spirituality by Francis Schaeffer, From Manassas to Appomattox by Gen. James Longstreet, (Lee's senior subordinate officer, contrary to popular opinion), The Abolition of Britain by Peter Hitchens, the Lord Peter Wimsey mysteries by Dorothy L. Sayers, My Antonia by Willa Cather, Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen.