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What Are Your Assumptions?

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Hey everyone! 😀

I’ve seen people do this quite a few times before, and I thought it’d be fun to try it out myself! 🙂

All you have to do is comment on this post, and tell me a few things that you assume about me, but don’t really know for sure. 🙂

Later, I’ll do a post featuring all the assumptions, and whether they are correct or not. 😀

I can’t WAIT to see y’all’s assumptions!!! 😀

~Rosy ❤

The Bookish Bucket List Tag

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The Bookish Bucket List Tag

I was officially by tagged Elisha for the Bookish Bucket List tag! 😀 (Check out his post HERE!) Thank you for the nomination! 😀 

Here are the rules for this tag. 

  • Link to the tag’s creator (Madison’s Inkwell).
  • Link to the person who tagged you.
  • Tag as many people you want (10 people, in my case).
  • Answer the questions asked by your nominator.
  • Create 10 new questions for your nominees.

Elisha’s Questions

1: Who are, in your opinion, the ten greatest writers in history?

Well, there are a lot, I’m not sure if I could pick out ten. That’s kinda overwhelming, haha!!

2: Have you written a book? If so, describe it in under 140 characters.

I’ve written a lot of short stories, but never a book – yet. 😉 

3: If you stand up from your desk, close your eyes, spin around three times, then open your eyes again, what is the first book you see?

The Shaping of a Christian Family by Elisabeth Elliot. 

4: What was the worst book you have ever read (mine was probably The Great Gatsby)?

I really don’t know. (I think I started reading the Great Gatsby though and read about 4 pages before putting it down. I don’t remember what it was about though. XD)

5: Are you currently working on a book?

Maybe…??? *evil laugh*

6: Who is your favorite modern-day writer?

Rebekah Jones, Maggie Joy and Malachi Cyr. They are all GREAT writers and friends! 😀 

7: Do you have a specific place for your reading? If so, describe it.

Like, a specific place to read books? Well, pretty much anywhere I happen to be. Usually on my bed or the couch.

8: Are Kindle EBooks superior to printed books?

No way! Yes, they’re cheaper, but a real book is waaay nicer. 

9: If I published a book on Amazon Self-Publishing, would you read it?

I might be interested in reading it, depending on what is was about. I probably wouldn’t have the money to buy it though, lol! 

10: Who is, in your opinion, the most underrated author currently writing today?

I don’t really know of a lot of current-day writers other than friends. Maybe Rebekah Jones? 

Those were awesome questions, Elisha! Thanks again for the tag! 🙂

I nominate: 

Hattush

Joshua

Lydia

Elijah 

Malachi 

Your questions: 

  1. What is your favorite genre?
  2. What’s your least favorite?
  3. Who are your top favorite modern-day writers?
  4. Who are your favorite writers from the past? 
  5. What books are on you TBR list?
  6. What was the last book you read?
  7. Do you ever want to publish a book?
  8. Who is your favorite fictional character?
  9. What are some of your favorite books?
  10. What books do you think have the best cover?

Hope you guys enjoyed this post, and thanks for reading! 😀 

~Rosy ❤ 

 

Life as a Missionary Kid in Mexico

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Hey guys! Hattush from Daughter of the Light interviewed me for a guest post on her blog. 😀 She asked a lot of great questions, especially about our family’s life and ministry here in Mexico. 🙂 Even though this was originally written for her blog, I thought I’d share it with you as well! 😀


 

  • Why did your family decide to go into missions?

 

Well, my mom’s parents were missionaries in Mexico when she was a girl, and my dad worked with my grandpa before he was married. My parents married in Mexico, and when I was 2 we moved to the States. My Dad wanted to get more training and church experience before going back to plant a church. And 4 and a half years ago, we did! 🙂 

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  • What’s one of the funniest things that happened to you in Mexico?

 

I honestly have no idea about this question.  Ok, one funny/embarrassing thing that happened to me… Once when we first moved here, I was buying tortillas and asked for “flour” tortillas, but instead of using the word for flour, I accidentally used the word for um….. Urine. XD The lady was laughing and laughing, and I never knew until I told Dad about it!

 

 

  • What was the hardest to adjust to?

 

  1. The lack of Christian fellowship. This is something I really took for granted when we lived in the US. 
  2. Language! Moving to a country where you know almost nothing of the language was pretty rough. Almost 5 years later, I’m not as fluent as I would have hoped, but at least I can communicate some. 

 

 

  • Do you miss the US?

 

Yes, I do, very much. However, it has gotten easier as the years have gone by. I’m really learning to trust God with where He has placed me. I still miss my friends a lot, but the Lord is teaching me to be content. 

 

 

  • What’s the hardest thing about being a missionary kid?

 

Maybe the fact that most of my relationships are online-based since most of my friends live in the US, or other parts of Mexico. 

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  • What is the most rewarding?

 

Just being right where God has placed us. Also, I love seeing God working in other people’s lives. 

 

 

  • What are your favorite things to do when you want to relax? 😛

 

Definitely doing art! There’s almost never a time when I don’t have some project or another going on! Next to that, it would be reading.

 

  • What is your favorite time of year?

 

That’s a hard one. XD There are pros and cons to every time of year. I love the summer. However in the summer electricity and internet are out almost more than they’re on, because of the rainy season. In the winter, at least we have electricity, but it’s SO cold, and I can’t say I really love the cold. All in all, I guess I’d have to say Summer because I love rain and thunder, even with the lack of internet. 😉 

 

 

  • What is the climate like?

 

Well, I sort of touched on this in the last question. 😉 Spring is actually the hottest time of year, though it rarely even hits 100 degrees which is super nice, especially after living in Phoenix, Arizona! (Where it gets to 120…) XD Summer is fun because it rains a lot and everything gets super green, which I totally love.  Fall is just fall, and then in Winter it gets SUPER cold (at least for us, after living in AZ). It snows, although not much, and one of the sad things about Winter is that I always have to wear shoes… XD 

 

 

  • What is something you want to say to other missionary kids?

 

I know it may be hard, but don’t get discouraged! It will get easier. When I accepted living here and surrendered to God, I was a lot happier with my life. Even though it’s still hard sometimes, and I miss my friends, I’m happy. 

 

  • What’s a fun fact that not many people know about you? 😉

 

   My sister Gracie and I are less than a year apart, and we are the same age for 12 days! 😀 

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Thanks for those awesome questions, Hattush! ❤ I really enjoyed answering them. (Love you!)

Hope you guys enjoyed reading a little bit about our life here, as missionaries in Mexico! 🙂 😀

~Rosy ❤ 

Beloved, let us love one Another – Acapella Video

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Hi guys!

Here’s is an acapella song video I did yesterday, with the song Beloved, let us love one another. 🙂 😀

 “Beloved, let us love one another, for love is of God; and everyone who loves is born of God and knows God. He who does not love does not know God, for God is love.”

1 John 4:7-8

 

~Rosy 🙂

What I’ve Been Doing Lately :)

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Hey guys!! Here is an update of what’s been going on in my life. 😀

Lately, I have…..

Read

It’s a Jungle out There by Ron Snell

The Unexpected Journey by Douglas Bond

The Lost Art of True Beauty by Lesly Ludy

Deliver the Ransom Alone by Verda Glick

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Watched

Polycarp

It’s a Wonderful Life

Flywheel

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Listened to

Oh Come, Oh Come Emanual – Peter Hollens. my favorite version of this song!!!!

Big Enough – Happy Goodmans. My family has been singing this song forever, and I finally found it on Youtube!!!

Yet Not I But Through Christ In Me – City Alight. I love this song!

The Unbelievable – Sovereign Grace. 

And more….. 😉

Other

~I got to see several of my friends recently, which was fun!!! 😀

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~AND LOOK AT THIS SHIRT I GOT! I love it, lol! XD (The top word is “Redheads” btw. 😉 )

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~Also, as I said in an earlier post, I have been getting into painting. I’ve been enjoying it very much!!

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~The weather has been getting a lot colder lately. This morning, the goat’s water had frozen several inches thick.

 

Other things that have been keeping me busy…

~Marshmallow making!

~Photography

~School

~Making song videos with my siblings

~Practicing singing with my sisters

~Playing guitar and piano

~Listening to music

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~This week we will be getting ready to go to my grandparent’s house (they live in another state in Mexico, about 11 or 12 hours from us) for Christmas. We are very much looking forward to that!!! If I end up getting any good pictures, I will hopefully be posting them here sometime. 🙂

I hope you enjoyed this packed post!! XD

In Christ,

Rosy 🙂 ❤ 

 

 

A Blast From the Past!

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As I am sitting down to write this blog post, I literally have no idea what to write about. I don’t know why, but for reason, I haven’t had much blogging inspiration, which I usually do. Hmmm… I’m going to try to think of something interesting. XD

*Is thinking*

*Crickets*

*10 minutes later*

Hey, I think I have an idea… A few days I found something I made years ago… Let me see if I can find it. 😉

Ok, here it is! So, when I was twelve, I really wanted to start up an encouraging magazine for girls. So, I made the first issue of Future Homemakers! It was also the last, but… XD Yeah, I never did do anything with it. But it’s crazy fun looking back on what I did almost 4 years ago, lol!

So, here it is! (P.S. Please ignore all the millions of typos and awkward sentences, AND terrible graphic design skills, lol!)

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There you have it! Hope you enjoyed this random little piece of the past! ;P

~Rosy

P.S Maybe someday I’ll try seriously starting up this magazine for real.

Someday.

Maybe. XD

How Well do you Know Rosy – 2

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How Well do you Know Rosy – 2

I’m back with another quiz! Yay! (Cause quizzes are awesome, lol!) This is a part two to the How Well do You Know Rosy quiz I did a while back. If you didn’t get to it, HERE IT IS. 🙂 😀

And now… Part two! This quiz may turn out to be a bit harder than the last one. (Maybe because I was running low on questions, lol. It took me forever to think up all those. XD) So don’t worry if you get a low score. 😉 Have fun!


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Can’t wait to see all of your answers!!!

_Rosy

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Happy Autumn!

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Happy Autumn!

Yes, it’s been Autumn for three days, and no, I haven’t gotten around to posting about it until just now… Oh well! XD

But anyway, as I was saying… It’s Fall. Like, wow. Where did Summer go? (Who else feels like it just started?!) *Raises hand*

It’s been raining (And thundering, and lightening!) quite a bit lately, which is amazing. *Happy sigh* Especially at night. It’s awesome going to sleep with the sound of thunder all around… (Not to mention that at night you don’t have to worry about the electricity going out…. lol.)

So yeah, it’s Fall. 🙂 And I hope y’all have been enjoying it as much as I have!

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Have a great Autumn everyone!! 😀

_Rosy

Time for a Q&A!

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Time for a Q&A!

Hey people!! I’m super excited right now, because, as you can see from the title, I’m doing another Q&A! 😀 I did one quite a while ago, and it was really fun, but I’m even more excited about this one…

 

The reasons I’m looking forward to this one so much is because 1) My sister Gracie is doing it with me!!!!! She’ll be answering the questions with me. 🙂 Aaand, 2) We’ll be answering all y’all’s questions in video form this time! 😀 So yeah, I think this will be really fun. 🙂 😀 😉

 

Oh, and here’s where you guys come in… ;P Basically you just ask us one or more questions (If you want to) in the comments below or you can use the survey below to submit questions. 🙂

 


Disclaimer: I reserve the right to decided not to answer any question, for any reason. And please make sure that all questions are edifying to both God and man! 🙂 

 

Ok people!! 🙂 I can’t wait to read and answer your questions!

Let’s do this!

Rosy 😀