Cranberry Morning

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Location Wausau, WI (formerly of Dallas, WI), 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 23, including children and grandchildren and a couple great grandchildren!
Interests Pondering God's grace, spending time with my husband of 50 years, downsizing and moving from country to city. soapmaking, gardening, canning, England, Britain's cathedrals, castles and abbeys, London, James Longstreet, travel on a budget, theology, British mysteries, Wisconsin countryside, gluten-free cooking and baking.
Favorite Movies Downton Abbey, Bleakhouse, North and South, Emma, Mrs. Brown, Miss Rose White, Frequency, Shadowlands, The Jury, Collision, Kavanaugh QC, Inspector Morse, Endeavour, Vera, Campion, George Gently, Foyle's War, Pie in the Sky.
Favorite Music John Rutter [just about anything] 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 and Surprised by Hope and The Day The Revolution Began (and several others) 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.