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I Taught Them That.

I am not a wonderful mom.  But I know a lot of wonderful moms.  My Facebook feed is filled with wonderful, perfect moms.  But I am not the greatest mom ever.  Once I saw a coffee cup w/ the words … Continue reading

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THE GOOD STUFF Today, on my way home after walking at the track, “The Good Stuff” sung by Kenny Chesney came on my Pandora station. I could say that I’d never heard it before, but that would be wrong because … Continue reading

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Look How Everything Came Together!

Every year I buy new Christmas wrapping paper. Coordinating wrapping paper. Matching wrapping paper. I stand in the wrapping paper aisle of whatever store (usually Hobby Lobby or Target) and go back and forth, comparing papers and trying to decide … Continue reading

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Why I Chose to Participate (& Donate) in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

My grandfather passed away from ALS in January 2004. Back then, I had never heard of ALS. In fact, we were originally told that he had Lou Gehrig’s Disease, and it wasn’t until later that I found out that ALS … Continue reading

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Beauty in Letting Go

Happy rainy “Five-Minute Friday” with Lisa Jo Baker – http://lisajobaker.com/ And, today, the word is… TREE “The trees are about to show us how lovely it is to let dead things go.” I have a love-hate relationship with autumn. While … Continue reading

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The Truth Is…

Even though it’s late, Friday’s not over quite yet… so it’s still “Five Minute Friday” with Lisa-Jo Baker!! And, tonight, the word is TRUTH. And the truth is, truth matters. http://lisajobaker.com/ TRUTH The truth is, we all want to be … Continue reading

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Amazing Grace

Happy November & Happy “5-Minute Friday” with Lisa Jo Baker!! (Or, rather, in my case, “5-Minute Very Early Saturday Morning”…) http://lisajobaker.com/ And, today, our word is GRACE because we all need some. Grace. Amazing Grace. “Amazing Grace” was my grandmother’s … Continue reading

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