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Easter traditions

My kids love doing an Easter egg hunt. I, however, struggle with what to put in the eggs. They really don’t need more candy. Last year, I bought a bag of candy that I thought I could share with a … Continue reading

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A whirlwind

My oldest daughter has some health issues, so we are frequently taking her to the doctor. I am pretty good at rattling off her information to the receptionist and generally knowing what to expect at an appointment (except that our … Continue reading

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Could you say that again, please?

Perhaps this isn’t a post I should be working on this morning. It’s the second week of summer vacation and this is the first opportunity I’ve had to sit at my computer and write. Any other time I’ve sat at … Continue reading

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Giving Thanks for the Little Things

This week we’re sharing things we are thankful for. I really have nothing to complain about, so I could be extremely brief and simply say I’m thankful for my life the way it is, but that wouldn’t be fair to … Continue reading

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I’m sure my mom has a sense of humor, but when it comes to hilarious stuff from my childhood, my dad is more likely to be involved.  However, I’m sure my kiddos have plenty of ammunition to bust me with when … Continue reading

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Best Toys

I was very much an outdoor kid and loved all the fun outside gifts like sleds and bicycles. My momma had to hunt me down to get me to come inside when it got late so I could take my … Continue reading

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