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I’m A Contender, Baby

Mother of the Year may be out, but I’m a shoo in for Idiot of the Year. Katie went to babysit late yesterday afternoon and I received a text from her at some point saying she would be home around 1:00. At 11:30 I headed up to bed and Taylor was in the basement with…

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A New Concept

I’m starting something new this year. Very new. Now, I’m not one to make resolutions at the first of the year. To me a resolution is nothing more than a set up for failure. But I AM trying a different course to life and the initiation date just happened to be the first Monday in 2011. This…

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Thankfulness – Day Thirty

Today has been a long day and it’s not over yet. So this is going to be short and sweet. I am Oh-So-Very-Thankful that this is my last “Thankful November” post. The End

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Thankfulness – Day Twenty Seven

Today has been a good day and a not so good day all rolled into one. The not so good part? One friend (Janine) who has just been through her second chemotherapy treatment for breast cancer lost her dad this morning to lung cancer. Another not so good part? Our young friend, Hannah, is in Children’s…

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Thankful – Day Five

Today I’m thankful Todd made it home safely from his business trip. I’m also thankful for the busyness that requires me to post this from my phone because there was no time to write at all today. It’s exhausting but it’s good.

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A Blog A Day – Thankfully

For the month of November I’m going to try to blog each day. Oh, please do stop laughing. It’s not becoming. My friend, Gail, talked me into it. Except I’m not going to do the 30 day meme that she wanted me to do. I would have to be much too honest to do that…

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In Which I Curse My Lack of Camera And Eat

Terri came to Mom & Dad’s a couple days before I got there so she could go home early for her grandson’s birthday. So Friday she packed up and headed back to Fort Worth. Not only was it another lazy morning for Mom and Dad and myself, it was an entire day of utter relaxation.…

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Camp Lynchburg – Day One

Thursday, September 23, 2010: 1530: Deploy from driveway in packed vehicle. 1531: Pick up Hannah. 1532: Hit the open road. Yesterday we left the hood shortly after Katie got home from school. We drove around the corner to pick up Hannah, Taylor’s good friend who was diagnosed with Stage IV Hodgkins just weeks before graduating from high…

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Na na na na na. Na na. Na. Homie Time!

(are you singing the song?) What is the significance of the first Friday after shool starts? Anybody? That’s right! It’s Homie Time! Not only is it Homie Time, it’s Brunch with the Homies time. Is there anything better than delicious food and laughing with good friends and meeting some new ones? I think not. And…

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