Category Archives: Family Things…

For the Love of God…

“No, you can’t come home!” / “You’re life is worthless” / “You have made your own bed, now lie in it” / “Unless you follow our rules, you are not welcome here” / “You have embarrassed your family, so we … Continue reading

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Blessing or Coincidence?

I have this grapefruit tree in my backyard. This grapefruit tree is now about 9 years old and stands alone in my boxed garden area of the yard. This grapefruit tree is special to me…I mentioned it in a blog … Continue reading

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Mary, Mary…quite contrary…

…how does your garden grow? Mine will grow because of lots of hard labor, sweat and sore muscles…thanks to my son, Chip (who moved all this dirt by hand in a wheel barrow), my DIL, Heidi (who brought us ice-cold … Continue reading

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Five Minute Friday! Organize!

This blog was inspired by Kayla … I think I will try to do this every Friday…at least now I think that, we’ll see if I can keep up. I am taking a break at work, so my 5 minutes might … Continue reading

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Jottings from a Day in My Life…Day 3

It’s Tuesday morning and I am feeling guilty for a few reasons. The first reason is this….I’m getting a new dog before my Lady is cold in the ground. I’m not sure why this is making me feel guilty except … Continue reading

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Jottings from a Day in My Life – Day 1…

The last couple of weeks have been kinda hard for me. The thing that has made them kinda hard has been the realization that it’s time to put one of my dogs down for her final rest. I have made … Continue reading

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Provoking to wrath…

Sigh…let me just start by saying that this subject, in my life, has worn itself out! I’ve dealt with it so much that it had become one of those things that I felt I had to bury deep deep away … Continue reading

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