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getting some “me-time” by the clothesline…

Our dryer has quit drying. So, until the repair person comes to fix it Saturday, I’ve been having to hang my laundry out on the line. I know I’ve said before how much I like it, but I forgot to mention … Continue reading

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tire swing fun…

I usually try not to post pictures that I took that might be out of focus or just quick shots, but, I’ll have to put aside my “pickyness” and share these anyway. Saturday, I had planned on cleaning up my … Continue reading

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Blanket forts and “ruts”

Ever get to that point in your life that you feel like you’ve driven yourself right into the deepest rut and just can’t find your way out? You live your life filling your responsibilities with martyr like gusto and taking care of … Continue reading

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10 signs you need to get a babysitter for the evening and go out…

I’m sure we’ve all had some crazy momma days where it seemed that the kids have all ganged up in attempts to see how far they can push you off the cliff. I know that when it gets to feeling … Continue reading

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A Fresh New Year!

I’ve always loved the beginning of a new year. Its my way of rebooting, renewing and reassessing everything in my life. It hardly feels like its been a whole year since we rang in 2011 due to how busy my … Continue reading

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Keep Calm and Blog about it instead…..

Besides, our children are not supposed to be trophies for us to sport around in attempts to make the world think that we have raised THE most spectacular specimens for all the world to oooh and ahhh over. Our children … Continue reading

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“I love you, have a peaceful day”

28 “Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. 29 Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest … Continue reading

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