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Mom’s the Word❤️

 When I began this blog 4 years ago, this was one of the first posts I wrote. As we approach Mother’s Day this weekend, I thought it was worth a re-post with a few updates.   May 6, 2013: We … Continue reading

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Family Traditions

Many of us practice family traditions, particularly around this time of year.  One we established with our kids from a very young age, was making the annual trek to a local tree farm, in search of the perfect Christmas tree, … Continue reading

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Just the Other Day

Just the other day, I held you in my arms for the very first time.  I couldn’t have imagined the impact you would have on my life, nor the things you would teach me. Just the other day, I watched … Continue reading

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Precious Together Time

As parents, we hope our children enjoy spending time with us as adults. Let’s face it, growing up, they really have no choice.  Whether we are good company or bad, our kids are stuck with us. Moving into their adult … Continue reading

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Shove Over, I’m Moving In!

With the arrival of spring,  comes the never ending flurry of activity of our feathered friends.  It is a busy time of year as they return from the sunny south, seeking out residence once again in our more northern parts. … Continue reading

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Lions & Tigers & Babies…Oh My!

If you are a fan of the Wizard of Oz, you’re probably shaking your head & thinking, what the heck is she talking about?   Shouldn’t that title read, Lions & Tigers & Bears, Oh My? Well yes is should. … Continue reading

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Last Man Standing

In the next few months, our very handsome nephew & his beautiful bride with exchange “I do’s”, marking the last of our 4 to be married. Our last man standing. One of the very first posts I wrote, was about … Continue reading

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Mommie Moments

Becoming a parent is one of the most rewarding & challenging roles we are gifted in this thing we call life.  It is a lifelong commitment, a journey filled with tremendous responsibility.  It is journey I wouldn’t trade for anything. … Continue reading

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Sunday Snuggles

Can there be anything more infectious than the laughter & giggles of a little one?  Tickling snuggles to warm your heart! One of the first posts I wrote on this blog was in reference to a day spent with my … Continue reading

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Little Girl Dreams

When our daughter K was about 8 years old, we introduced her to riding.  Having tried her hand at a few different extracurricular activities, none had really been of keen interest to her.  That is, until she discovered horses. There is … Continue reading

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