Category Archives: Thankful Thursdays

Too early for the holidays?

A lot of people like to wait until after Thanksgiving or until DECEMBER (the shock!) to get in the holiday mood.  But in the beginning of November? Is that really allowed?  I must admit, that my husband and I did … Continue reading

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packing for a trip

Ahhh! Wait, going on a trip? and we have to like, PACK? Nevermind that I’ve known for it for like 2 months; everything’s always put off until the day/night before- THAT’S THE WAY WE DO IT…Running around like a “chicken … Continue reading

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The dinner making conundrum

I am currently in charge of the housework and Chazz (doggie) care, and the occasional babysitting job, so there is really no excuse for me not to be more proficient in the kitchen.  My husband would call me when he’s … Continue reading

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I am not

  I am allowed to have an ‘off‘ day every once in a while.  That doesn’t mean that I AM an off person, that means I’m just human. What?  What happened?  What day is this?  Is it Tuesday- oh, I … Continue reading

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Grindstone

Today is a free day.  No plans, perfect to get working, right? Ya, except this is one thing that would never naturally occur to me.  Instead, I have to have inspiration in the form of a friend to come over … Continue reading

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Best books you’ll ever read

How do you find a book? hear about it? movie previews? magazine articles trying to entrance you? in a BOOK CLUB! Yes!  So exciting!  I am thrilled that my friend from high school just started this Miles Apart Book Club … Continue reading

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20 years later

Wow. Just let that sink in. 20 years. 20 years since my life has changed so drastically. 20 years, but does it even feel like 20 years ago? It does feel different.  Different from what; it seems like this is … Continue reading

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Adventures in Babysitting

For the majority of the past month, (and actually for the majority of the summer) has been focused around kids.   In June, I was organizing the recreation for the preschoolers in the Vacation Bible School held at my church. … Continue reading

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Nature meditations

  I find it incredibly fulfilling and peaceful to take a walk around my neighborhood with my dog.  Breathing in the fresh of the air is its own type of meditation; the mindfulness as nature surrounds you is so refreshing. … Continue reading

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Rubber bands

I am so excited that I can still function well cognitively after a brain injury.  I can function so well that I can dissect the Bschelorette and I can go to the library with the young boys across the street … Continue reading

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