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Catching up and slowing down...hopefully

We had a really nice Easter weekend and it is at times like these that I am most thankful for M having the Sunday/Monday weekend schedule that he does. When everyone headed back to work today after a busy holiday yesterday, we were able to stay home, hang out, play, relax and enjoy being together

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For the birds

Nearly another week has passed and at the end of each day as I collapse into bed I think, “What in the world happened to this day? It all just seems to go by so quickly! I know we accomplish something in there but the house seems to STILL be a mess, the laundry is

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Perseverance

He stuck with it, even if only for a few minutes at a time and his dedication has finally paid off! I really thought when he was done he would be so glad that he would not want to do anything else like it but no sooner than I had tied the knot for him,

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Personal Growth

So, this time it really is closing in on a week since my last post. I would apologize but I’m really not sure that anyone cares. That’s the hard part about blogging, it’s pretty one-sided. I type away and pour out my deep dark secrets(ok not really) and never have any idea if anyone even

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Our week in pictures

I realize it hasn’t been quite a full week since I last posted but we have been so busy with our usual daily stuff that it just feels like it has been that long. I have been taking so many pictures along the way so I thought I would try to cut back on my

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Happy Fat Tuesday!

We threw these masks together this morning for a little Mardi Gras fun even though we didn’t have pancakes for breakfast. Super simple, cut a paper plate in half(we used wiggly scissors) and eye holes in each plate half. Let the kids decorate with puffy stickers and feathers, tape a popsicle stick on the side

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For the love of honey!

I am slacking a little in the blog posting area because I am really trying to avoid the computer these days and get more accomplished. My small amounts of down time slip away too quickly when I just sit down to read a couple emails or catch up on a couple of blogs. I know

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Nature at it's best.....and worst

The nasty early morning storm left us with another huge mess. I put a slide show of pictures to the right, you should be able to click on it to make it bigger and easier to see. We had complete blockage of the driveway with a large tree down and several branches. While Mark and