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A Cold Dark Oven

I’m thankful for many things this Thanksgiving.  Oddly, I’m somewhat thankful even for my cold, dark oven. I’m thankful that I won’t be on my feet for hours today prepping and baking for a family gathering.  For the first time … Continue reading

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Crouching Tiger, Dying Dragon, Springing Snake

Tomorrow, I celebrate the 27th anniversary of my journey into motherhood.  And the little bundle of joy I brought kicking and screaming into the world twenty-seven years ago, arrived safely, after a long drive north from Texas, to visit us … Continue reading

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Protected: Turkey Surprise

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Protected: Learned New Road Trip Games

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Graduation North Texas Style

A week ago Friday, Rachelle performed for family, friends and faculty at her senior voice recital: Saturday, the actual commencement ceremony held in the UNT Colliseum: Saturday evening, her graduation party, hosted by her friend and former landlord, who also … Continue reading

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A North Texas Easter

Terry and I left Lansing mid-morning on Thursday, April 5th, heading south via the Kansas Turnpike to spend the next four days with our 20-something kids in North Texas.  Since I’m the early riser, I took Apollo to the kennel … Continue reading

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Friday the Thirteenth Eve

I said goodbye to my daughter early Thursday morning because by the time I returned home from work, she would be waiting to board her plane at KCI.  She did send me a couple of photos of the sunset.  She … Continue reading

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