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Welcome To My New Blogging Home

Welcome To My New Blogging Home

Welcome, Friends. If you’ve made it over to my new site from Blogger, take a look around.

Ready or Not

Ready or Not

I really should be upstairs right now, getting the dye on my hair and finishing my packing before I get on a plane today. I’m flying out to Utah to go pick up Katie, my sister-in-law.

Guy Gift Ideas

Guy Gift Ideas

I got back a few days ago from my father’s funeral. I’m still trying to catch up on my sleep, but I was so glad I could fly out and say my goodbyes to my dad and be with my family during this time of […]

You are never ready to say Goodbye

You are never ready to say Goodbye

Last Friday, I had the feeling to call my Dad. It was on my mind all morning and I called the rehab center where he was staying and got the answering machine. I went about my day, but later in the afternoon I again had […]

You Only Have Today

You Only Have Today

Today is my Dad’s 73rd birthday.  He will spend it in the hospital getting a feeding tube put into his stomach. Sounds like a party to me. 

Three Things I’ve Learned as a Mother

Three Things I’ve Learned as a Mother

This is my 23rd Mother’s Day. I’m not one of those girls who always wanted to be a mother. Most of my childhood was spent helping to raise my younger siblings. I had things I wanted to do, places I wanted to see, things I […]

Lessons from 2012

Lessons from 2012

It’s that time of year again. Source: 25.media.tumblr.com via FrouFruGal on Pinterest   I love that I have my blog as record of some of the things I’ve done this year. Since I’ve only managed to produce 44 posts this year, there are obviously a […]

What’s up? Chicken Butt.

What’s up? Chicken Butt.

Sheesh. A girl moves to a new house and the next thing you know, she ups and disappears on you. So, you may or may not have wondered where I disappeared to.  If  you haven’t wondered, well, I’m going to tell you anyway. Allow me […]

I blame the garden

I blame the garden

We recently received a letter that changed our lives. I won’t go into the details, but let me just sum up by saying we will be moving again. In five weeks or less.

Easter Message

Easter Message

As  you may know, I am a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, also known as a Mormon. There is a lot of misconceptions about my religion. One you may have heard recently is that we are not Christians. You would […]