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My Crazy Messy Family

I spent yesterday sitting in a hospital.  Waiting.  I’ve spent way too many days in the last year or so doing just that.  Between my mom, dad, sister and sister-in-law, I’ve seen the surgical waiting room way too many times.  It has been a rough year or two for my family. Each time I sit…

The Iron Writer

Last fall my dear friend K.A.DaVur (author of Hunter the Horrible, a fantastic tale written for children of vampires and friendship) roped me into joining her in this writing group. I was understandably concerned as I am not a professional.  But the frightful authoress insisted.  And I joined.   I took my first challenge and won.…

Welcome Back!

I have been a slacking blogger. I know most of you have been checking every day, week after week, month after month – hoping and waiting for word from me! Ok, I realize by now you’ve forgotten I once had this little blog of mine. The truth is I don’t have Blogger’s Block. I have…

Happy Mother’s Day

I’m jumping on the bandwagon with the Mother’s Day posts!  Sort of.  Mine will be a tad different.   First, I love my mother.  She is the strongest woman I know.  I’m not going to share her life story here, but she has really overcome so many major obstacles and is a strong, smart and…

What A Decade!

Yesterday we celebrated the 10th birthday of our third child.  For us, the third child brought a huge change in our world.  I had just quit my job and we decided to have another baby.  It also marks another milestone. I began working with the Children’s Ministry Team at my church.  Thinking as a stay…

Too Much Junk!

The last few months have been super busy in my world.  It seems I’m home less than 2 nights a week for dinner!  I love to eat out, but lately I’ve really gotten tired of eating at restaurants of all kinds!  I’ve just had too much junk. So when I stumbled upon Stacy Makes Cents…