Category Archives: love

Happy Anniversary To Us

♥ Happy 32nd anniversary to my husband Paul. On one hand it seems like forever and on the other I wonder where all the time went. Cheers to us  ♥ Wow!!! Look at the clothes!! Paul’s parents are on the left … Continue reading

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Future Disappointment?

I haven’t written a personal post in a very long time. I do need an honest opinion, but please be nice. 🙂 I was talking with some of the other baseball moms at practice yesterday. We were talking about what … Continue reading

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Biggest regrets. Do you have any?

When we think of our biggest regrets, love tops the list, followed by regrets about family, education and career. What have you done in your past that you wish you’d have done differently? Do you have many regrets or wishes … Continue reading

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What do they do up there?

Every single time I see this it really makes me smile. It could have been us. Do you have good memories like this?

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Big Kiss

This was a discussion on The Talk one day and I wondered what you all thought about it. The discussion I’m talking about is right at the beginning. Do you kiss your kids on the mouth? I love the way Jessica Alba … Continue reading

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Love at first sight

Over half of us believe in love, love, love at first sight, the majority of which admit to having experienced it. Have you? If so, was the feeling mutual? And, did it result in an enduring relationship?

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How early is too early to earn part of your own keep?

I know we’ve talked about this before but it was a long time ago and other than SKL, most of the others who come here, didn’t then. So, one more time. What brought this up was I was chatting this … Continue reading

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True Romance

Any to add that you think should have made the list? What are your favorites?

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Are you a “Royal” watcher?

Are you Royal watcher? I can’t help it. I’ve always been fascinated by “royalty.” The the Grimaldi’s of Monaco. My mom likes to joke that she was pregnant both times at the same time as Jackie Kennedy and Princess Grace of Monaco so I feel I … Continue reading

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Looking for a Valentine’s Day Miracle

A mystery British Soldier called home from Afghanistan to tell his girlfriend that he loved her.  He left a 90-second message pouring out his heart, telling her that it was bad where he was, but that he loved her, that … Continue reading

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Just a warm and gooey feeling post.

2 Sisters Share Same Christmas Card Over 61 Years. This story amazed me. How cool is this?

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I Wish You Enough

Recently I overheard a Father and daughter in their last moments together at the airport. They had announced the departure. Standing near the security gate, they hugged and the Father said, ‘I love you, and I wish you enough.’ The … Continue reading

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The Invisible Mother from SKL

SKL found this on another blog and got permission for us to post it. It’s very moving. It was written by Mary Lynn Plaisance. It all began to make sense, the blank stares, the lack of response, the way one of the … Continue reading

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Swedish Pancakes from Laura

Ok, so somewhere back in history they were probably Swedish, ’cause my Swedish Grandma used to make them.  But we did what every good, red-blooded American family would do, and we got rid of all that fruit.  Replaced it with … Continue reading

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So.  Monday was a hectic day, but not unmanageable.  I had a bunch of laundry to do, I had to go beat the hardware guy about the head and chest with a rubber hose because my lawn mower part STILL … Continue reading

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Going bald

This is kind of a personal post. It’s about Paul’s brother Kevin who has a form of cancer that’s not curable but it is treatable for a while. It’s called Plasmacytoma and after it’s spread it’s called Multiple Myeloma. Well, Kevin’s has spread … Continue reading

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Can Money Buy Happiness?

This is a really good question. Can money buy happiness? I think the answer to this question is going to vary depending on the age of the person you ask. I really do feel when you’re young and in love, … Continue reading

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It your own fault if this happens……

Okay, it’s no secret that I’ve been really depressed lately. The humidity and heat have kept me inside a lot of the time and that in turn leads my head to the “feeling sorry for myself” thoughts I get at … Continue reading

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If a dog was the teacher…

If a dog was the teacher you would learn things like: When loved ones come home, always run to greet them. Never pass up the opportunity to go for a joyride. Allow the experience of fresh air and the wind … Continue reading

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Top 10 Romantic Movies for Valentines Day

And the #1 Romantic Movie is………. Does everyone agree with this? Any to add to the list?

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Happy Birthday Paul

Happy Birthday Paul. We all hope you have a great day. Even though it’s your birthday, I’m still gonna kick your butt at Wii bowling 😉 (I may let you win a few but that’s it :-))

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I know that I’ve talked about this before but I really feel the need to do it again. For those of you who know us, this will come as no shock. For those of you who could care less, sorry for … Continue reading

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Happy 10th Anniversary Jason and Nikki

Happy 10th Anniversary Jason and Nikki. It really does just seem like yesterday. Awe. I remember this day so clearly. Cheers to you guys. Grab some cake and share the joy of the day. Let’s all toast this great couple … Continue reading

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It’s the little things that matter

Everyone knows kids can say the darndest things. They can make liars out of us and make us laugh like no one else! Their questions can be quite confusing but to them the answer should be quite simple. Where do … Continue reading

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Dog welcomes soldier home

This is one of the cutest, most heartwarming things I’ve ever seen. I just had to share it. I get tears in my eyes and was smiling at the same time.

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