Category Archives: love

Reason for falling out of love

I’ve been in recent contact with an old friend. I have to admit that I haven’t talked to her in about 6 years and in that time both our lives have really changed. We got reconnected quite by accident. Someone … Continue reading

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Meanest mom on the planet

I just love Don Shelby. He’s an anchor here in Minnesota and I just had to put this one in. He has a segment each evening called “Good To Know” and I usually agree with him all the way. Here’s … Continue reading

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What happened and how I am

Hi All. I thought today I would make things a little more personal. Let you know what happened to me last week and how I’m doing now. Notice my gorgeous flowers on the right sent to me by our Laura. … Continue reading

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A Sisters Bond

I grew up with my oldest sister whose ten years my senior. My other two sisters, I didn’t even know I had until I was 12. I’m the baby of all of us. My oldest, Missie and I had 12 … Continue reading

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Meridith’s Dog

This is one of those e-mail stories that’s circulating.  It’s a beautiful story, and there’s no harm in it, so I didn’t “Snopes” it.  I don’t want to know.  I’d rather just believe that it’s true.  ~Laura It is not … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Nikki

HAPPY BIRTHDAY NIKKI. I HOPE YOU HAVE A WONDERFUL DAY.     Playing with Christopher. You’re still so young at heart.   You’re such a swinger!!   Always smiling. With niece Emily.   With Sari getting a big smooch! Here’s … Continue reading

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Taking things out on those we love

Hurting the ones we love. How many times have you done that? Do we do this because we can? Because it’s safe? Because no matter what, this person will always be there for us and always love us NO MATTER … Continue reading

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Letting Go…a little!

I LOVE being a mom, not too many bad things about being a mom. For me, there’s really only one thing bad about being a mom, or a parent in general. Bad is maybe the wrong choice of word, so … Continue reading

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Can marriage survive an affair?

There has been so much talk lately of people who are having or have had an affair. From the governor of South Carolina and John Edward’s, as well as many others and I won’t name them all. I’m sure you all … Continue reading

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What mask are you wearing today?

I quite often get good idea’s for some of these posts from other people. Pam and I were talking about this and she said I should write one about all the different masks that people, including us, wear.  You know … Continue reading

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Oops…..

Have you ever called someone an ex’s name? Have you ever been called an ex’s name?  I know these things are called a “Freudian slip“. I could imagine it could be very hurtful.  It has happened to me twice. Yep, … Continue reading

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Double standards

First let me state that I have permission to write about this.  I never write something personal without asking.  Let me start out by explaining what we mean when we say Sue’s “on call.” Sue is “on call” once a week and every 6th … Continue reading

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Is emotional cheating really “cheating”?

I’m not sure what the deal is with all the “emotional cheating” talk but it’s been discussed almost everywhere I’ve gone the last few days.  I saw one the other day that almost made me feel ill. I was watching a … Continue reading

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Friends…from Gwen

     

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In The Dog House from Dad and Mary

For doggies “on the move”…….  Some dogs, live better than some people do! . . . . . .  It even has storm windows and Air Conditioning! This pooch’s palace is valued at $8,000.  And this is a A $10,500. dog … Continue reading

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Kreativ blog award from JavaQueen

In order to receive this award I have to list 7 things I love then pass it on to 7 blogs I love. But guess what, we hate to follow the rule so if you are here reading this, consider … Continue reading

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Talking to your kids AS they grow

  I’ve heard a lot of people say “when is the time to talk to our kids” about sex or drugs?  Things that are important.  Things that really matter and kids have to know.  People act scared to have “those” … Continue reading

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My very first post-Jumping right in

In honor of our first anniversary, this was my first post.  One year ago today.   I have been really wanting to start my own blog but have been a LOT  little nervous but thought, hey, just jump in. I am … Continue reading

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Treating children equally

This was on our local news the other night and I’ve thought about it before and commented on it on another blog quite some time ago.  Do we play favorites with our children?  Do we treat them fairly? I will … Continue reading

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Question of the day

Who was your first love? What age, grade?

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Friday, March 13, 1913

Friday the 13th has never seemed like a bad luck day to me.  Especially when it’s Friday March 13.  Today was my grandma’s birthday.  She was born on Friday the 13th, 1913.  So 13 has always been my lucky number. … Continue reading

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When to let go?

  So,  I find a box of old letters from ex girlfriends from over 10 years ago.  Why do I keep them?  I don’t know…I can’t throw them away…Can I? They don’t mean anything to me now except memories of a … Continue reading

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Happy 29th Birthday Toby

HAPPY 29TH BIRTHDAY TOBY It seems like only yesterday When we brought you home. You were so cute. You were ALWAYS getting into things. You’ve grown up now (kind of) with a very nice wife.   You still like to … Continue reading

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Is it to late to say I’m sorry?

MOM,   It never dawned on me until I was in the shower the other night thinking to myself “Bailey will never understand the amount of love Nicole and I have for him until he has a child of his … Continue reading

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Valentines

I’ve seen this topic on quite a few blogs and it was on an afternoon talk show yesterday.  Who should your kids give Valentines to?Should they be given to the whole class?  Here’s a little article I found on it … Continue reading

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