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Happy Friday, everyone! I hope you all had a good week. Ours was good. Nothing exciting, but nothing bad either, so I’ll take it! Weekend plans? We are getting together at Paul and Joys for a much-needed and long over … Continue reading

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I hope everyone had a good week. Mine was going pretty smoothly until Wednesday. Both Bailey and I started to feel the cold coming on. It was inevitable, it happens every September. Little germ monsters unite, and they usually win! … Continue reading

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Question of the Day

Do you have any family heirlooms? If so, what are they? And what is your favorite?

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Happy Friday, everyone. How was your week? Mine was good. Busy but good. Bailey’s birthday party is this Saturday. I’ve been wanting to get our close friends and family¬†together, and this is a perfect reason. A lot of them haven’t … Continue reading

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I can’t look at this picture without giggling just a bit. ūüôā My week was pretty good. Bailey¬†received¬†some¬†really awesome news. An All-Star team is¬†being¬†put together to go to Wisconsin July 7th for a tournament. The top baseball players from the … Continue reading

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How was everyone’s week? Mine was good. Glad the weekend is here, though. The highlight of my week was that a friend of mine came to visit me. She has a 5 month old son, and it’s hard to get … Continue reading

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Happy Friday, all! I hope you all enjoyed your week. I had a¬†great¬†week. It was spring break here for the kiddos, so I’ve been busy with them. The weather has been¬†okay. At least we’re able to get outside. It’s been … Continue reading

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How was everyone’s week? Mine was very good. Very productive. I have just about everything put away. It feels nice to just sit and relax. I’m excited for the weekend! Paul, Joy, Toby, Sue, the kids and Grandma ¬†are coming … Continue reading

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Happy Friday, once again! How was everyone’s week? Mine was good. Productive. Any weekend plans? We have a fun Saturday planned. We’re all going to Trinity’s (Sue’s daughter) basketball game, then heading over to Paul and Joy’s for¬†some¬†burgers and brats … Continue reading

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Happy Friday! With Christmas this weekend, I’m sure most of us have some place to be, at some point this weekend. More than anything, I am looking forward to Christmas Day. I’m very thankful for our small family. It’s such … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Karen

HAPPY HAPPY BIRTHDAY KAREN JOY We hope you get a pretty cake. Pick up a glass and toast to Karen. Have a great day Karen. 

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I hope everyone survived Thanksgiving. I love long weekends. Bailey’s been home since Wednesday, and Jason and I are lucky enough to have today off. We’re getting our Christmas tree Saturday. I got my boxes of decorations out, but that’s … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving Friends

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Good Luck Sue

Good luck Sue on your very first day of your new job. I’ll be thinking of you all day and hope it all goes well for you. We are all very proud of you.

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Happy Anniversary To Us

‚ô•¬†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 ¬†‚ô• Wow!!! Look at the clothes!! Paul’s parents are on the left … Continue reading

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Does the apple fall far from the tree?

What do you think about this? Does the “apple fall far from the tree?” Do you believe in “a chip off the old block?” Are you a lot like your family? Do you see the same “type” of people in … Continue reading

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Family Dinners

Teens who had fewer than 3 family dinners a week were almost 4 times more likely to try tobacco and twice as likely to use alcohol. Do you require attendance at the family dinner table? If so, how often? And, … Continue reading

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One of my favorite episodes

The end of this one makes me cry every single time. I know it’s long but watch the last 4 minutes or so if you care to and are able. Sometimes I wish I lived back then.

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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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Free To Be X, Y, or Z?

Many of you have heard the news story recently about the couple who have chosen to keep¬†the gender of their 3rd child a secret. ¬†Yes, a secret. ¬†The child’s 2 older brother’s, the midwives who were there, and one close … Continue reading

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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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Mosquitoes Be Gone!

I got this in an e-mail and I thought it was pretty neat. ¬†Not sure if it works, but ya know what? ¬†Against mosquitoes I’ll try anything! Mosquito Spray…Worth a try¬† I was at a deck party awhile back, and … Continue reading

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Has this ever affected you?

Are you a parent helping to support an adult child? Are you an adult child supporting a parent? Does it frustrate you? Or, have you ever been in the position you‚Äôve had to ask your parents for financial support? Does … Continue reading

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I hope everyone had a nice week. Why is it that sometimes days, weeks, go by so slow, and others so fast? It seems¬†like¬†for the last 2 weeks, it’s gone by so fast. Saturday will be very busy for us, … Continue reading

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That’s me. Stick a fork in me, I’m done. Actually I’ll soon be burnt to a crisp. Since Wednesday, I have had 3 toddlers every day, and will again Saturday. No, I take that back. I’ll only have 2 toddlers … Continue reading

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