Tag Archives: growing up

Church Attire

I want to start off by saying I hope you all had wonderful holidays!  It’s a great time of year that we get excited for and can’t wait for it to get here, but when it’s over we are oh … Continue reading

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WWI Flying Ace Christmas

I heard this song yesterday while I was out Christmas Shopping, and it totally made my day!  I hadn’t heard it in YEARS – I would guess I was around ten the last time I heard it, until that moment.  … Continue reading

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An old memory

My dad recently gave me a box of 6 Christmas ornaments. They were in a little wooden box. I set this box on the Wii TV and never really gave it another thought until Saturday night when I opened it … Continue reading

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Toxins shmoxins!!

After a long afternoon of shopping at the outlet mall and getting awesome deals, I came home and turned on the boob tube for some veg time before the kids got home from school.  The channel was NBC and The … Continue reading

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Try It, You’ll Like It!

“Oh, just try it, it’s not bad!  Go on, try it, you’ll like it!” How often did we hear those words growing up?!  I hated when I had to eat something new because my parents made me!  There were no … Continue reading

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Question of the Day

Do you put up Christmas lights/decorations outside?

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Thanksgiving Question of the Day

Happy Thanksgiving!!!  What are you thankful for?

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Tough Love

Most people nowadays think it improper to spank children, so I have tried other methods to control my kids when they have one of “those moments”. One that I have found very effective is for me to just take the … Continue reading

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It’s not the Cape

Recently, Glenn Beck has been lamenting an experience he had with his son, Raphe, who, I gather, is around five years old.  He had been discussing “heroes,” and  referring to regular men.  Raphe looked at him and said, “They’re not … Continue reading

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Donate in Peace

Give, give, give.  Donate, donate, donate.  Volunteer, volunteer, volunteer.  More, more, more!  Seems like everybody wants more all the time.  Part of me can’t blame them because everyone needs more, but then part of me says everyone needs more so quityourbitching! … Continue reading

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The END!

What’s wrong with me? Do I have sucker written on my forehead? Is there some neon sign on my back I don’t now about? I’m telling you I have thee worst luck when it comes to meeting normal people. I … Continue reading

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One Expensive Cup

For those of you who have been with us for a while, you may remember my coffee post awhile back.  I have never been a big coffee drinker even though my family (mom, dad, aunts, uncles and grandma) live on … Continue reading

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Prep Time

Everyone who loves trying to think of something new for supper please raise your hand!!  Yeah, that’s what I thought!  It’s hard trying to decide what to make for supper let alone coming up with something new that your family … Continue reading

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Question of the Day

Do you change your decor with the seasons?

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Question of the Day

How often do you change your hairstyle?

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Question of the Day

What’s the worst thing you’ve ever smelled?

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WTH Happened to Walmart?!

The town I work in has many stores to choose from for your shopping pleasure. Ok, when I say “many” I mean a few and for a town this size I think it’s pretty good. There’s Target, Shopko, JCPenney’s, the … Continue reading

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I Wear My Sunglasses at Night

We all remember that song, don’t we? “I wear my sunglasses at night So I can, so I can Watch you weave Then breathe your story lines And I wear my sunglasses at night So I can, so I can … Continue reading

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ACLU, Where Are You?

“Jesus loves the little children, All the children of the world. They are precious in His sight. Jesus loves the little children Of the world.” I always loved that song. When I was a kid, it always cheered me, made … Continue reading

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Question of the Day

Did you attend all of your child’s/children’s after school activities?  (Sports, music concerts, plays, etc)

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Daddy’s little girl

I’m sure most of you have either seen this story by now or it just slipped by you. I saw it while in the hospital last week and it just stuck with me. Here’s the link and story. It’s a … Continue reading

Posted in behavior, childhood, children, dad's, daughters, emotions, family, Father's, feelings, growing up, happiness, kids, life, memories, people, relationships, safety, things, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 18 Comments

Question of the Day

What’s been your longest hospital stay?  (inspired by Joy!)

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Happy Birthday, Hot Rod!

Every child’s a miracle, on that we can agree… But this one’s a little different, ‘cause he belongs to me! Such a tiny baby, Reluctant to be born, Has made my life complete And my nerves, well worn! Yes, he’s … Continue reading

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The Smell of Fresh Cut Grass

I love summer.  In reality, who doesn’t?!  I love summer because you can be outside and enjoy it.  I love the smell of fresh cut grass.  I love the way the lawn looks right after you’re done mowing.  The way it … 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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