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Proper Tea – One-Liner Wednesday

Sitting here, listening to my nephews (from my two eldest sisters) discuss the correct way to make tea. Seriously, I’m listening to two teens and an 8-year old discuss all the many ways you can make tea, but which is … Continue reading

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They Will Feed And Clothe You – Thankful Thursday

So, my sister’s youngest boy has this thing where he needs to feed people. Usually people that he knows, but I have known him to steal all of our cracker packets and fruit snacks (back when we did bagged lunch … Continue reading

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Stout Stick

Whenever my eldest niece and nephews get all dressed up for something (weddings, funerals, church) I look at them and think, “I’m going to need a good, stout stick soon.” I’d never understood just why that would be necessary whenever … Continue reading

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Remembering – Thankful Thursday

Thirteen years ago today, I was in a U.S. History class, watching the news and waiting for class to start. Thirteen years ago, my second eldest sister and her husband were getting ready to fly out to their new posting … Continue reading

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Remember… – Thankful Thursday

Have you ever sat and wondered at all the things people take for granted? Have you ever thought of the things you, yourself, take for granted? The people? I have. I’ve found myself sitting sometimes thinking, “Why did I do … Continue reading

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Camp Fire

Can you remember those once a year times? And recall what it was like, just a night with you and Dad? Maybe you slept in a tent or under the stars. Put out fire embers int he morning and packed … Continue reading

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Moment of Serenity

Yesterday I went swimming for the first time this year. It was at my sister’s apartment complex with another sister, two nieces and two nephews (not all of the kids from the same siblings.) At one point I decided to … Continue reading

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