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Five Minute Friday: Future

Other Five Minute Fridays I’ll admit when I saw “future” as today’s word, I was like, “I have written about this a million times.” Which I have.  But today when I was going through my soon to be middle schoolers back pack and surrounded by all my kid’s school projects and pictures, I got a… Continue reading Five Minute Friday: Future

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Spiritual Sunday: Hailey’s talk

Other Spiritual Sundays In our church, the 12 year and older kids get the chance to speak to the congregation.  Our daughter turned 12 recently and was asked to speak about missionary work.  Her first response was to bawl because she was so nervous about getting up in front of people.  She has been working… Continue reading Spiritual Sunday: Hailey’s talk

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How to Enjoy Road Tripping with your Kids

I have traveled with my family on a 50 hour road trip to the East Coast.  We have driven from Iowa to Utah without staying at a hotel (20 hours).  I have traveled from Las Vegas to Iowa with four kids, without a husband (24 hours!) with two hotel stays. What I’m saying is I… Continue reading How to Enjoy Road Tripping with your Kids

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Spiritual Sundays: Strollers and His will

We cleaned out our garage yesterday.  Many of you who know us know that our garage is a place to park our junk and not our car.  We have made a goal (again) that this year we are parking in the garage!  As we’re cleaning it out, I spy the strollers.  One is a double… Continue reading Spiritual Sundays: Strollers and His will