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I wrote today! part 2

I wrote about Utah again today.  That was fine.  I like my writing better but writing about Utah helps pay for my daughter’s braces! ha  Now to do more writing so I will leave you with these words of wisdom from William Wordsworth, the greatest poet ever, in my opinion.  Seriously, google him.  I love… Continue reading I wrote today! part 2

Anyone can Write · Tell Your Story · What's Cookin' Wednesday

What’s Cookin’ Wednesday: Cream Cheese Banana Bread

When I am old and gray and pass away, ie. like Rose on Titanic, an old lady warm in her bed, I have only a few recipes I want to be known for (cinnamon rolls, chocolate cake, pretty rolls and a good black bean avocado salad).  If the relatives feel like making these instead of the… Continue reading What’s Cookin’ Wednesday: Cream Cheese Banana Bread

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Have courage and be what you are

Blake gave me a Fitbit for my birthday last year.  My friend, Deb and her husband, Matt have Fitbits too and wanted to be in a steps competition with me.  Every week or weekend, you try to beat each other’s steps. It’s pretty fun and motivating.  Except Matt said, “I can’t go against her. She’s a runner.” … Continue reading Have courage and be what you are

"Other Mothers" Monday · Anyone can Write · Tell Your Story

Other Mothers Monday: Joyce

I have a mother named Joyce.  She taught me an open door and an open pool when we come to visit Las Vegas.  She taught sincere questions and thoughtful answers about difficult topics.  She taught some very helpful emails about relationships and miscarriages.  She taught a happy laugh and a warm hug.  She taught once… Continue reading Other Mothers Monday: Joyce

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Spiritual Sunday: Consider the Lilies

I have always liked the scripture: Consider the lilies of the field, how they grow; they toil not, neither do they spin. (Mathew 6:28)  I have been a little confused by it too. What do lilies have to do with humans?  Well, the other night I was lying awake at 12:30 am thinking about the… Continue reading Spiritual Sunday: Consider the Lilies

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Why I don’t like working with my kids. How is that for honest AKA the tale of an attic

I wrote this Saturday but didn’t have time to post it. Disclaimer: This is coming off a Spring Break where it snowed a foot the first day and Blake has had viral bronchitis for a week.  Meaning he has been out of commission for a week and very ill.  So, take this with a grain… Continue reading Why I don’t like working with my kids. How is that for honest AKA the tale of an attic