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Other Mother Mondays: Donna

Other Mother Mondays Here I have a mother. Her name is Donna.  She taught a big Texas laugh with an even bigger Texas heart.  She taught drive around an awesome old suburban for years and have plenty of room to offer friends rides.  She taught marry an Italian man with a heart of gold who… Continue reading Other Mother Mondays: Donna

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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

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Sing (5 minute Friday)

Join in for Five minute Friday with Kate Montaug.  Other Posts I have written. When I was about ten years old, I was part of a singing group. I don’t think I was that good of a singer, I really don’t know.  I have always enjoyed singing but mostly singing in the shower/kitchen/car, not in… Continue reading Sing (5 minute Friday)

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Thoughts of Today

Today I had a lot of thoughts and I am going to dump them here.  It always makes me feel better.  This is why writing is therapeutic for me.  Who really wants to listen to all this? This is just what I could remember as I thought through my day.  In the end, I am… Continue reading Thoughts of Today

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What’s Cookin’ Wednesday: Broccoli Cheese Casserole

Other What’s Cookin’ Wednesdays I have avoided writing about this for some time now because it’s tender.  It just goes to show that food really does touch your heart and your soul and from time to time, your hips.  My twin miscarriage last summer was unexpected and difficult. I called my friend Katie after composing… Continue reading What’s Cookin’ Wednesday: Broccoli Cheese Casserole

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Journaling is more than writing

I wrote on our family blog today, which is now only five months behind.  I am in December which is always a long blog month with the holidays.  I kind of dread writing on it sometimes because I feel like it’s the same thing over and over again each year.  But once I start writing… Continue reading Journaling is more than writing