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I’ve Been MIA, But It’s Finally Summer

A recent sunset from my back yard I’ve been a little MIA lately. Gosh, where has the last month gone? Yesterday was the last day of school for our kids and frankly, for me too. I subbed all the way through the last day of school. I wasn’t expecting to be subbing for the last…
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She’s Golden

Happy Golden Birthday to our sweet girl! This girl is our miracle and has been such a blessing to us. She lights up a room.  She’s kind and generous.  She loves music, cats, and annoying her brothers.  She is incredibly creative and artistic. She reminds me of my younger self more and more each day.…
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A Little Monday Inspiration – Family

With what pleasure do we look upon a family, through the whole of which reign mutual love and esteem, where the parents and the children are companions for one another, without any other difference than what is made by respectful affection on the one side, and kind indulgence on the other… Adam Smith One of…
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Breathe, Laugh and Relax

I’m taking a few days off.  I’m traveling to Denver and taking a few days  to breathe,  to laugh,  and to relax.  I’ll be visiting one of my best friends as well as my niece. I’m looking forward to sipping coffee in the morning and drinking wine at night. I’m looking forward to catching up…
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Sunday Snippets 3.22.15

On Sundays I like to share snippets from our past week or weeks. If you don’t already know, we live in a small town in Iowa and our kids are active in sports and music related activities. We have had a bit of a lull since basketball finished up last month and soccer games haven’t…
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Sunday Snippets 3.8.15

It’s been six weeks since my last Sunday Snippets post.  February was a blur. We were busy nearly every evening with basketball games and practices and every weekend include an event or two as well.  Since it was so miserably cold here, I’m glad it went by fast.  I’m so thankful that our weather seems…
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Sunday Snippets 1.25.15

Another busy week has been left in the dust. I can’t believe we are in the last week of January already! Another busy week is ahead, but today I’m slowing down and hoping to see American Sniper with some friends.  I could be doing laundry, organizing our daughter’s room, cleaning, etc, etc, but I’m trying…
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Sunday Snippets 1.18.15

What a great week it was here in Iowa.  Even though it is winter, the weather was manageable  and we ended the week with some sunny skies and warm temps. We started our week with Reagan’s birthday  and ended it with show choir and basketball. This is just the beginning of busy weekends in our…
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Sunday Snippets 1.11.15

It’s been two months, since I last shared a Sunday Snippet.  Life is busy and I took a blogging break over the Christmas holiday, so I am finally getting back into the routine of blogging again. Hopefully, you were able to catch some of my posts this past week! I also have a giveaway coming…
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From My Family to Yours – Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

I’m taking a blogging break and enjoying all the wonderful moments of our children being home for Christmas break. I will be back the week of January 5th with book and product reviews, my Best of List of 2014, and my monthly post of Books that Came My Way! Thanks to those of you who…
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