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Squirrels and Juggling

January 21, 2013

One of my favorite parts from the movie, UP, is when the old man and boy scout find the talking dog and in mid-sentence he stops and shouts, “squirrel!”. I laughed so hard and it is still a favorite phrase in our family because we relate to it so well.  I have a son with […]

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The Rustic Life

January 6, 2013

(Note:  This post was written December 13 but only now getting published – as you will understand why when you read it!) Oh to have the life of a magazine.  Perfect home on a perfect ranch near the perfect mountain.  Don’t forget the perfect marriage, perfect kids, perfect hair, and perfect wardrobe. Whatever. I enjoy […]

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Trust, Faith, and Sleepless Nights

December 12, 2012

Is life just one big dichotomy?  Something is great – but it’s not at the same time.  You trust someone – but part of you doesn’t.  You know you are capable – but you second guess yourself.  You prepare yourself for something – only to find out it’s completely different than what you prepared for.  […]

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The ONE STEP … and Chocolate!

November 17, 2012

It was the summer of 2009, I was home recovering from major surgery, my husband walks in the door from work and hands me a jar, “Here. Try this and tell me what you think. A local company wants us to put this in our store.” It was a jar of dark chocolate sauce. I […]

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Rhinestone Cowgirl

November 7, 2012

It was the early 1970’s when I was bouncing in the back seat of my parent’s white Chevelle, as a toddler, singing songs like “Rhinestone Cowboy”, “Top of the World”, & even (gasp!) “Afternoon Delight”.  Yep, no seat belts back then so I had a blast jumping up and down on the back seat, hanging […]

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