Category Archives: MiMi

Here We Go AGAIN:

We’ve been busy around here with the annual “end of the school year” events such as our school’s high school formal.  Annie invited a friend who attended her theater class to be her friend-date.  She is a home-schooler and was … Continue reading

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Time Passages …

I know it is so cliche’ … but TIME DOES FLY!  Babies become young adults in the blink of an eye.  Sometimes those baby and toddler years seem ENDLESS – the diapers, the long nights, the training, the teaching, the … Continue reading

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A Brighter Outlook

Ironically, the BHG magazine that I was suckered into subscribing to for “only” $6/year arrived today.  The cover was a reflection of all the things I’d been studying on Pinterest for the last few weeks in getting prepared to transform … Continue reading

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Throwin’ Back

I suppose Thursdays are officially for “throw back” photos … but I’m throwing back today … in honor of Drew’s 17th birthday which was last week: Suddenly, the years seem to be flying by even faster.  It’s his Senior year … Continue reading

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School Daze

Today it is rainy … it thundered and stormed throughout the night.  My 5 year old crawled into my bed around 4:00 a.m., rambling about the loud booms and noises keep her awake.  She wasn’t scared … she just wanted … Continue reading

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Summing Up Summer:

I guess I am finally getting old.  I remember when I graduated high school and then college, there was nothing more that I wanted to do than to get out of my home state … which was a good thing … Continue reading

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Crafty!

  I’m not too crafty … unless I have very explicit directions to follow.  Even then, it takes me a while to attempt a project – and get it right (and complete!).  Thankfully, my girls seem to be a little … Continue reading

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Weekend Blessings

There are so many things that are blessings of just ordinary life … Sometimes I just have to REMIND MYSELF that the daily routine is something to be thankful for because WE CAN DO IT!  Illness or an accident could … Continue reading

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The Passage of Time.

    This is one of my favorite quotes … or it has been over the course of the last few years.  Life. Goes.  On. It goes on whether you’re happy about it or sad … bitter or better … … Continue reading

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Valentine’s-Schmalentine’s

Would you be too shocked if I said Valentine’s Day isn’t my FAVORITE day on the calendar?!  I mean, I get my kids and hubby the obligatory card and maybe some candy … and they might – or might NOT … Continue reading

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