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Baby Love

I am looking back at the many blessings in my life. Recalling the good. One of those moments was the day I brought our baby girl home. We were all so blessed. Bringing a baby home is such a gift. … Continue reading

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A Search for Socks

It all started with a search for socks. All I truly wanted was the comfort of a warm mug of coffee and my journal in hand. And I needed to get everything ready so that I could head to my … Continue reading

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Jesus Loves Me This I Know

We started with “Jesus Loves Me.” I looked up at Grandma and saw her eyes brimming with tears. Tears of joy and good-bye. Tears of relief and sadness. Mixed emotions of happy and sad, content and ready. I smiled at … Continue reading

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Simple

My family and I were recently given the gift of staying a week at a resort timeshare. It was amazing. This well-manicured, gorgeous setting was created for people to come and relax. It was just what I needed. Time in … Continue reading

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Midnight in the Kitchen

I know I need a head start. It’s late and I would much rather be in bed. And I also know that if I sacrifice a little time, a little sleep tonight, and push through just another hour…it will pay … Continue reading

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Beautiful Girl

I love that my girl still chases bugs and lizards and chickens. I love that she can enjoy a tea party and quiet conversation. And later climb the avocado tree. I love that she is her own person. Unique. She … Continue reading

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Encouragement

One morning I woke up and found this scripture taped to my coffee pot. A little gift of love from a daughter who knew her Mama would be up early and that a cup of coffee would be one of … Continue reading

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