Category Archives: Friends

Park it.

This past week, we had two little friends stay with us for a couple days.  These girls are practically part of the family, and with their addition my mini-van was full to bursting.  (As was my heart.) A small aside: … Continue reading

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I believe that there are superheroes all around us; regular people who have special gifts and use them to help others. (At this point do your best to refrain from singing the song “I Believe There are Angels Among Us” … Continue reading

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My high school yearbook keeps me on the straight and narrow.

I recently reunited with an old friend on Facebook. She and I met in seventh grade and continued being friends throughout junior high and high school.  We survived bus rides, lab experiments involving frogs,  big hairstyles of the late 80’s, … Continue reading

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Cocoon of Love

Ever since my father passed away two weeks ago, I have pretty much been a mess.  I may not look it on the outside.  I laugh, I say funny things, I talk, I smile.  If you passed me on the … Continue reading

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Why you should never let me babysit your kid.

Occasionally I borrow other people’s babies to fulfill my baby nuzzling requirements, as I have none of my own.  Sometimes, after the nuzzling stops, I take pictures.  Here is what happened at my house today:    

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