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Sometimes at night, I’ll hear the girls in another room, chattering. If I pass by, I might hear them dispensing advice or sayin something sweet. These are private moments. It’s the kind of thing that makes parents smile and think … Continue reading

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Tales of Whoa

The other day, The Mister came into the living room, set his morning coffee down, and yanked out the cushions on his sofa. In a deep, gruff voice, I said, “I am man. I wake up and immediately destroy things!” … Continue reading

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Cool, Crisp, and Yellow, No Mellow

You know how sometimes you just really wanna write somethin funny, or happy, or at the very least post somethin positive on your blog and you sorta feel like not those ways? NOT TODAY! I woke up at 6:42, or … Continue reading

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Capricious with a Chance of Cheeky

Outside, it’s sixty degrees and quite blustery. We slept with our windows cracked and that was some good sleepin. When I woke up, I wanted a sweatshirt, socks, and somethin to eat, but if you can imagine, not a one … Continue reading

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Love is blind. He’s also deaf. I love the way the lingering scent of him still emanates from his tee-shirts even as I fold them fresh from the wash. I love the roughness of his hands, the softness of his … Continue reading

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Heavy on Love & Pictures

  I told you August is ooey gooey with love stuffs. I know, it’s gross. You can look away, but our eyes are locked. I blush, he laughs, I giggle, he smirks. *siiigh* Yes, we’ve always been this way. No, … Continue reading

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One-Liner Wednesday — Maybe, but Gravy, Baby!

“I think I’ll stay home tomorrow, bake chicken pot pies. You can take my car if you want.” “I take it your car needs gas.” One-Liner Wednesday is brought to you by LindaGHill  

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SoCS — Guess What?

Chicken butt. Chicken butt not featured: Turkey sold separately. I made my annual trip to the Indiana State Fair and somehow neglected to get any chicken butt shots. Oh well, whaddya gonna do? Guess what? Ever since SOME EARLY BIRD … Continue reading

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One-Liner Wednesday — Abrupt Levity

The Mister and I were snuggled up sweetly, contemplating the horrors of Joel and Julia’s divorceĀ¹ when I said, “I can’t imagine being divorced. I can imagine you dead, cause I’ve done that so many timesĀ², and — ” His … Continue reading

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Biscuits n’ Brine Gravy

I don’t always make biscuits n’ gravy — Let’s face it, this is bad for you food — but when I do make biscuits n’ gravy, it’s a labor of love.   I make excellent biscuits and gravy. Gravy may … Continue reading

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