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POE, THE FAITHFUL

By on Jan 11, 2016 in Fun | 4 comments

“There are men untying your colt. Come, they have released him.” The teenage boy ran towards the gates of the town, “You! Wait! That is my donkey!” The two men paused in their escape, “The Lord has need of it, boy.” “Lord? What lord? We will have nothing. Nothing to give, nothing to offer as a sacrifice to OUR Lord.” “This is your sacrifice. Make this colt available...

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EEEK!

By on Jul 30, 2015 in Family, Fun | 2 comments

Palmetto bug, water bug or flying water bug has a much better sound, but the New Jersey in me retorts – There is NO amount of southern charm to make a cockroach sound pretty. Roaches that breed here in coastal North Carolina dapple in steroids. Where I come from roaches are drawn to sugary cereals, dirty dishes, food left out – easy fix. These gargantuate bugs...

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GOODBYE WINTER

GOODBYE WINTER

By on Apr 18, 2015 in Fun | 1 comment

Errands and jetting the girls around town, this time of year is phenomenal! Forgot sodas, milk? No problem, jump back in the car girls let’s head out! The absolute best par t of the drive is the way home. As we approach the last curve, laid out before us are splashes of radiance. Windows open, fragrant air running through the car overtaking the dim, dullness of...

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MY CHIHUAHUA

By on Apr 17, 2015 in Fun | 1 comment

My wide girth slid down the crunchy paper covered table as I waited to hear the quick flutter of the baby growing inside me. Although I was headed into the final stretch of my third pregnancy excitement ran through my veins. Finally the doctor appeared, “I assume you are getting your tubes tied during this birth. The risks of childbirth can be detrimental with...

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LOVE AND WAR

By on Apr 15, 2015 in Fun | 0 comments

“If I have learned anything in this long life of mine, it is this: in love we find out who we want to be; in war we find out who we are.” My heart has been haunted since my eyes first read the words. “The Nightingale” written by Kristin Hannah is an inconceivable story of love uncovered during the horrific times of World War II as Nazi Germany took over...

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CONTROL

By on Mar 25, 2015 in Fun | 2 comments

I love those little nudges from the Lord in the most unexpected places. A simple conversation with my daughter’s preschool teacher has sent waves drifting through my life. Mrs H has three beautiful daughters, her girls are quite a few years older than mine. She is standing right where I am heading. My husband jokingly asked if any of her girls had gone...

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