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E in a Purple Sweater

This is my little one. It’s painted in acrylic on canvas panel, 12x16in.  This piece was one of two winners in the monthly contest at the April meeting of the Lake County Art League.

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Growing Pains

Being almost 5 is hard.
Being almost 2 is hard.
Being a SAHM and trying to go back to work and upgrade my house is hard. 390 more words

Not a complete pushover

I left off last with my children owning me.  I’m back to say that isn’t always the case. You can be tough guy all you want when you don’t have kids but the minute that changes, the things that were “never” going to happen, happen…sometimes.  922 more words


Sketchbooking: Oil Pastels

A while ago I received a generous gift from a friend. She gave us a box of all kinds of crafty stuff she did not need anymore. 57 more words


CHILD DEATH: Few Answers In Accidental Shooting

Des Moines police say the shooting death of a child appears to be an accident.

“Anytime during an investigation, it can switch to be non-accidental. Right now, it does appear to be accidental,” says Des Moines Police Sgt. 269 more words


Delayed at Procrastination Station

This one’s for Mr. Niceguy…who ever so sweetly purchased a book for me all about being Happy!  xoxoxo

Once again I find myself in procrastination station but instead of beating myself up, I got a little help from none other than the Big Man upstairs… 1,082 more words

ACCIDENTAL DEATH: Girl, 4, Shot In The Chest

A young child has been killed in what police are calling an accidental shooting Monday night.

Des Moines police responded shortly after 7 p.m. on a report of a possible shooting at an apartment complex at 2746 Fleur Drive. 176 more words