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Summer salads

Summer is the perfect time to eat salad for dinner, if you are like me you don’t want to be eating hot meals in the heat. 133 more words
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Memories ... and then ... Encountering the complex Native American spirituality at Mesa Verde

This is a reblog of one of my favorite sites, The Holy Rover blog by Lori Erikson. When I saw that her latest post was about Mesa Verde, I experienced a wave of nostalgia that made me smile. 450 more words

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A City on a Hill

We discussed the topic of friendships a few days ago, but let’s dig in a little deeper here.  Look at the “friends” that were drawn to… 428 more words

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3:12am Questions

How can a toddler’s batteries be charged so quickly? How do they not understand the concept of ‘if it’s dark you sleep’? (Which, to be honest, should be the easy part when you’ve also got to convince them to still sleep even though ‘the sky is awake,’ to coin a term from Frozen. 199 more words

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Life lately: 8 Months

Dear baby girl,

Its hard to believe that summer is already starting to wind down and we’re approaching back-to-school season. (And the Iowa State Fair!) We’ve enjoyed a pretty mild summer, with just a few days of blistering heat. 501 more words

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Darling -- Ten Months

Our girl is such a happy firecracker! Fiercely determined…she cannot be distracted from her goal.This will serve her well in life…and complicate mine to no end! 467 more words

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60th Birthday Celebration

Last weekend we celebrated my father-in-law’s 60th birthday. I admit I was a little nervous and worried about hosting a party a week after delivering Isaac because I wasn’t sure how I’d feel recovery wise. 190 more words

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