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Because I Said So

Written: November 19, 2009 at 1:05pm

My daughter recently asked me if she could do something that I could not say “yes” to. “Why?” she asked… ah, the dreaded question…

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Another Month Gone By

Wouldn’t you know, July is nearly over, which means summer is almost over too. Where does the time go?

It was another month of celebrating. Kendal’s 6th Birthday and the 4th of July were the big ones at our house. 297 more words

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just life: mission "enjoy summer"

I can’t believe that school ended a month ago. I was so eager for that day to arrive so we could fit in some relaxing, but thus far it hasn’t played out that way. 221 more words

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It is my Mum, Jean’s Birthday today, 26th of July… I have received a few lovely messages from friends, my Sister and Niece. 232 more words

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I think this is a good quote.  

Another cold night is here with us in Dunedin, we have the warm, cosy wood fire roaring in the lounge.   171 more words

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The Reality of Adoption….

So many people have said, “Oh he’s so lucky to be adopted and have a family.” I want to clear up a misconception about adoption….There is nothing lucky about a child losing his birth family, his culture, his homeland, and even caregivers and friends he’s made along the way at various orphanages. 283 more words

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