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Sometimes you need bad days to appreciate the good ones

Yesterday we woke up to a malfunctioning furnace. Of course we didn’t know that right away. We just assumed that the temperature outside dropped overnight and the cold air must have seeped through some windows that weren’t shut tight. 747 more words

Mom Life

Give Thanks

Thankfulness is hard when you’re living in a world that gives you a million and one reasons not to be, but one time a year families and friends get together to reflect and celebrate the things and people that they do have to be grateful for; and that day is Thanksgiving – or what’s also know as… * 670 more words



The “feral” kittens

Sirpa at the refuge

Irwin at the refuge

Zelda (formerly Sirpa° at home

Zelda at home

Basil (formerly Irwin) in front and Zelda (formerly Sirpa) behind… 78 more words

31 Days of Faith, Family, Home and Joy -Day 29 – T-H-A-N-K-F-U-L

I’m trying to finish up my 31 days of October writings.  Life gets busy, but I’m only four behind this morning.  Since it’s November 1st I am pondering this morning on the word THANKFUL. 466 more words


Living Well

I was all set to write a post about how tough life is at the moment. How tough adulting is. I feel like we’re juggling and balancing so much right now, between family responsibilities, my husband’s business (which is going very well, but is extremely demanding), some health problems I’ve been having, and then all the usual day to day domestic stuff which persists whatever else is going on. 700 more words

Domestic Life

Memories of Memorial Day

I’ve been thinking about Memorial Day recently.  I’m the daughter of a Battle of the Bulge survivor/veteran, and the mother of a member of the US armed forces, a veteran of multiple deployments to the Middle East.   556 more words

My Faith In My Life