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Thinking of Columbia

Today was a unusually strange day.

And even though almost everything has quieted down and almost all puzzles have been solved, my mind can’t stop.  And so, although I might not ever hit “Publish” on this post, I have to write it.   1,131 more words


Grandpa's Christmas Fudge

There has long been a tradition in my family that on Christmas, Grandpa Chuck gives everyone a big chunk of fudge.

Seems like a fun family holiday tradition, right? 641 more words

Holidays And Celebrations

Far Away Christmas Pep Talk

Let’s be real here.

Christmas is the most wonderful time of the year.  It’s a time when people are merry and lights twinkle late into the night.   641 more words

Los Angeles

For Uncle Ernie

Today has been a somber day around the Mathews household.

Brad’s uncle unexpectedly passed away this morning.  It was the saddest news to wake up to, and the whole family is hurting from the awful news. 345 more words

Family Kels

Making It Work

So I guess I’ll start with the hard part.

You may remember back on January 16th, I recalled a friend telling me, “I think 2013 is going to be a hard year.   910 more words

My Husband Brad

Holding On To The Lake...

Now that we’ve been back from New York just about a week… I guess I’m finally accepting that vacation is over.

It was such an amazing week full of family, friends, wine, boats, and a whole lot of relaxation that we absolutely needed. 43 more words

My Husband Brad

Our Weekend: Catching Up

I’ve actually had kind of a real weekend lately, and with Brad in between jobs at the moment, we had a little time to catch up with each other. 655 more words

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