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A Hero Walks Among You. (Hint: It's me.)

Today, while you were wasting your afternoon tweeting or trying to pretend you were engaged on a conference call, I was off saving a life. Let me set the scene for you… 410 more words


Happy New Year: 2016

I decided to take a cue from my girl Kristi over at Sew Right Journals and make a specific, workable list of things I plan to accomplish in 2015. 252 more words


Day 28--Wrapping it up

Yes, Christmas is three days over and I am just getting to the end of it.  Part of that is because I have been busy.  Part of it is because I don’t want to admit that it is over.  417 more words


Day 24--Christmas Eve

Welcome to Christmas Eve!  What a wonderful family day!  I am so excited to have everyone together–husband, sons, mother, sister, best friend.  I don’t know about you, but I will be spending my day cooking, at least until it is time to do the stockings.  87 more words


Day 22--Texas Hash

My mom always made this great beef-noodle casserole called Texas Hash.  It is not what I usually think of as “hash” (a thick concoction of potatoes and vegetables with a little beef thrown in for good measure).  162 more words


Day 10--Brownies!

People love my brownies! They are all my father-in-law wants for Hanukkah and his birthday, and I give them freely as Christmas gifts. I give full credit to the recipe, which my husband cut out of a magazine for me many years ago.  152 more words


Day 6--Untangling the Lights

I had a crisis in Christmas spirit yesterday.  Yes, me, the Ghost of Christmas I-Believe-in-Everything.  As I was searching to recover my peace and joy, I came across an idea that might help someone else who might be struggling a bit with the season. 417 more words