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The Walking Man

Yesterday I tested the strength of my marriage.  I already knew it was pretty strong because hubby and I have tackled lots of home improvements and nothing test a marriage like wallpapering together.  432 more words

Home & Family

From Frozen to Free. {#fiercehearttalk: Day 1} ~ Amy Oestreicher

It took me a very long time to speak the words, “I was sexually abused.”

It took me an even longer time to believe it. 1,065 more words

Contemporary Issues | Let's Talk

Anna Begins: Part 7. ~ Ashley Tonic

The summer begins with a bang!


I spend Grad night snorting lines with old friends and then end up in bed with the cocaine dealer. 1,305 more words

Creative | Expression

Family Vacation Time

Wednesday we are leaving and going to Iuka, MS for our 4th of July vacation.  My husband’s paternal side is from there and his dad bought a cabin on… 114 more words


Backyard Gatherings

Summer is the time of year to get everyone together and have a huge BBQ, fish fry, or crawfish boil.  We love having people over and try to “host” something at least once a month.  317 more words



Thanks to the gale force winds that came with Tuesday’s storm and the fact that we live in a town filled with stately old trees that don’t always do so well in storms, we’ve spent the last four days without power. 537 more words

Home & Family

For the love of Xanax

Summer is here and since I am a stay-at-home mom that means my kids are home with me…  Every. Day.  I’ve signed my oldest up for multiple mini-camps, but he’s still home with me the majority of the time, and the youngest doesn’t attend any camps.  288 more words