Monthly Archives: October 2012

Annika’s birthday

Last week Annika turned two. It was a lovely warm day – I believe it hit 80F. We are so thankful to have this little girl in our lives. She keeps us on our toes with her independent attitude, and … Continue reading

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Purge progress

Well, awhile back I did a post on how I wanted to purge my house, get rid of the extraneous, stop organizing stuff and get rid of it instead.  I just wanted to let you know we are slowly but … Continue reading

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14 years….

That’s how long it’s been…. I can’t believe how time flies.  I am so thankful God provided me with this wonderful man.  I always tell him that I know I got the better end of the deal. 😉

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Cold wind

A cold wind blew in this weekend. It was so warm and sunny Friday…. almost made you think it was summer. We had cake and coffee for Annika’s birthday on the porch – no coats. But it wasn’t summer…. and … Continue reading

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I hear her crying for Mommy and stumble out of bed. A quick rock and back rub and I’ll be back in the arms of morpheus. She kicks her legs, wiggles in my arms, restless yet tired. I’m glad I … Continue reading

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