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How The Movie Philomena Frightened Me

I never realized how scared I would become by being a parent. Chest seizing almost overwhelmingly scared that something could happen to my child. Last night I watched the movie Philomena, and it kept me up all night, and still haunts me this morning. Philomena isn’t a particularly scary movie. The “bad guys” in the more »

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Our Porch is Our Sanctuary

I finally tackled one of my spring goals. Sure, my hands and car were an absolute mess, and my bank account was sporting $25 less dollars than it had previously, but to me – it was worth it. I assembled (with great assistance) my first container garden for our front porch. Our front porch is more »

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The Princess and the Pee

The CVS cashier smiled at me from across the counter. “Ooo, you have extra-bucks, and lots of coupons!” she squealed, and she handed me my three foot long white strip of paper. I quickly glanced down at the receipt and had to chuckle to myself. I had just earned diaper coupons for not only my more »

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Minute With Mary – Memorial Day {vlog}

Happy Memorial Day – especially to all of those who have served. If you know someone in the armed forces (present or retired), please send them a text or a Facebook message with a little thank you. It’s because of them and their sacrifices that we are the land of the free.

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