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Home Sweet Home...A World Away

My husband and I recently decided to remodel our bathroom. For many women, the expectation of choosing new colors and materials may seem energizing, but for me, it’s draining. 133 more words

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My Reasons:

Wherein I use historical information and exegesis  to justify my decision to begin listening to Christmas music in September.

The subject of when to listen to Christmas music is hotly debated, especially among my extended family. 412 more words

Creative Dave

Beach to Gardens Fun Run

I have just had a great Sunday morning.

After the fun I had in the Mackay Marina Run a couple of months ago, I have kept up running on a regular basis and decided to enter in this year’s Mackay ‘Beach to Gardens Charity Fun Run’. 743 more words

Family Adventures

Oregon Zoo

When I asked James what he wanted to do in the week before kindergarten started, he said without hesitation, “Go to the zoo!” Despite the fact that we can obviously go to the zoo on any “school” day too, I figured that was as good a request as any! 224 more words


Last Friday we decided to take a little trip into New York. Rob received his job offer on Thursday, so taking a drive on Friday felt like a little celebration. 805 more words

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Meant to Be

One of Rob’s goals has been to get on with the National Park Service full-time. It is a small and competitive field, though, and can be very difficult to get into. 365 more words

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Priceless Adventure

On this day, two years ago, we were down to our final hours in Great Falls. We had planned on hitting the road in the morning, but we were still waiting for something to arrive in the mail, so we waited. 501 more words

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