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Reprieve

My last post I talked about Foxy and her condition that appears to be on the decline. She has been in declining health for over a year but this week she took a direct hit with a seizure and an almost refusal to eat.  221 more words

Life

How old AM I?

Today I am the proud owner of a “Future Freshman”.  I thought being the parent of an adolescent would be quite enough for now.  The mood swings (definitely not as pleasant as a swing at the park, trust me), discovery of the opposite sex and attempts at sarcasm, humor and adult like behaviors have been quite enough for me.   210 more words

Parenting

Life Edits

I have learned to edit my life in just a weekend.

Moving out of the shadow of moneyed relatives is a big step for me. Some might ask aren’t you a tad too late?  135 more words

Thoughts

Wholly Holy

There is a balm in Gilead
To make the wounded whole;
There is a balm in Gilead
To heal the sin-sick soul.

Sometimes I feel discouraged… 322 more words

Life Goes On

Still Throwing Clouds

From a post in July 2013:

Little bits of fluff – dandelion puffs, maybe? – float through our yard. My girl jumps from her swing, chases the bits with outstretched hand, slowly guiding them to land delicate on her dirt-scratched fingers. 288 more words

From Delinquency to Diploma

My practice child will graduate from high school tomorrow.

Yes, my practice child.  Isn’t that what our first one is?  They don’t come into our lives with instruction manuals.   1,859 more words

Broken But Coloring