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About abandonedocala

Christ Follower 💜 Wife 💜 Mom 💜 Grandmom (BB is my name). 💜Rescued and Restored a 114 year old farmhouse. Isaiah 54:7

August 17, 1989

My son was born today, 28 years ago.  His birth story, no matter how long ago was a doozy.  Getting pregnant was NOT hard for me. Staying pregnant was. My first pregnancy resulted in a daughter.  Courtney was 2 years … Continue reading

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The time stealer continued…

After the roof on the carport was complete, the walls were next.  Ya’ll…calling the walls “walls” is a big stretch. The owner who built the garage in the 70’s decided to puzzle piece the walls together with whatever he could … Continue reading

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The current time stealer

The Old House had an extra added benefit when we bought it.  Now some people might have thought it was just an eyesore……which it was, but you have to look past the roof that looked as if it would cave … Continue reading

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What a year!

One year ago today we had a wedding on the front porch of the old house. It was a magical and very hot evening full of love, family and friends as we witnessed the marriage of Justin and Courtney. From … Continue reading

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Thursday nights 

For years, Thursday nights are marked out on my calendar for small group.  When we moved to Ocala in 2010, we joined a small group. A few years later, I became one of the hosts.  People have come and people … Continue reading

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Hug your people 

Have you ever just sat in the airport and people watched?  Maybe not all airports are so full of many different nationalities and languages but Orlando International is.  It’s impossible to know but I sometimes sit and watch and wonder … Continue reading

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84 Days

Dear sweet baby Jack, You are 12 weeks old today. 84 days to be exact.  3 months in the world and I can hardly believe it. It seems as if we waited for you forever and now you have already … Continue reading

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