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

Church and dirty fingernails

Sunday’s are for church. I love Sundays. I rise early to get to worship rehearsal. As I entered the building yesterday morning I was approached by a woman who was setting up in the Cafe. There had been an accident … Continue reading

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As I look out the window

July 13, 2016 I wrote this blog post As I peek through the window We were weary and anxious to live in our old/new home. I still remember the long nights as we prepared the old house for its occupants. Almost … Continue reading

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Phase III

Phase I was making the main house inhabitable Phase II was renovating the carport into garages Phase III is creating an outdoor oasis. Phase I and II are not complete and that’s ok. We continue to plow forward however we … Continue reading

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Jack’s 10th month

Dear Jack, What a month it has been! 10 months old and so many new things are happening. You went from a slow moving little baby unsure of his movements to a wild man. Fearless and excited to see the … Continue reading

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Papa’s Garden

As I enter the garage each day, Dad’s presence is so strong.  It is a blessing to have all of his things surrounding me each day, while sometimes it’s suffocating and I run. I know that all the emotions go … Continue reading

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Yes it’s pink

When a renovation the size of ours happens, the big stuff seems to take the lead. Little things like hanging pictures and organizational stuff just doesn’t make it to the top of the giant to do list. My jewelry has … Continue reading

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Two days in New Orleans

Hospitals are the worst Yes they are. However they are necessary and I am grateful for times that they provide care for the the ones I hold dear. My cousin, more like a sister has been in a New Orleans … Continue reading

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