Monthly Archives: May 2016

A MOM-versation about Modesty

Well, you know what they say . . .”Modest is hottest.” MOM:  Julie, let me see that.  That looks so cute. I approached so she could see the design on my tank top. MOM:  Well, with the crocheting around the … Continue reading

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Mom-versations about Morning

Just after this photo was taken, mom and I left the bridal shower. In the car, mom rolled down the window of my Honda Element and called to my cousin, her dear niece. MOM:  Lynn, honey, are you going to … Continue reading

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I love comfort food. In the winter, I can consume 9″ x 12″ pyrex containers filled with vegetarian shepherd’s pie. At school, we joke about “eating our feelings,” and snack on chocolate kisses, pizza dipped in garlic sauce, and Red … Continue reading

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The Naming of a Betta Fish

Last week, I purchased a Water Garden at a fundraiser. The package came with a coupon for a Betta Fish. My intent is to read the instructions, something I loathe like seasonal allergies, and start gardening this weekend. However, before … Continue reading

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