Monthly Archives: September 2011

Anniversary Getaway

Jonathan and I enjoyed camping out at Kanopolis last weekend for our anniversary. The view from our tent Saturday morning – gorgeous! After breakfast, we drove around the lake and checked out campgrounds and various areas, scouting for future trips … Continue reading

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Memories, tangible and intangible

The apron is blue cotton, generously sprinkled with pink and pale yellow flowers mixed with faded leaves. It snaps up the front, cobbler-style, has two front pockets, and is trimmed in pink. I crumple it to my face, and despite … Continue reading

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Fourteen years

Fourteen years ago this week (September 19, 1997), Rich Mullins went home to glory. I did not learn of his homegoing until the following Monday (September 22, fourteen years ago tomorrow). I’ve used up most of my 15 minutes sitting … Continue reading

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Here’s the Thing…

We have been working on getting some steady forward motion in our schooling. The State Fair put a bit of a kink in our efforts, but this week we are getting down to business again. I was feeling extremely frustrated … Continue reading

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It’s a Weekday!

Starting a new weekday habit on Friday night makes things a bit tricky. I almost forgot today. And the streams of thought run through my head so quickly that it’s difficult to grab onto one. Provision. There’s one that I … Continue reading

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A New Habit

Tap Tap Tap… is anyone still out there? If only you could read the blog posts that happen in my head… But you can’t, so I’d best get back to typing them out. So, the new habit I’m committing to … Continue reading

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