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Sangria!

This week we are having a get together at the house because next week, we start moving out. We thought it would be fun to have some people over to celebrate. This house has always been the best house ever to entertain in. It has […]

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Sold!

We sold our house! We will be starting to move out in less than 2 weeks! We signed a lease on a little triplex in San Juan Capistrano. We’re so excited about the area and the house. Last year I blogged about our staycation and […]

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Happy Birthday, Leo!

Today is my Uncle Leo’s birthday! I love him so much. He’s always here for me. He’s babysat my girls when I was a single mom, brought me food after surgery, always calls me on my birthday, and he show’s up to every party or […]

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Waiting For Take Off

So here we are. Waiting, waiting… We have sold our house, and over the last three weeks we have been waiting. Waiting for offers. Waiting for signatures. Waiting for inspectors and their results. Waiting for repairmen and repairs, waiting for the bill. Waiting for results […]

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20 Wonderful Years!

I‘m sitting in my office. It’s a beautiful morning, and the birds are singing and a cool breeze is floating into the room. I looked at the window and could see the dappled light filtering in and hitting the floor as little pieces of sun […]

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Inspiration Saturday 06/27/15

via Summer is in full force here in sunny Southern California! Our June gloom is breaking up a little in the mornings and the sun has been nice and warm. Weather like this makes me want to go to the beach. Going to the beach […]

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Happy Birthday, Nora!

My favorite niece is turning 7 today! She is a fabulous girl with more personality than you could carry in two hands! She’s funny, smart, and very loving! My sister-in-law sent out a copy of Nora’s Birthday list. This is a must every year, because […]

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He’s a Good Dude

That’s usually what cops say about another cop they like. If you ask a guy about one of his partners and he tells you the guy is a good dude, then he probably is. It means he’s a good partner. He takes care of his […]

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Homeschool- Moving on Up!

This was Emma’s last week in elementary school! She finished fifth grade and is officially moving up into junior high next year. I’ve been homeschooling her for the last two years, and it has certainly been an adventure for both of us. When I share […]

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