All posts filed under: From the Heart

I Just Wanted to Remind You… and Me

It’s 95 degrees outside and I was just weeding. I hate weeding, and I also love it. I hate it because it’s weeding, but I love it because of all the thinking time it allows me. It’s like therapy at times. I’m annoyed, because I’m […]

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Friends Shoot Part Two

Hello! As I promised last week, I am posting the second friend’s shoot. Today’s photo shoot will be Emma and Amanda again, but they are joined by their other best friends, Rock and Theo. I absolutely love the four of these kids. I love them […]

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Cathy and Don

Hello, Lovelies! It’s a beautiful day in the valley! The sun is shining, and it feels like spring is just around the corner. I have another photo shoot for you today! Last spring my older sister, Cathy was married to her husband, Don. We were […]

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Sweet Sixty!

Happy Sunday! I feel like my last few posts have been plenty of talking about life and the state of things, probably enough to last awhile. What I think we need is some action! Over the last year, I’ve actually been able to get a […]

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No Chance of Success

Happy Monday, Lovelies! Good morning, I say at 1:03 PM. I literally just got up and got dressed. The mornings have been this way for me, I call it the winter funk. Emma drives herself to school now, so I have no reason to wake […]

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Gonna Build My Own Life.

Hey, everybody! First of all, I really want to thank everyone who visited my blog yesterday. The response was very overwhelming. I felt very loved. Your support was mind blowing. I appreciate each of you very much. I just really wanted to come back to […]

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Sometimes It’s Real Life

Good Morning! This morning I was working out in the garage and took a break to look at Instagram. My youngest and oldest daughters had posted on their stories about the fact that it is my middle daughter’s birthday today. I just looked at all […]

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A Very Small Thought.

Hello Lovelies! Well, when I said in my last blog post that things could be a whole lot worse, I’d like to say I NAILED IT! Things have actually gotten a whole lot worse. Just as we were coming together, we were blown apart as […]

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Just Saying Hello

So, Here we are! All of us sitting at home becoming stir crazy! I’ve really had a great time watching everyone’s Instagram stories over the last several days. I feel like the majority of the world is losing their minds- in the best way we […]

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Christmas 2018

Hello! How excited are you for the Christmas holidays? I’m so excited, I can barely stand it! I have no idea why, because we don’t have any company coming this year, and Steve works Christmas morning, evening and New Year’s Eve, and day. I think […]

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My Diet Saga

So, over the last three years, I’ve really let my fitness go. I’ve been active because it’s hard not to be when you are renovating a house. Being really fit requires you to do more than carry heavy stuff and step up and down ladders. […]

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Hello! I’m Still Alive!

Hello! It’s been over a year since I last wrote on the blog! Wow, I seriously can’t believe that much time has passed. My last entry was May of 2017! For those of you who have followed us here, thanks for not leaving! I’ve taken […]

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