Monthly Archives: August 2011

Prayer Request: Life to the Max

Here is my very first Facebook profile photo.  I love it for two reasons: One: My hair looks rather fabulous. Two: It’s with one of my favorite friends, Rebekah, on one of the most important days of her life – … Continue reading

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Portrait of an Artist’s Auntie

 “Oh, there’s my best friend!” Kaylie pointed over the counter at Scoop to several self-portraits hanging on the wall drawn by young hands.  I scanned the first-grade faces in colored pencil and looked for Kay. “Where’s yours?” “I don’t know. … Continue reading

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Isabelle Explains Being a New Mommy

Isabelle is my 3.5 year-old niece.  Well, she’s my cousin’s daughter, but in our family it’s the same thing.  She’s the very first grandbaby on my dad’s side and we are all pretty much in agreement that she melts your … Continue reading

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“Good, just what I ordered!” Click.

It was the summer of 1982 and my mom had big news for two-year-old me:  I was going to be a big sister!  And I had news for her: I wanted a baby sister! “Maybe it’s a boy, Aimee.  We … Continue reading

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Week 19: Dear Baby Babe

Week 19 Dear Baby Babe, You’re moving!  I was at the vet with Patch on Friday when all of a sudden I felt this little flutter on the right side, high on my stomach.  I did what I always do … Continue reading

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