Raising a good kid

Raising a good kid

“Don’t let yourself become so concerned with raising a good kid that you forget you already have one.”                                                                                      Glennon Melton  momastery.com   I am guilty of the above.  Sometimes my son makes unkind decisions.  He can be mean to his siblings.  He can be disrespectful.  He can be self…

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Too many sad stories

Too many sad stories

My God, sometimes life sucks.  People suffer.  They get sick.  They die.  Children die.  Some beautiful families survive only in photos after tragedy rips one member from their Kodak moments forever.  And sometimes it is too much.  Sometimes I am consumed by thoughts of others’ suffering.  Sometimes I am consumed…

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“We’ll always be together in the black and white photo.”

“We’ll always be together in the black and white photo.”

  “Picture you and me in a cabin by the sea… What the photograph don’t show, is where we’re headed tomorrow.  Even when we have to go, we’ll always be together in the black and white photo.” I fell in love with this song, Cabin by the Sea,  just before…

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California Roots the Carolina Sessions (with kids)

California Roots the Carolina Sessions (with kids)

We have to be there.  As soon as I heard the line up, I told my husband.  We have to be there.  So many of our favorite bands.  Bands that have brightened our days, changed our lives, fed our souls.  All in one place on the same day.  At a…

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