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Cracked Pot

Isaiah 64:8And now, O Lord, you are our father, and we are clay: and you are our maker, and we all are the works of your handsIf you knew me you may know that there was a time in my life that I was homeless for almost 2 yrs. Starting when my two older boys were 7 months old and 2 yrs ; I had chosen to move ; Which I blogged a bit about…
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where’s the pause button

Do you ever wish life had a pause button?  The TV has ; Our iPods and DVD players have ; Heck even my washing machine has a pause ; Kind of like the movie Click where Adam Sandler fast forwards through ; We can pause and rewind the TV if we miss something or want to watch something again…ahem ; We can pause our ; My washing machine, no joke, has a pause button if…
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Resolutions Smesolution

Ok so the title makes no sense….and I am not going to make any New Years Resolutions BUT I saw this list in the Sunday paper and HAD to share it. I placed in BOLD the things I may actually give a try this upcoming year.     1. Banish HFCS (high-fructose corn syrup) for good. Refuse to buy into their latest marketing push that says it's the same as sugar. It isn't. 2. Try…
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The Tuttle Twins - a child's foundation of freedom

He Carried Me

(a repost from one of my MOB Society contributions)   I was driving to my parents with my babies snug in their car ; They were 7mo. and 2yrs. I was moving ;  Making the choice to be a single mom. Without going into too much detail addiction was involved and I had had ; I lived at home for about 4 ; All the while trying to make my marriage ; It was ;…
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I am part of the Sandwich Generation

Millions of middle-aged Americans are caring for their children as well as their aging parents. When filmmaker-photographer pair Julie Winokur and Ed Kashi took in Winokur's 83-year-old father, they decided to document their own story. See the project at While I am not as hands on as I was when mom first got sick 3 years ; I still do her grocery shopping and laundry….basic ; I don’t tell you this for the accolades…I tell…
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A gift, not a burden

(repost from my MOB Society contribution) I have been trusted by God with four ; Our two oldest have ADD and ADHD ; When my now 19 year old was 5 I made an appointment on my mother-in-law's ; She worked in a public school and was sure that the oldest had “something.”  I took both sons to the ; The doctor looked at my younger son, who was pretty literally bouncing off the walls,…
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