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    The Empty Passenger Seat

    March 6, 2017

    Well, my car buddy has moved on. My co-pilot no longer needs to ride in the jump seat on a regular basis. My third and youngest child just got her driver’s license. When I…

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    The Beginning of Goodbyes…

    February 18, 2017

    Just like I imagined, having a high school senior girl is very different from having a high school senior boy. Boys are black and white. Read: simple. Girls are Technicolor. Read: not so simple.…

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    The After Party

    January 22, 2017

    Through the social years of formal dances, my house has hosted many after parties. Meaning, the “party” after the dance – you know, where the kids can continue to hang out and eat. Because…

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    Valentine’s Centerpiece

    January 22, 2017

    Central Market has the best retro candy for Valentine’s Day that I have been able to find. They also have the prettiest selection of flowers right now. I threw some Eucalyptus in this arrangement…

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    Something New

    December 22, 2016

    I hope all who are reading this are having a wonderful Christmas season with their families. But I do have one question: Is anyone else tired out there? Since the holidays have kicked in…

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