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I recently was flying with a lay-over of a few hours between planes. I had some unexpected entertainment! The first was a little mouse! I actually hate mice! But this one was so brave! Oh, well, okay…maybe he was just … Continue reading

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Happy Anniversary

Happy Anniversary to Jerry and me! 55 years! We’re still in love!!! Our wedding day, Saturday, June 13, 1959. Today is Friday, June 13, 2014. I’m not a superstitious person, it’s a good thing…otherwise our day could be ruined with worry. … Continue reading

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I Lived In A Chicken House?

I was in fifth grade. My family had just moved from East Peoria, Illinois to Waterloo, Iowa. We were living in Grandma’s house until we could find a house for us. It was a large boarding    house so Mother … Continue reading

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A New Day

A new day. A new month. What will this day be like? I wonder. For a young friend of mine, today is her wedding day! Because I’ve been sick, I’m being wise (I think) and am not going to the … Continue reading

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Christmas Day 2013

Christmas day is the second most important day of the year. It’s the day we celebrate the birth of Jesus as a baby. It means different things to different people. I’m reminded here of a Bible study I once led … Continue reading

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Mom A

Today was the birthday of my mother-in-law, Frances Archer. She was born in Indiana, December 25, 1905, the youngest child of nine. She died in January, 1997 at the age of 92. This would have been her 108th birthday! Frances Sloop and Bob … Continue reading

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Christmas 2013

I love Christmas! I love decorating for Christmas! It’s a lot of work and it takes me days to get it right and get it done! I’m not done yet… Our Christmas tree is hard to get a good picture … Continue reading

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The Stories She Could Tell…

We have a beautiful young lady living here with us in our log home! Apparently she’s lived here the whole 17 years that we’ve lived here but we’ve only known about her since last week! She’s only here in the … Continue reading

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I’ve just returned from a vacation in Hawaii and I’m dying to share with you all! However, My computer died and I had to buy a new one. Have you purchased a new computer lately? Oh my goodness. I’m about … Continue reading

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What A Guy

Since I’ve taken on blowing the leaves I’ve still had to keep up with everything else in the house. Yes, I’m a house wife…a home maker…a washer woman…a cook…a cleaning lady… For lunch, yesterday, we had warmed up leftovers. Okay…Jerry … Continue reading

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