Catching Up

Here’s why I’ll never be a professional blogger. Despite my good intentions I get sidetracked with other things to easily.

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We’re Here…Yay?

We have arrived at our destination. My husband’s parents’ house where we will stay until Friday. I’m tired. Really, really tired. So here is a short synopsis of our trip so far:

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One Day Out

It occurred to me as I packed for our trip that I’ll never get the whole minimalist thing down. I tried, but then I kept remembering things I wanted to bring along.

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Happiness for Free!

I have been known to dabble in the world of marketing from time to time. Nothing extreme. I don’t have the courage to be an entrepreneur. Not in a business sense anyway. I did once venture into the high stakes realm of education by home schooling my three children.

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Germophobe and Fashionista: Can they co-exist?

I think I’m turning into my mother. She never read fiction. I’m sure she did when she was younger, but not when she had me. I attribute this whole interest in fashion to her. Not that I’ve been totally clueless fashion-wise, but I just never gave it much thought until now. My mother was more fashionable than I was. She was the type of person who dressed up to run to the grocery store. You wouldn’t find her in Wal-Mart wearing her PJs and slippers like a lot of folks these days. No way!
(Note: The featured image is from 2012; the last Mother’s Day I had with my fashionable mom before she passed away. We (my daughter, my mom, and me) somehow all coordinated our look that day without consulting each other about what we were going to wear.)

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