Thankful Thursday: SUMMER!

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GOOD MORNING! The sun is out and it is going to hit 90 degrees here in Rhode Island today. I am thankful it feels like summer! It’s been a good week around here, even though my laundry is piling up in our closet and Jackson has started calling it the spooky forest. Trust me buddy,…

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My Friend Heather

The first time I met Heather (aka Housewife Heather) is a memory that always makes me laugh. It was spring of 2010 and I joined my friend Beth Ann and her friend (Heather) for a walk along the bike path where Beth lived. Jackson was about 6 months old and I was still out of…

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Thankful Thursday- April 4th

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Good morning! I’m writing this on my iPhone, in a gas station parking lot while Sidney sleeps in her car seat and Jackson is at play group, so please excuse my brevity. The sun is shining and we are all here, so there’s much to be thankful for. Here we go: -I’m thankful for sunshine,…

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These are the Days

There are some moments in life that make time stand still and help you to realize that these are the days. I remember Natalie Merchant’s song piping through the barns at the Florida State Fair Grounds while grooming my horse Dewey at a show in 1996. Later that day I rode him around the fairgrounds,…

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I’m here…

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Sorry I’ve been missing, but I’m here. Exhausted and fighting a cold but here. Last weekend was a tough one emotionally. One of my dearest friends (who lost her husband last August) moved back to Florida. She’s been living with family in Seattle & Florida for the past 7 months, but packing up her house…

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Random Photo Challenge

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My friend Liz over at Learning to Juggle has posted a new photo challenge for this week and I’ve decided to join the fun. This week’s challenge is: This Week’s Challenge:¬†Go to where you have the most pictures readily available digitally (phone, blog, computer, shutterfly, where ever) and pick your oldest picture (based on the…

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Remembering Peter

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In the summer of 2008, my Mom called and let me know she gave my email address to a tennis friend’s friend who had a daughter moving to Rhode Island with her husband. The daughter was around my age and was from my same hometown of St. Petersburg, FL. A few days later, I got…

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