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Lessons from my younger me.


I’ve heard people talk about their high school years as though it were the golden age of perfection. My mother would say to me,”Enjoy those [high school] days. I had some good, clean fun. You’re going to miss them when … Continue reading

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My Beloved Paul


be-loved (adjective): dearly loved; dear to the heart The world has gotten a little dimmer today.  Just after midnight, we received a call that my Uncle Paul had passed away.  I am both thankful and saddened simultaneously because I got … Continue reading

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Love Out Loud (Part 1)!


Greetings everyone!  I am writing you from the basement -no, really.  I’m tending to laundry.  As I reflect on the occurrences of the past weekend, I have realized that I am blessed (yet again).  My Momma and sisters came up … Continue reading

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I’m a Bad Mother….


..Shut your mout’!  I was talking with a friend the other day, and it conjured up an old story I wanted to share with my readers.  Some names have been changed to protect the identity of the innocent.  Well, kind … Continue reading

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“It’s so loud…..


….inside my head, with words that I should’ve said.  As I drown, in my regrets, I can’t take back the words I never said.” -Lupe Fiasco featuring Skylar Grey Words I never said I had been playing this song for … Continue reading

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Fatherly Love


Saturday’s have been designated as my oil change day.  Those of you who know me personally, know that I am regimented when it comes to this endeavor (and others for that matter, lol).  I make sure that I am at … Continue reading

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A stroll down memory lane


Ahhhhh……It’s so relaxing to be back at my favorite blogspot of all time (Starbucks). *Stretches fingers* By the way, yes, I took each of these photos, making a collage on http://www.picnik.com.  Sadly, Picnik’s website will close on April 19.  Oh, … Continue reading

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