Category Archives: family

Seventeen Magazine – July, 1975

When I was in high school, I began to shop at thrift stores.  Wearing vintage clothing was fun for me and my giggly girlfriends.  Now, I shop there because I can find a pie tin for 49 cents.  For 99 … Continue reading

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Optimus Prime Chooses Thanksgiving Pies

I love Thanksgiving.  I love pies.  My favorite holiday hosts my favorite dessert. This year, I have been entrusted with providing the tasty slices for our families gathering.  It should be noted that this is a yearly struggle.  Every year … Continue reading

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16 days ’til Advent

When I was living in Seattle and working at a coffee shop, a really nice man would come in each year and bring all the baristas an advent calender with chocolates in the windows of each day. He always let … Continue reading

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Question of the Ages

Whew!  I have a lot on my plate right now.  The Max’s school starts tomorrow.  I need to find a new school.  I’ll venture a big move as soon as life allows.  So, what I really want to know right … Continue reading

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Love/Hate

Creed has reunited. “I wouldn’t call it a reunion,” says singer Scott Stapp. “It’s a renewing and a rebirth. I missed my boys and wanted to create music with them again. We’re all thrilled to have a second chance to … Continue reading

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BB Gunning

Here in fabulous new town, there are about eight or so kids within a few houses with whom The Max has begun friendships.  Our old home was above restaurants on a major street with no kids around at all.  Even … Continue reading

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Us Weekly circa 1981

US Weekly was only called US back then.  But if I titled the post “Us circa 1981” you would have probably expect a post about me and my sisters in 1981 sitting in the mud sharing a bag of M … Continue reading

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