Category Archives: Giving Thanks

Happy Birthday to ME! #jessturns35

   My birthday is always sort of a build up/let down sort of thing.  I get very excited about it in my mind, and then BAM, it comes and goes and it’s like not a big deal at all. This … Continue reading

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McDonald’s Toys Trump Raising Canes Fresh Never Frozen Fingers (we are in an alternate universe now people)

I thought Jackson picked McDonald’s over Raising Canes or any other “fine” dining that he could choose (his choice, whatever he wanted on our little date) because of its fine dining experience and exceptionally healthy food choices.  I mean APPLES … Continue reading

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My birthday…New Years Eve…the whole world celebrates with me! I always like to do something for my birthday, even something little. This year the boys and I got the car washed, rented more Redbox movies then should be legal for … Continue reading

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Christmas Bells Are Ringing….

We volunteered to ring bells for the Salvation Army today. The boys were so cute in their matching shirt/apron and their Christmas hats! They would not ring the bell until they saw someone coming, then they’d go crazy ringing the … Continue reading

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This year for Thanksgiving, we were home. My brother and sister in law drove up from Arkansas to spend the time with us.  The boys are loving it, though Ethan’s been a PITA last night and today…lack of sleep is … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Day Is Coming

I really love fall…there is so much change and excitement in the air…I mean, football season!  Jeans and light jackets!  Pumpkin bread, muffins, and anything else you want throw pumpkin in… It also means craft fair time!  And turkey iron … Continue reading

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Bowling and Remembering

Every year, on August 1, we pause from the usual work, naptime, clean up daily life and do something as a family.  Some years it is big, like going to the beach or last year King’s Pointe.  This year, it … Continue reading

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