Category Archives: Friendship

it’s been awhile

It’s been a long time since I’ve written. A long, long time. So much has happened in my life and my world over the past year plus since my previous post. Kids have gotten bigger. (They’re now 4 and almost … Continue reading

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Joleen, Jesus and Grace

I’m gonna tell you a story I don’t tell often. Many years ago, I lived in a modest, one bedroom apartment in Houston. I had my second job out of college, but the first in my chosen field, Marketing. And … Continue reading

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The Problem with Losing Weight

Like, a lot of weight, is that your clothes stop fitting. But it’s winter, and money is tight, so you just keep wearing the same old clothes that now look like you’re walking around in a tent. It’s not at … Continue reading

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There is nobody in the world like her. Nobody who can cook like her. Nobody who can make your boo-boo’s feel better with a simple kiss. Nobody who has her smell. Or her hands. Nobody who loves you more. Nobody … Continue reading

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Originally posted on Treasures From The Cardboard Box:
These two are buddies. And this week, Eli learned how to say “patrick”. It was the cutest thing to hear them playing in Eli’s room today and hear him yelling at Patrick…

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