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The first step is acknowledgement

I will admit to a little bit of gross factor. I will say that my “I’m turning into a country girl” bravado has taken a step back. I will acknowledge that I will be thinking about more than just “Am … Continue reading

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I just have to make sure to stick the landing

I have a fever and it won’t go away for another week. Olympic fever. I am truly a sucker for everything Olympic. I cry when they show those little bio stories about the athletes. I stay up way too late … Continue reading

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If you give a kid a camera

[editor’s note: Zoe’s school has been doing a nature photo competition all year to celebrate one of their teacher’s going to Antarctica on a research expedition. The following are some of the images she’s captured with my nice, big, expensive, … Continue reading

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A Grave Matter

The weather has been beautiful this week, and I have been stuck inside for way too much of it. I think God was sending me a message to get outside when, after sitting at my desk for hours I finally realized … Continue reading

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Thank God he didn’t crawl onto my Coke.

There is something different out here in the country. It’s not the fresh air. It’s not the sound of a rooster. It’s not the smell of flowers everywhere. It’s the bugs. Actually, the bugs I can handle. It’s the spiders. … Continue reading

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