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Tinklemeister Turns 5

I love my little man. It seems like yesterday the doctor was announcing “It’s definitely a boy!” Three thirty in the afternoon on June 2, 2006, was a great time for me. My third miracle was born. I thought that … Continue reading

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Haunted by the “What Ifs?”

If it’s Thursday it must be what I call, Mama Kat Day!  Each week bright and early on  Tuesday morning I hungrily search my email waiting for the newest writing prompts.  This week’s, like every week, got my brain to … Continue reading

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Lovely little girl taken too soon. Brought to you today by our favorite gal:

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The Apartment

If it’s Thursday, it must be time for Mama Kat’s Writer’s Workshop weekly writing prompts. Like every week, there were five great prompts, most of which I could go on and on about.  This week the first prompt felt like … Continue reading

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Woes of Water

It’s already Tuesday again?  Didn’t I just post last week’s prompt over at Mama Kat’s yesterday?  Wow, time does fly when you are having fun! This week I chose several prompts to write about.   First up to bat, prompt 3. … Continue reading

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Rain, Rain Go Away….

Anyone have the schematics for an ark?  I am beginning to think that we are going to need them quite soon.  Life here in Michigan is one big soggy and overly wet mess.  Not a day has gone by in … Continue reading

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Phobias – They SUCK!

I recently broke a tooth, a molar to be exact. I knew it was bound to happen sooner or later. Unfortunately it was all the sooner than I would have liked.  I hate my teeth, I hate everything about them.  … Continue reading

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An Open Letter to Mother Nature

Dearest darling Mother Nature, What gives doll?  We know you’ve been overworked and underpaid for years now, but honey, please!  Wake up, smell the coffee – hell, knock back a few gallons of java if that’s what it takes!  We’ll … Continue reading

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If You Really Knew Me…

As part of Mama Kat’s Writing Prompts last week,she challenged us to finish this sentence “If you really knew me, you would know…” So here is my list, the good, the bad and the sometimes very ugly: If you really … Continue reading

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Amazing Things Can Happen, If You Just Let Them

Well, sometimes things just don’t go as they are planned. This week is no exception to the rule. This week our children are on Spring Break (if you could really call it Spring. Spring just hasn’t shown it’s pretty face … Continue reading

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