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Are You A Lump Of Coal Or A Diamond-In-Training?

Occasionally, I see a quote in a book or even online that really resonates with me, not just for its wisdom but its relation to something that is currently happening in my world.  As a single mom being pulled in so many directions, this one hit home- not just about my situation, but life itself… Continue reading Are You A Lump Of Coal Or A Diamond-In-Training?

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The Epidemic On Texas Roads That No One Is Talking About

There is an epidemic on Texas roads that no one is talking about: There has been at least one traffic fatality on Texas roads every single day since November 7, 2000.  That is over 50,000 loved ones lost in the last 15 years alone–and the number is climbing. Every morning on my way to work,… Continue reading The Epidemic On Texas Roads That No One Is Talking About

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How We Bought A Designer Christmas Tree for $30 shipped

Today, I’m sharing the story of how we bought a $399 designer Christmas tree for $30 shipped!  It is by far my most festive bargain and really helps the house feel more like Christmas, despite the fact that it is 73 degrees outside today and the kids are wearing shorts. About 10 years ago, I… Continue reading How We Bought A Designer Christmas Tree for $30 shipped