Category Archives: Musings

10 Things to Keep you from Peeing on a Stick Too Soon…

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Growing our First Garden!

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St. Patty’s Day 2014

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— Lauren

Port Gibson & Natchez, Mississippi

This weekend we took a trip to Port Gibson and Natchez, Mississippi, visiting Grand Gulf Military Park, Windsor Ruins and Longwood.  Here are a some pictures of said trip:

Grand Gulf Military Park:




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That Time I Ranted on the Internet

I try to keep my opinions regarding social issues to myself on the Internet.  I share my opinions with those who already know me personally and are aware of my good intentions.

However, consider this my first Internet rant.

The situation:

This weekend, I saw a child, no older than 10 years old, wearing a black “Piko” (I just found out what a Piko is – I thought it was just classified as a large shirt), some Aztec leggings, fur boots, carrying a purse on her shoulder and had a smart phone in her hand as she walked through Home Depot.  I looked up to see her mother who was wearing the same thing, just different colors.

Now, these people have done nothing to me directly.  Their existence doesn’t affect mine.  This is not meant to offend or pass judgment, but to invoke conversation.

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Dropped off the Face of the Earth

…is evidently what I’ve done.

I would like to tell you all about how I’ve been too busy around the house with super cool DIY projects to update the blog.

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Hello, 2014!

We welcome you!  2013 was a wonderful year and we’re certain 2014 will be just as grand.

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