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Grandma’s Apron – or – What I Think About That Flag

 

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The new “talk” to have with your kids isn’t about drugs or sex…

 THIS is exactly why I am so adamant about my brown haired blue eyed bi-racial but could easily pass daughter hearing about this stuff. Yes, it is scary to think about. No, I don’t WANT to have the conversation with … Continue reading

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Combat true death with memory…

When the Sandy Hook tragedy happened, I chose a name to remember. Charlotte Bacon. A little girl in pink cowgirl boots, just like my daughter always wore. This was to combat, in my own small way, the true death of … Continue reading

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lucky day

  

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To be remembered is to be immortal…

Video memorial of my Dad – Mr. Gerard M. Simon. Love you, Daddy. Memories

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Tales of a volunteer Drama Teacher…

Drama kids are giving me grief. I yelled so hard at them yesterday, and told them that I was so angry I wanted to curse at them, THEN I left the room and Myra had a quiet “ya’ll better shape … Continue reading

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Bankrupt my tongue…

  

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The Game of Race

If race is a card Is it something I can put back in the deck? Do hands get redealt at any point in time? Is it something that I can hide in my hands behind other more and/or less important … Continue reading

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Voicemail to Written Word. Ok, they lied.

So, my phone supposedly has this feature that translates voice mail into the written word. Got this message. It is barely equipped for cryptic English translations, not at all equipped for the Spanish language… “Hello, this is Dr. high-booker(?) Superintendent … Continue reading

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yup, this is my life…

The Swirly Twirlies

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