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i am happy

I’m happier than usual lately. This month I’ve been reading the Book of Mormon. My friend challenged me to read it in one month. It breaks down to 17 pages each day. I’ve never read it in that manner before, at least not recently. Typically it’s a chapter a day, or the study of a…

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good thing i have other redeeming qualities

Jake invited us to work last week. It was our first time visiting. Life here is so different compared to Kodiak. There, life revolved around the Air Station. We heard the planes take of and land, heck – we could see them from our dining room window. We often visited Jake while he was on…

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and so it goes

We haven’t turned on the heat all winter. (Except when Grandma and Grandpa Oborn were here. Grandpa kept playing with the thermostat trying to help Grandma get comfortable. The temperatures here change pretty quickly and Grandma’s core temperature can be delicate. One day we’d have the air conditioner on and the next the heater.) Yesterday…

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on motherhood.

It’s 2:26am. I stayed up working to finish editing a session that I shot in Mobile, Alabama last weekend. I finished an hour ago. Even though I’m dead tired, I’m still up. I’m enjoying the quiet. I just perused the People Magazine that Sam bought me for Valentine’s Day. He and Jake ran to the…

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You may or may not have noticed from the pictures I’ve posted lately, but Joshua is growing up. And by up, I mean up. He’s now nearly the same height as Jacob. Jacob grew like a madman between the ages of 11 and 13 and has been pretty much the same height ever since. He…

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i want to remember

You would not believe what I’ve been through the last few days with all the computer business. BUT I am finally all reformatted, sorted, and backed up. It took took me four days and at least 48 hours. Last night at 1:30am I got this message: One billion hours. Plus 5 minutes. That had to…

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