Monthly Archives: July 2011

Ten Things–What we did on our Summer vacation

Where do I begin? First of all, I’m incredibly grateful just to be home after a grueling, 19-hour travel nightmare.  Long story short – we got bumped from our departing flight in St. Thomas then had to fly stand-by all … Continue reading

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Vacation in Paradise – Day Five

The cure for anything is salt water – sweat, tears, or the sea.  ~Isak Dinesen

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Vacation in Paradise – Day Four

The World is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page.  ~St. Augustine

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Vacation in Paradise – Day Two

He that will learn to pray, let him go to the sea.  ~ George Herbert

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Vacation in Paradise – Day One

The human spirit needs places where nature has not been rearranged by the hand of man.  ~Author Unknown

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It could only happen to me.

This post should be filed away under crazy shit that only happens to me.  Things like being pulled out of the security line at the airport for having a tiny scrapbook hammer in my purse (long story) or having a … Continue reading

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Fresh Peach Cobbler

I may have gone a little overboard at the Peach Barn. Have I mentioned how much I love peaches? I’m like the Forrest Gump of peaches.  I like peach pie, peach bellinis, fresh peaches, peach salsa… My personal favorite though … Continue reading

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Chicago, Houston, Tulsa

I am learning to live close to the lives of my friends without ever seeing them. No miles of any measurement can separate your soul from mine.  ~ John Muir These are my friends Carrie and Suzanne. I love them. … Continue reading

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A Bushel and a Peck

It’s Oklahoma, it’s mid-July, and it’s 105 degrees outside…which can only mean one thing – Porter Peaches!  I LOVE peaches, so I called up Nanette and we made plans to run to the Peach Barn in Porter – it’s become … Continue reading

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When Did This Happen?

Tomorrow Kelsey leaves for freshmen orientation camp at university. *gulp* She might be nervous and anxious about going if she was going by herself.  Thankfully her best friend and roommate, Cayli, will be going along with her. Cayli is the … Continue reading

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