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Colby and Staci

Livin’ Our Love Song

Livin’ Our Love Song Baby, when I look at you With your hair falling down in your baby blues Standing there across the room I get so lost in the way you move It makes me reminisce, back to years ago On a night like this Teary-eyed, as you took … Read more

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Looking for 4/2/2 LA to lease to own

How did we find our home on CL you ask? Simple … I posted an ad with the specific type of home and finance situation we were looking for and actually got a reply! August 27, 2007: Looking to rent or (preferably) lease to own a home in the area. … Read more

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Christmas Chaos

Whew! Am I glad Christmas is done and over! Don’t get me wrong, I enjoy celebrating the birth of my Saviour, but the commercial side of Christmas is too overwhelming — especially with 4 kids! We went to bed at 9:30pm Christmas Day and I did not get out of bed … Read more

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A Hero’s Farewell for Sgt Samuel E. Kelsey

Wow! We had a busy weekend, thus the reason I am just able to get back online. I didn’t want to go without first writing about the funeral we attended Friday in Troup, Texas for my cousin, Sgt Samuel E. Kelsey. It was overwhelming, to say the least! Hero’s Farewell … Read more

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Road Trip

It’s amazing how much stuff is required for a “simple” 3 hour road trip! Not that a road trip is simple, especially when traveling with two toddlers! Actually, we’ll have 3 toddlers, but I only have to prepare for two! So, extra clothes for everyone, 2 sets for my 2 year … Read more

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Random thoughts of the day

Well, I didn’t get to post yesterday because my mom came and whisked us away to the mall. She does that when she has a day off … picks us up and gets us out of the house. The kids enjoy the time out … I enjoy the adult interaction. … Read more