Monthly Archives: April 2014

Middle School Drama

Last night my youngest daughter came home from a night with friends, and immediately went up to her room and closed her door. I thought this was unusual, she usually comes into the house singing and demanding attention. My husband … Continue reading

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My favorite quote about Easter from “A Prayer for Owen Meany”

Originally posted on anneloughrey:
Earlier, I admitted that I am a book geek.  I buy my books, keep a list and rank them.  Only 15 books have earned my “ABL top ranking” of a 5.  “A Prayer for Owen Meany”…

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“Empty Mansions” – the mysterious life of Hugette Clark

This interesting tale of a reclusive American heiress held my attention even though I was on my spring break trip with 10 other friends/family (FRAMILY!). Here are the top 10 things I learned about Hugette Clark. Don’t worry even though … Continue reading

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