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Well, hey there!

If you recall from my last entries (if you can even remember them, ha!) we moved from the warm climate of the South to the cold Winters of Iowa. The area we lived in had around 3,000-5,000 people during the Winter months and could swell to 50,000 in the Summer. It was nice, but limited … Continue reading

Spring Cleaning

When I was younger I remember my Mother would go through her big Spring cleaning stage.  We cleaned each room from top to bottom, inside and out.  We wiped the walls, baseboards, floors, windows, cleaned curtains, linens, emptied closets, and believe it or not, we aired the furniture outside and polished and cleaned it before … Continue reading

Lily of the Valley

Lily of the Valley

Dainty cups of white, heads bowed low On tender stems that bend with weight Push through the dirt and grime Surrounded by strong broad leaves Drink living water Burst forth heralding a new life And bow before the risen King