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#BlogFlash2013 Day 20: Education

Day 20: Education Whoever says that children don’t learn through play is a liar.  A big fat liar.  Today, my son caught three fish by making a “minnow trap” in […]

#BlogFlash2013 Day 19: City

Day 19: City Being a child in a big city was such an amazing experience.  There was always something to do.  The world was busy and loud and it positively […]

#BlogFlash2013 Day 18: Money

Day 18:  Money Have you ever made a list of things you would buy if you had lots of money?  I did the other day.  We recently got a financial […]

#BlogFlash2013 Day 17: Water

Day 17: Water It rained the entire weekend.  It rained, and it rained, and it rained.  At first I was totally jazzed.  A real thunderstorm!  After all these months stuck […]

#BlogFlash2013 Day 16: Community

Day 16: Community When it comes to raising children, they say it takes a village.  I grew up as an only child, and my “village” was rather small.  I didn’t […]

#BlogFlash2013 Day 15: Friendship

Day 15: Friendship Friendship is another thing that changes when you’re married to the military.  You learn to be more accepting of people, you learn to make friends quickly, yet […]

#BlogFlash2013 Day 14: Home

Day 14: Home I have had many homes.  As a child of divorced parents, I had different homes while growing up.  As a Navy wife, I’ve had to move numerous times.  […]

#BlogFlash2013 Day 13: Darkness

Day 13: Darkness Oddly, this picture is comforting to me.  I’ve never really associated darkness with fear.  To me, darkness feels like home.  I feel more at peace when it is night, […]

#BlogFlash2013 Day 12: Music

Day 12: Music Simmering In my mind The stories That cannot be told Aching To burst free The notes Begin to unfold Curling together Lyric and song Harmonious beauty Feels […]

#BlogFlash2013 Day 11: Running

Day 11: Running So I just got this outrageous story idea, and I think I’m going to run with it. It’s so completely weird that I’m not even sure it […]

#BlogFlash2013 Day 10: Time

Day 10: Time Different times of day affect me in different ways.  My natural tendency is to be nocturnal.  I don’t wake up well in the morning.  I’ve never been […]

#BlogFlash Day 9: Spring

Day 9: Spring There is a distinct difference in experiencing Spring in the north vs. the south.  I grew up in the south, where the seasons changing isn’t quite as […]

#BlogFlash2013 Day 8: Chocolate

Day 8: Chocolate I could write pages about my love for chocolate!  Instead I think I’ll rank my favorites. 1. Russell Stover’s Assorted – so I can bite into them […]

#BlogFlash2013 Day 7: Nature

As some of you know, I grew up in New Orleans. To me, nature (at least, the enjoyable kind) is walking on a trail, feeling the warm wind like silk […]

#BlogFlash2013 Day 6: Island

Day 6: Island I need an island. An island I can teleport to whenever I like. There are no children allowed. In fact, no one is allowed there but me. […]

#BlogFlash2013 Day 5: Health

  Day 5: Health: Oops, busted.  Today is very much the wrong day for this topic.  I’m drinking a Java Monster as I type this, I had a Boost protein […]