Category Archives: One Thousand Gifts

TToT~The Labor Day Edition

I talk a lot about how my work doesn’t define me, that I don’t see it as a big part of who I am.  Still,  as Labor Day comes this year I am thankful for my work for many reasons… … Continue reading

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Big D: Ten Things of Thankful

I have spent the past few days delivering furniture and apartment supplies for my daughter’s senior year in college.  Her school is in Georgetown, TX right down I-35 a mere ten and a half hour drive.  When you reach the … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Dear Susie

Today would have been my mother’s 95th birthday.  To mark this special day I have compiled a list of the ten things I am most grateful for in the way I was raised.   I am glad my parents introduced … Continue reading

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TToT:Crazy Bunny Lady Edition

My cousin is married to a minister/gentleman farmer.  His most abundant crop is bunnies.  He is the person who first fueled the love–some would say addiction–to bunnies at my house.  I am fully aware that my children have voted me … Continue reading

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TToT: Just Flew to China Edition

  I just flew to China, and man, are my arms tired! This is what I imagine my third born is feeling about now.  Getting to China was a challenge: two cancelled flights, a 7 hour lay over in San … Continue reading

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