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After the Competition

My granddaughters had their Pep Squad dance competition yesterday, as I mentioned in Six Word Saturday. Their group, the Silver Belles, were in two performances: one at 9:18 a.m. and the other at 4:48 p.m. I obviously did not stay … Continue reading

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Five Question Friday

1. What is the last thing you bought for yourself? I bought myself an iphone. I have wanted one for the longest time and I finally bought one and couldn’t be happier. I absolutely love it. Wouldn’t trade it for … Continue reading

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A Busy Weekend

I had a busy weekend. You can tell because I’m writing about this on Tuesday instead of Monday, because Monday was really busy too. The granddaughters left on Saturday to fly to Las Vegas to stay for five days with … Continue reading

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The Granddaughters Are Leaving

Today the granddaughters leave on their summer holiday. They go to Nevada tonight to visit their grandfather (my first husband) and their sunt (their mother’s half-sister). They will spend 5 days at each house. Already my ex is fretting about … Continue reading

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Where Do You Feel Acceptance

I am a loner by nature, so I mostly have to gain acceptance from within myself. My sister tries to understand me and what I’m all about, but she rea;;y doesn’t understand. My friends from the masjid and the Tri-Faith … Continue reading

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S is for Sabrina

I decided to write today’s post about my daughter Sabrina. Sabrina is my only child, only she isn’t a child any longer. She’s in her mid-30s now with twin 15-year-old daughters of her own. She is a wife, a mother, … Continue reading

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G is for Granddaughters

I have two delightful, lovely 15-year-old granddaughters. (Yes, they are twins, identical.) They are the loves of my life. They are bright and funny and thoroughly amusing. We like to go to dinner every week or so, and we have … Continue reading

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The Competiton

Yesterday my daughter and I went to watch my twin 15-year-old granddaughters participate in a cheer, dance, Pep Squad competition at O’Connor High School. I don’t know why they didn’t have it at the district field house which can hold … Continue reading

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I Feel As Though I’m Not Really Here

So many ridiculous things have happened in the past 10 days that I truly don’t even know what I’m feeling. I thought things were improving with my daughter until Christmas. When I didn’t even receive a call, I was so … Continue reading

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A New Day

Funny what a good night’s sleep can do for the mind and the soul. It seems that everything appears the bleakest in the nighttime, especially when the day hasn’t gone so well either. The morning comes, and even though it’s … Continue reading

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