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09.16.21 The Day Dora Burned Down, June 7 2021

I didn't want to write about and share all of this about Dora burning down until the awful process was complete and it now is. As most everyone who has followed this blog for a while knows, Roy and I lived in our motorhome we lovingly named Dora from November 2012 until May 2018 when… Continue reading 09.16.21 The Day Dora Burned Down, June 7 2021

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09.13.21 Pumpkin Center Hurricane Ida damage

I can in no way describe what my friends and loved ones have experienced in Pumpkin Center (an area of Hammond Louisiana) since August 29th when Hurricane Ida came through. I can just share some photos and information from DEMCO the power company and some photos I took on my way home Sunday from church… Continue reading 09.13.21 Pumpkin Center Hurricane Ida damage

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09.13.21 Catching up on Ida related events

I have a lot of catching up on Hurricane Ida related events for my followers all around the country who haven't been here to see it. I still have no internet to write easily on my laptop. I am learning to create posts on my phone which takes a long time and a lot of… Continue reading 09.13.21 Catching up on Ida related events

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09.12.21 ‘Twas da week after Ida and all through da South…..

‘Twas da week afta Ida and all through da South, generators were runnin mo’ than ya Aunt Hildas mouth. Our draws was hung on da clothes lines with care. And we hopin that da power will soon be dere! Da children were nestled all snug in dey parents room, because that’s where da AC is… Continue reading 09.12.21 ‘Twas da week after Ida and all through da South…..

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09.11.21 September 11, 2001 – 20 years ago our Nation was attacked. One story from that day

So much could be shared on this 20th anniversary of 9/11. Since I am writing on my phone which is difficult I chose this one story of Todd Beamer's bravery aboard Flight 93 which helped document that moment in history. We may have all read or heard this conversation years ago. It touched me deeply… Continue reading 09.11.21 September 11, 2001 – 20 years ago our Nation was attacked. One story from that day

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09.06.21 HURRICANE IDA August 29, 2021

I left my laptop back at home when we left headed to Mountain View Arkansas on Tuesday morning. I am attempting to put together something meaningful using my phone about my personal experiences for those who are not in Louisiana living through HURRICANE IDA. She deserves to be in capital letters. I had not planned… Continue reading 09.06.21 HURRICANE IDA August 29, 2021

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08.29.21 August 22 to August 28, 2021 Hurricane Ida, Dentist Aggravation, Donny Willoughby, Praising God in the Storm

Today is the 16th anniversary of Katrina destroying the New Orleans Area in 2005. We are facing being hit very shortly by Hurricane Ida which will be close to a Category 5. I know we will lose electricity here so I am posting this even if it isn't as complete and without photos, as I… Continue reading 08.29.21 August 22 to August 28, 2021 Hurricane Ida, Dentist Aggravation, Donny Willoughby, Praising God in the Storm

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08.27.21 Roy’s Death on September 1, 2020 and my way forward

So many thoughts and emotions have been in my heart these last few days as the first anniversary of my husband Roy's death comes near. So many that I don't know where to start but I want to get them out here in writing so I must start here. I'm sure they will start spilling… Continue reading 08.27.21 Roy’s Death on September 1, 2020 and my way forward

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08.26.21 Your Bill Has Been Taken Care Of, written by Kelly Balarie

I was doing something nice, but I had to pay for it. It all started when I glanced out my house window. I saw a group of kids walking home from the pool, including my friend’s daughter. Their house is far. Trying to be loving, I ran outside and offered to drive them home. The… Continue reading 08.26.21 Your Bill Has Been Taken Care Of, written by Kelly Balarie

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08.25.21 PLEASE PRAY FOR THE WILLOUGHBY FAMILY

Before you go any further in your day today I want to ask for prayers for the Willoughby family.   Rebecca's precious husband and Raylea, Kaylon, and Gracyn's daddy Donny Willoughby lost his struggle with COVID yesterday morning and went to live in Heaven eternally with his Lord and Savior. While, as a Christian, I… Continue reading 08.25.21 PLEASE PRAY FOR THE WILLOUGHBY FAMILY