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10.25.21 October 17 to October 23, 2021 Water and trash, A1C is 8.8, Buddy’s collapsing trachea, nursery toys, flag football, sewn felt food, pulling weeds at church and the tragic senseless loss of an amazing young woman

I had a couple of nice quiet days at home this week. During the other days I went to Quest to have bloodwork that my cardiologist ordered to see how my kidney's are functioning. I'm not sure why he's concerned about that but I'll see how that turned out when I see Dr. Khoueiry next… Continue reading 10.25.21 October 17 to October 23, 2021 Water and trash, A1C is 8.8, Buddy’s collapsing trachea, nursery toys, flag football, sewn felt food, pulling weeds at church and the tragic senseless loss of an amazing young woman

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10.23.21 Trinity Baptist Church Worship October 23rd

I began sharing our weekly Worship Service at Trinity Baptist Church in a separate post each week back in August. Good ole Hurricane Ida interrupted our ability to broadcast live on Facebook for several weeks but it's BACK!! My pastor's preaching is so strong, crystal clear, true and Biblical that I believe it has changed… Continue reading 10.23.21 Trinity Baptist Church Worship October 23rd

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10.18.21 JONAH KYLE TRAYLOR’S GRADUATION AND 23RD BIRTHDAY PARTY

Jonah Kyle Traylor graduated from Southeastern Louisiana University with his Bachelor of Science degree, Cum Laude in Industrial Technology, Drafting and Design in May of this year. On Saturday, October 9th, 2021 his family gave him a combination Graduation Party and 23rd Birthday Celebration which I was honored to attend. I am, as I always… Continue reading 10.18.21 JONAH KYLE TRAYLOR’S GRADUATION AND 23RD BIRTHDAY PARTY

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10.17.21 Barely the day started and it’s already six in the evening, by Boucar Diouf

  Best I could determine this was written by Boucar Diouf, a famous French Canadian writer, and story teller from Montréal.   This piece really touched me and I could see such truths in it. I feel like the days go by so fast now that the first couple of lines drew me into reading… Continue reading 10.17.21 Barely the day started and it’s already six in the evening, by Boucar Diouf

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10.17.21 October 10 to October 16, 2021 Saints win, Succession, Church Nursery, Cindy L’s visit, car a/c tweek, flower garden planting, metal cow, Buddy’s stairs, angiogram, flag football, and Celebration of Life

I've opened succession for Roy's estate and have been working with the law firm on that. I am also making some changes to my will. My internet and television service shut off Saturday morning and came back on Sunday after church. Just in time for me to see the Saints win against the Washington Redskins.… Continue reading 10.17.21 October 10 to October 16, 2021 Saints win, Succession, Church Nursery, Cindy L’s visit, car a/c tweek, flower garden planting, metal cow, Buddy’s stairs, angiogram, flag football, and Celebration of Life

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Rosalyn and Chip’s Arkansas Evacuation Adventure, PART ONE: #50 Mountain Heart at Pinewood Cabins and our Angler’s Resort Cabin #4

Chip and I evacuated to Mountain View Arkansas on Tuesday morning after Hurricane Ida hit on Sunday night. This multi post description of that adventure is for you to enjoy and hopefully encourages you to make Mountain View your next family vacation adventure destination. Also for Chip and I to be able to look back… Continue reading Rosalyn and Chip’s Arkansas Evacuation Adventure, PART ONE: #50 Mountain Heart at Pinewood Cabins and our Angler’s Resort Cabin #4

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10.11.21 October 3 to October 9, 2021 Saints lost, car a/c fixed, Southeastern BCM, Sunday School class dinner, Thanks Lane, Prayer Meeting, Flag Football, bloodwork, visits with Cindy V and Chip, garden work, Jonah Kyle’s party

It was on August 29, 2021 that I published my last weekly life summary. That was when Hurricane Ida came into my life and put a huge PAUSE on so much of what made life normal. I'm going to pick up Sunday before last and publish this one before moving on to writing this week's… Continue reading 10.11.21 October 3 to October 9, 2021 Saints lost, car a/c fixed, Southeastern BCM, Sunday School class dinner, Thanks Lane, Prayer Meeting, Flag Football, bloodwork, visits with Cindy V and Chip, garden work, Jonah Kyle’s party

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10.10.21 Our tour of Hurricane Ida damage in LaPlace and the New Orleans area

On Friday, September 24th Chip and I headed towards New Orleans to see the damage from Hurricane Ida. New Orleans is about 45 miles south of Hammond, Louisiana where I now live. It's also the city I was born and raised in! When we got to LaPlace which is on the way there, we got… Continue reading 10.10.21 Our tour of Hurricane Ida damage in LaPlace and the New Orleans area

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10.08.21 Outings with the Trinity gang

I enjoyed two special outings this week with my friends from Trinity Baptist, my church. People have asked me why I moved back to Hammond and these folks are a big part of the reason I made the move. First was our quarterly Sunday School class dinner. Ida has messed up so much in our… Continue reading 10.08.21 Outings with the Trinity gang

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10.06.21 How to NOT enable. A really good read for us moms

What you'll read below is a stand I've taken yet weaved in and away from and back into it in the past. I admire this lady and the stand she realized needed to be taken. Young children still need guidance and assistance. Our young children who grow into adults should not expect that assistance since… Continue reading 10.06.21 How to NOT enable. A really good read for us moms