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2121 May Utah Family

Hudi and Mollie get Hitched

It was supposed to happen last summer, but did any of you notice that something went a bit crazy with our world? Yeah, we all noticed it, too. The grand plan for a summer wedding in the mountains slid into hiatus. This was not an easy decision. In fact, our intrepid Mollie trudged up Guardsman […]

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thankful Family

Fun Images of Avalon

I just love it when our kids send us fun pics of our grand-baby girl

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Family

The Sandwich Role

Chris calls us the Big Mac generation (not just any sandwich) since we actually have Mom P., our gen, our kids and the grandkids. Gotta love the love … and the love shared as we spend time with family in all gens. Being in the sandwich generation is really a blessing.

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Creative Christmas Gifts

Last year Zeb and Bri gave us all popcorn. They sent it in metal containers and divided the flavors with cardboard. I took pics of the creative lids. The one in the image was for Hudi and Mollie. Ours is next to it and missed the photo op 🙂 But it’s equally awesome. Technically this […]

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sabbatical Family

Young Relatives Meeting

One of the silly things about our lock-down is that my earring holes keep trying to close. This is odd to me since I regularly work from home and wouldn’t think I would be putting in earrings any less. Ah well. As Chris and I drove down the road I mentioned that the last time […]

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Family

Creative Valentine’s Surprise

Have you checked your mail? That was kind of an odd request in this day and age. Snail mail is not a thing I check often, but Zeb and Bri told us something was on its way. How intriguing. Remember them? They are our children that were married in Moab last summer. A very creative, […]

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Family

Connections

Big little things can be so important in one’s life. For example, when Uncle John and Aunt Anne decided to pop in and visit us during their trip through the northeast, it seemed like a little enough thing for them. For us? It was a really big thing. To think that in their travels they […]

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Family

Valentine’s Fortunes

Soooo. It was our Valentine’s celebration, and we were at the local Chinese food restaurant. It came time to read our fortunes, and Mom cracked her cookie open. Empty I so wish you could have seen her face as the 86-year-old woman commented something like … Well, that’s not a good sign. Does that mean […]