Author Archives: Becky

About Becky

Wife of 29 years, mother of 3 grown sons, BELIEVER, nanny, reader, knitter, gardener, walker, blogger, lover of life

Old Dogs … New Tricks … and why this isn’t working

I’m HERE and staying THERE and never moving again. The END! Advertisements

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This Weekend, I …

am still doing stuff since it lasts 3 days flew my flag got the tires rotated ate a bagel washed spit-up off my favorite shirt cut gardenias stuck them in a rinsed out baby food jar for a perfect centerpiece … Continue reading

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It’s not easy cooking for two when you’ve spent nearly 3 decades cooking for 4 or 5.  And when the two you are cooking for do not even eat the same things it is even worse. I do not eat … Continue reading

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My Word of the Year for 2010 is TRUST.  I had no idea how much I’d be TRUSTing when I took that word.  God and I decided on the word before I had moved to North Carolina.  Before I ended … Continue reading

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This Weekend, I …

econnected with a friend I had not seen or spoken with in over 30 years … facebook! wished my mama a happy birthday picked up 3 new books from the library got lost in one of them talked to my … Continue reading

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I’m Not Even Teasing …

This rented townhouse is not my dream home and boy am I glad about that.  Both bathroom vanities are a mess.  The doors do not close properly and the finish is worn completely off of them.  And there are NO … Continue reading

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Because I can …

A few years ago during a study of Daniel, we were encouraged to sacrifice something for a six week period. The idea was to become more aware of our culture and gain control over our response to it. Whatever we … Continue reading

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