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Now what?

It’s been a tumultuous summer here in the land of Juli’s brain. I’ve been struggling lately with knowing what my purpose now is since I am not going back to my teaching career. “What am I supposed to DO with … Continue reading

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Free Range Flowers

It was a perfectly perfect day today. The Southern wind is coming up from the gulf so the air is juuust the right temperature. The morning clouds broke quickly and the sun warmed my skin as the wind cooled it down. Perfectly … Continue reading

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The Old Man in the Car

I was working out in the garage this afternoon, trying to get some much-needed cleaning and decluttering done, when I noticed a car slow down in front of my house. The blue sedan came to a stop at my driveway. … Continue reading

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Saying Goodbye to Santa

It was a crushing blow. I immediately wanted to take it back. Her little 9 year old face melted into pure sadness right in front of me and I wanted Superman to spin the Earth backwards so that I could … Continue reading

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Moving Mom, the conclusion.

I initially made and titled this post on July 2nd of 2013. I never wrote it, and never wrote again until this past month. Moving Mom was harder than I thought it would be. Not the actual move, but the … Continue reading

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Broken Cars and Marriages

I wish I had a new car….but I don’t. I have an 11 year old Toyota that is going to pass the 250k mile mark in the next week. It has 4-5 dashboard warning lights that stay on all the … Continue reading

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How Hurricane Patricia is Like Cancer

Here in Northeast Louisiana, we are getting our first substantial rain since the late spring months. All summer, the ground slowly dried up into dust, making it get to the point that it felt like it would never rain again. … Continue reading

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10 Weeks

Sigh.  I just wrote a wonderful post for two hours. And then, poof. It was gone. No back button or Command Z was gonna get it back, either. Super sad face.  I am just gonna check in now to say … Continue reading

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The Long Road of Recovery

I’m here on the couch on my second day home from the hospital. We were released to go home yesterday morning. It is good to be home, but also, it creates complications. The real world is hidden when you are … Continue reading

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#3 – Let’s check it off.

Hurricane Isaac threatened to throw me off today, but we are ON for tomorrow. 3rd and LAST surgery in less than 3 years will be OVER TOMORROW! 🙂 Say a prayer for me, if you please.

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