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Perfectly Patriotic

When my husband and I were dating we asked all of the “get to know you” questions.  What’s your favorite color? What’s your dream vacation?  What’s your favorite holiday?  My answer was Halloween.  His was Fourth of July.  I smiled and knew that he was a keeper.  I had never got that answer before.  His heart was perfectly patriotic. “You have to love a nation that celebrates its independence every July 4th, not with a parade of guns, tanks, and soldiers who file by the White House in a show of strength and muscle, but with family picnics where kids throw Frisbees, the potato salad gets iffy, and the flies...

Teacher Gift – Best Teacher in the World

I feel really lucky because for the most part (except for ONE first grade teacher) my kids have always had great teachers.  Teaching is so hard, and putting up with our little darlings day in and day out has got to be so dang exhausting!  Celebrate your teacher and show your appreciation with this easy to make teacher gift. With Teachers Appreciation Week next week I wanted to get something for my daughter’s teacher that she could help me make, and something that her teacher would appreciate!  I work down at the school a lot, and so I’ve talked with many of the teachers down there and they honestly ALL...