Category Archives: flashback Fridays

Flashback Friday: Candy corn is the worst.

I’ve been missing my sweet Daddy today. It’s been three and a half years since he passed and when I think about all the things he hasn’t been able to participate in or be a part of, it makes me cry. … Continue reading

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Flashback Friday: He’ll always be my baby.

This week my son turned thirteen years old.  Not coincidently, this same week Will has officially grown taller than me.  I am convinced that somehow he planned this willful height rebellion to occur at the precise moment when he became a bona fide teenager. Discovering that … Continue reading

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Flashback Friday: Back to school.

I have three distinct sets of friends on facebook.  There are my Indiana friends who all posted their first day of school pictures at the end of July.  Then there are my Utah/western United States friends who posted their back … Continue reading

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Flashback Friday: Cousins

So.  You can pick your nose. But you can’t pick your cousins.  And you can’t pick your cousins’ nose.  (At least without poking out an eye.)

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Flashback Friday: We’ll always have the Bellagio.

One of the best things that happen when your children grow up is that you get to introduce them to real movies.  Cinema that does not involve Dora the Explorer or Thomas the Train or even (despite my great love … Continue reading

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Flashback Friday: Summer Vacations

This morning I was going through old pictures, trying to find a nice summer time photo from my youth.  I ran across this one and my first thought was, “I LOVED that green, blue, and white stripped shirt!”  My second thought … Continue reading

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Flashback Friday: Reunited and it feels so good.

(This is one of my earliest family reunions caught on film.  I am the adorable bald baby in the front row.  At some point during this reunion I am put on the back of a pony and apparently lose my … Continue reading

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