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March: Come and Gone

March was a full month for us. Jenna and Lauren were home two different weeks for their spring break. Thankfully they overlapped a weekend. Jenna brought home one of her housemates, and we had an enjoyable week together. Rebekah and … Continue reading

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Surprises

Buying a house often comes with a few surprises. Usually people mean negative things when they talk about surprises after buying a house. We had a surprise with our new house, but this surprise was pleasant. We have lots of … Continue reading

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Half and Half

Today’s the day that Rebekah has lived half her life in Texas and half in North Carolina.

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New Year’s Visit and New Excursion

The Baileys graced us again with their presence between Christmas and New Year’s, and as always, there was lots of fun with puzzles and games and gingerbread houses. In other news, the cat, who has been inside and back porch … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas

On Friday, we enjoyed our church’s youth/college group Christmas party. We are blessed with a wonderful bunch of teenagers who are truly a joy to be around. And of course, since it’s Christmas Eve, this is our post Christmas Eve … Continue reading

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From Start to Finish

The progression from work shop to study: November 1 December 3: December 7: December 10: December 12: December 15: December 17: December 19: December 20: Now it’s time to fill it up with shelves and books, a desk, and a … Continue reading

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Progress

Making progress. Hoping to start laying floor in the next day or two.

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