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Don’t Call Me Grandma

Don’t EVER call me grandma! I feel entirely too young to be a grandma right now. Then again, I will be 40 once the baby is born. That does make me feel a bit better about this. I could see the fear in her eyes. Her boyfriend just stood by and waited for my reaction. I can only imagine what my reaction looked like to the both of them. I…

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Happy Birthday Brother

Today is the birthday of an accomplished man. Today is the day he would have been 28. Today is the day that his five year old son would have helped him celebrate his birthday by blowing out candles on his cake. My brother, Barry D. Scott, Jr. lived a lifetime in just a few short years. He was a soldier, husband, father, son, brother, uncle, and Phoenix police officer. He…

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Georgia On My Mind

As you know from this post I was excited to make a quick trip to Georgia with my daughter. This was originally right after my trip but it has been two weeks now and I can  shorten my post a bit. The first thing I said to my mom was that she looked so much younger than I expected. She had her blonde hair pulled back on each side and…

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The Family Bond

Do you get a feeling of overwhelming love when you are visiting your family? No? Well I do and I want to tell you why. My trip to Georgia is in less than 48 hours away and I am so excited. My daughter, Mallory, and I are making our way to Savannah, Georgia to visit my family. We are flying overnight on Jet Blue and landing in Jacksonville, FL on…

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