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I Miss You Mawmaw. Love, Tige

Dear Mawmaw, It was two years ago today that you left in body, but I would argue it was a lot longer than that since the woman I describe in your eulogy walked this earth.  Oh, how I miss her. 

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Dear Dumplings — 18 Weeks: Remember, We Can Do This

Dear Dumplings: Today you have been doing back handsprings in my belly … at least that is what it feels like.  I posted my weekly pregnancy pic yesterday.  I am really starting to look and feel extremely pregnant.  We are

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Week 11 — Tri-One: You’re Gonna Miss This, We All Do

This is the official 11 week photo.  I am starting to show.  I actually like that I am starting to show, but right now I am in that awkward stage where if people do not know you are pregnant, they

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60 Days On the Mat – Day 2: No Biscuit Cutter Required

I just pulled a glass out of the cabinet and started cutting the dough.  The rounds were prefect.  No biscuit cutter required. What on earth had I been waiting for? Tonight, I laughed out loud as I put the biscuits

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A Girl Needs Her Grandmothers

I was incredibly lucky to have both of my grandmother’s for so long. I lost my Memom just shortly after my 40th birthday in August of 2009.  At 85, she still seemed larger than life to me.  Some people seem

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The Red Panty Distraction of 1978

When I was a kid, I spent my summers on a farm in Lead Hill, Arkansas  with my Mawmaw, Bob, Kathie, and often my great-grandmother, Mamaw Wines.  During this period of my life, Kathie was one of my best friends. 

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