Category Archives: dad

Nature’s Treasures

I live in a rural area.  My father designed and built the log home I live in.  I wish I had known during the design process that I would someday live in this house, because I would have recommended a … Continue reading

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December First

It’s been eighteen years since my father died. It’s so hard to believe it’s been that long.  This day  is easier for me now, but I will always miss my daddy.  He would have loved being a great-grandfather!  He would have … Continue reading

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Vintage Mail

WordPress and I are not getting along today.  This is the second time I’ve started this.  All of my words were lost on the previous post started.  Not fun. I talk to my momma almost daily.  During one of our conversations … Continue reading

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Country Sundays vs. City Sundays

For many years, Sundays have been my favorite day of the week.  Sundays have always been a down time for me.  A time to relax and do what I want to do.  I could stay in bed and read or … Continue reading

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Thank You, Charmaine!

I’ve shown you the photo I took of my son and father before. Now, you get to see it with the painting my wonderful, talented sister-in-law Charmaine painted for me. I’m just in awe over her talent! You should see … Continue reading

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Today is all about Dad talk

Today is the 14th anniversary of my dad’s passing. This day used to upset me a great deal. I finally got used to the idea of him being gone. I got used to the fact that we’d never be able … Continue reading

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Art Every Day Month — Day 25

This is my favorite photo that I have ever taken. It was taken, I think in 1983, late summer. I’m thinking it was August or September. The photo is of my father and my son. My son turned 3 in … Continue reading

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Now and This Week

I’m going to be out of town at the end of the week so I’ll be posting my photo of the week early. I’m going to the Houston Quilt Festival! I’ve got a lot of things to do before I … Continue reading

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Photo of the week 11 of 39 — Logs

I live in a cedar log home that my father built on just over 27 acres in rural Texas. We have a 1/4 acre cemetery from the 1860’s on our property. Unfortunately, when the highway went in, the cemetery was … Continue reading

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photo week 3 of 39 — Candlelight

When I started this, I looked over all of the themes and visualized what I might be able to photograph if the theme came up at certain times of the year. So far, the luck of the draw has not … Continue reading

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