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A Mom’s Satisfaction (photo challenge)

via Photo Challenge: Satisfaction Satisfaction Nothing says satisfaction quite like starting that LAST load in the dryer... ***   With Aloha, Lacy Satisfaction Featured Blog Posts: Trekking Through Jurassic Park! We Don’t Need to be Preaching to be Teaching Minimalism: A Revelation

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Treasuring Textures: Photo Challenge

Textures Stop. Take notice of the scenery around you. Become aware of the little pleasures we typically overlook. All around us are intricate textures, intoxicating smells and delightful sounds. Let these sensations take hold of you for just a moment. Breathe in the exhilarating floral scents. Let the harmonious songs of the birds soothe you.… Continue reading Treasuring Textures: Photo Challenge

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Dutch Goes the Photo: Photo Challenge (yellow) I'm surrounded by yellow! I LOVE the color yellow! So much in fact, the accent color of my house is yellow and red (I think that's the Husker in me! ha) It just seems so cheery to me! When thinking of something to write about with the prompt… Continue reading Pokemon

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Sometimes it pays to take a second look… (Photo Challenge)

Photo Challenge Sometimes it pays to take a second look...   With Aloha, Lacy Daily Word Prompt: Dormant Photo prompt: Unusual Featured Blog Posts: Honoring and Remembering The Ocean Owns My Heart Mom Life…it really IS an adventure!Mom Life…it really IS an adventure!

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Capilano Suspension Bridge

My response to the photo challenge: Bridge I'll never forget my first trip out of the country. My husband and I took a weekend trip to  Vancouver, British Columbia in Canada. My favorite stop was at the Capilano Suspension Bridge. This by far, is still the most impressive bridge I've ever walked on. The current bridge… Continue reading Capilano Suspension Bridge

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Walking in Papa’s Footsteps

One of the most heart touching moments of my life was watching my 10-month old son walking hand in hand with my dad along the shore of Bainbridge Island, WA. Words can't begin to express the emotions that washed over me. I fight back the tears even now, 7 years later, when I stop and… Continue reading Walking in Papa’s Footsteps

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Joe: How a Homeless Man Changed My Life

Transient One thing Hawaii doesn't advertise about in its travel brochures is the over abundance of "homeless" people. I was shocked when we stepped off of the plane and headed towards Waikiki and saw tents lining the streets. This was NOT the "paradise" you see on the post cards! There were so many homeless camps… Continue reading Joe: How a Homeless Man Changed My Life