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Ohio weather in Texas?

The weather for the past couple of days has been way too reminiscent of Ohio weather. On Sunday, when we got home from church, the temperature was 92. By the time I got home from the grocery four hours later, … Continue reading

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Enjoying Texas

Friday – Sunburns in April! The week before, we had tried to go to a beach that one of the staff here told us about. However, as we drove and drove along the road, it seemed as if maybe we … Continue reading

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Doors and Ants and Tires, Oh My!

There seems to be something exciting going on around here every day. Below are just a few of our highlights from the past week. Apparently, our bathroom door is so fragile that it can’t even take being slammed and then … Continue reading

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Muskogee to Lawton

On Monday, April 4, we left the welcoming town of Muskogee, Oklahoma to head for Austin, Texas, with a short stop in Lawton, Oklahoma and a short stop in Sherman, Texas first. It’s always interesting to read the names of … Continue reading

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Sherman, TX

Sherman, Texas is not a very large town, and only has a few choices for RV parking. It is so difficult to determine what a park is going to be like over the phone. The place we ended up staying … Continue reading

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Sequoyah’s Cabin

This summer, we spent some time in Cherokee, NC. We arrived in time to go to the last showing of the season of the outdoor drama, “Unto These Hills,” which portrayed the challenges the Cherokee Indians faced when the United … Continue reading

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Just the Five of Us

While Bob took three of the children back to Columbus for two of them to get retainers fitted, I was left here with only four children. The dynamics of only five people, rather than the usual nine was pretty different. … Continue reading

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Little Luxuries

As we were ruthlessly downsizing, we knew that we would make some mistakes, leaving items we really should have taken and taking things we really didn’t need. Last week, when I went back to the house, I was glad the … Continue reading

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A Week in Columbus

Why is it that most errands seem to take so much longer than anticipated? Erica had an orthodontist appointment on Tuesday, 3/15. We were hoping to get Adam in also, so we were planning on a trip to Columbus for … Continue reading

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Girl Scouts Birthday Party

Happy 99th birthday, Girl Scouts! We joined with the Girl Scouts of Eastern Oklahoma at the Three Rivers Museum to celebrate on March 12th. The girls drew pictures of what Girl Scouts means to them, with the older ones doing … Continue reading

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