Tag Archives: 1990’s


Record-breaking NFL star, Hertz Rental Car spokesman, Naked Gun actor. That’s about all I knew of O.J. Simpson when the infamous 1994 low speed Bronco chase broke into the nightly tv broadcast. He was about to be arrested for the brutal murder of … Continue reading

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The Tire Swing

My daughter and her husband are buying their first home this week. She made sure to tell me that it has a rope swing with a tire in the back yard. It was an important selling point. As always. It … Continue reading

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Guest Post – New Beginnings

Originally posted on A Momma's View:
A beautiful guest post from my friend Vanbytheriver. I was told that it was sort of inspired by my ‘Inside Out’ post, which makes me even happier. I can totally relate to how…

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Shrimp and Grits

“Racism probably had something to do with it, but I think the kid was crazy,” Kyndel Payne of Beaufort says. “I don’t think it has anything to do with the confederate flag.” And there it is. The way this issue … Continue reading

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“Your children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters of Life’s longing for itself.” Khalil Gibran Happy Mother’s Day

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Red Pajama Holiday

A cherished memory from a time just about 2 decades ago. With all the fuss and stress over the holidays just about wrapped up, it is moments like this that I remember with the most fondness. My two babies, in … Continue reading

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