Monthly Archives: December 2008

A New Look for Hailey

Tonight was a big night for Hailey.  She has been asking to get her ears pierced for years and we have always said she had to wait until she was 12.  We decided to let her get her ears pierced … Continue reading

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 Hailey is on a cheer team through the Upward Program at First Baptist.  Last night was her second practice.  She absolutely loves it and (I’m sure this will shock you) she has the loudest voice on her team.  These pictures … Continue reading

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A Visit with Santa

Santa (to Hailey): Have you been a good girl? Hailey: No Santa: Have you been listening to your mom and dad? Hailey: No Santa: Have you been listening at school? Hailey: No Santa: Have you been talking at school? Hailey: … Continue reading

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Introducing Fred and Ginger

To all of you who emailed me or have written comments here or on facebook …thank you.  I have not responded because I’m really just not ready yet…and I’m taking the time to bond with my new babies. Please let … Continue reading

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Buster: My Favorite Things

As our family prepares to welcome two new kittens into our home and heart tomorrow, I wanted to take the time to put some of my favorite things about Buster in writing.  Buster had a favorite toy that he has … Continue reading

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Our Faith and His Spunk Were Not Enough

At 2:30 this afternoon, I was able to hold and comfort Buster as he took his last breath.  These past two days have been incredibly difficult for our family and today was one of the worst days of my life.  … Continue reading

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Buster Update

Buster is doing okay this morning but they said it is still touch and go.  When they took him out of the oxygen cage to do his vitals, he was very affectionate and wanted to be petted but had difficulty … Continue reading

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Prayers for Buster (Again)

Exactly one year ago yesterday, a sweet, stray tuxedo kitten stole our heart and we adopted him into our family.  Six months ago Buster showed his strength and bravery by making it through an amputation surgery due to a cancerous tumor … Continue reading

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Moms are the Best

Not only have I not written in my blog, I also haven’t had time to read blogs the past week or so.  I just finished reading the latest posts on all the blogs I try to keep up with.  Jon’s … Continue reading

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Hailey’s First (and hopefully last) ER Visit

Okay, I wrote my last post on November 22.  At that time, I was really starting to feel better and thought I would be back to my normal number of blog posts.  Well… Although I was feeling better, I was … Continue reading

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