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Little House in the Snowy Woods

Little House in the Snowy Woods

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Little House in the Snowy Woods

Happy first day of winter! Here’s a memory from a few years back. I’m hoping for more of the same this year.

I am living in a snow globe.

Every handful of minutes, the wind visits the alders and maples and evergreens surrounding our house read more

Gage

Beautiful

Gage follows me into the bathroom and watches while I put the brush back where it belongs. As we turn to leave, he settles his gaze on the drawer where I keep the bandaids -- the boring ones, and the ones I've collected just for him.

I can see his thoughts.

"Grandma," he begins, "I hurt my nose."

"You did? When did that happen?"

"Just now."

I pull the drawer open to reveal the bounty within. "Would a bandaid help?"

He nods.

I pull out a small, nose-sized Batman bandaid. "How about this one?"

Bingo.

He smiles as I peel the back off and place the caped crusader on the bridge of his nose.

"My arm hurts too."

Iron Man goes there.

"And my other arm."

When Life Was Easy

While cleaning out a closet this week, I stumbled on these treasures again. Thought I’d share this post from several years back … 

Tera was cleaning her room not long ago and came downstairs with a bag full of recycling stuff. I almost read more

Gone Fishin’


Apparently, all Oklahomans fish. It’s not optional. Even new, gangly-legged transplants are expected to pole-up and do their part. Shortly after our move from my home state to his, my new step-father decided the seven year-old me needed read more

Guest blogger Pam Severns: A Gift from God

Pam Severns is one of my dearest friends, and one of my favorite “Grandma” role models. Maybe one of these days I can get Pam to write about the time she flew her two granddaughters read more

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