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Goodbye, October. Goodbye to the start of my favorite time of the year. Goodbye to pumpkin spice coffee.  (Haha, that’s a funny joke.) Goodbye to making way too much candy in honor of Halloween.  (Again, maybe a joke.  Stay tuned.) Goodbye to carving pumpkins. Goodbye to bad things, too.  Like outrageous surprise medical bills.  And […]


Goodbye, October.

Usually when an issue has strong sides, I like to write about it.  There’s just a little bit of a rush knowing you have an opinion that so many other people either share or vehemently disagree with.  I don’t know, it’s a writer thing.  But I really hate controversy so please be nice to me.  […]


On Halloween.

The last Thankful Friday of October!  Crazy! I am usually so sad to see October come to an end, but this one has really been a doozy.  We’ve had SO much sickness and a fair share of bad news.  The good far outweighs the bad and we have made tons of amazing memories this October, […]


Thankful Fridays.

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