Connect The Dots

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I wrote this as I sat at Union Pines Surgery Center waiting for Mr. Fix It to get his knee worked on a few weeks ago (torn cartilage, no big deal). I didn’t post it then because I just wasn’t sure that I should. I’m not sure that I should now. I’m praying that nobody… Read more »

Happy Becky’s New Year!

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New Years Bed

I realize that you think I am late – but actually I am right on time – for me. When I was a kid my Nanny often said “The best laid plans…” when something didn’t go quite right.  That has been my theme since Christmas day.  I’d intentionally taken the month of December off from… Read more »

My Family’s Favorite Passtime

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This is probably the most controversial post I will ever do on Read My Chicken Scratch.  Here is your warning: If you believe gun control is the answer to the acts of violence that plague our society today – you should probably avoid this post. If you believe that children should never be allowed to… Read more »

Planning a Cheap Getaway

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baldknobber collage

Our family has been very careful with our spending recently due to the instability at Mr. Fix It’s job.  We are trusting God to provide for our family, but it is stressful time anyway.  Especially when we must consider how we would care for Josie without the health benefits that we now rely on.  We… Read more »