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First Days

Today was Trent’s first day at his big NEW JOB.

The last time he changed jobs, I took this adorable picture of him…

Backpack strapped on, all ready to go to work in the morning. Full of excitement. He looked so much like a smiling school boy – it was almost too much for my heart. For a second there, I could almost identify with “parents”…

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Full of Life

We’ve returned from laying Grandma to rest in San Antonio, and it feels like we should focus on the new life all around us right now. So, since I’ve been telling everyone all about how her spirit seems to have settled in our houseplants, I thought some more photos were in order…

Here's the orchid she taught us to care for. This is the second time Trent has successfully re-bloomed it in the now 2.5 years it's been alive in our house!

Here’s the orchid she taught us to care for. This is the second time Trent has successfully re-bloomed it in the now 2.5 years it’s been alive in our house! See the bloom stalks? (and that stained glass behind it in the window is by Grandpa, btw)

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