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Mississippi Moments

Tis the season for graduations! Yesterday we returned from a quick weekend trip to Mississippi to celebrate two more graduates. We didn’t actually make it to either of the ceremonies (blame the toddler) but we managed to fit in lots of food, family, friends, not one but two baby-free outings (lunch AND a movie!), and… Continue reading Mississippi Moments

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Giving Thanks

There is a lot to be thankful for this year! We had a great visit with family in Mississippi for Thanksgiving. Taking a step away from normal life and soaking up some unscheduled time with family and friends is always restorative, and this holiday was no exception. Even if Amelia didn’t get as much sleep… Continue reading Giving Thanks

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Mississippi City Sights: Market Street Festival

We just got back from a long weekend visit with Sam’s family in Mississippi, and we packed a lot of family time, shopping, and playing into four days. Saturday was the annual Market Street Festival, when downtown Columbus is full of art, music, food, kids, and people. Sam’s grandparents live within walking distance, so we… Continue reading Mississippi City Sights: Market Street Festival

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Mississippi Memories

Although the reason for our recent visit to Mississippi last week was sad, it was still a joy to spend time with Sam’s family all gathered in one place. Grandma Dot, as we all called her, lived to be 97 and left behind eight grandchildren, fifteen great grandchildren, and one great great grandchild – Amelia.… Continue reading Mississippi Memories