Month: February 2011

Take It Off!

Take it all the way off! Get your mind out of the gutter – I’m talking about camera lenses! I read an article last week about a photography technique that I found to be really reallyContinue reading


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The Locket

Today was Reagan’s 9th birthday.  I had such a hard time expressing what it felt like to me when Emma turned 16, but it was nothing compared to this.  Realizing that this is the lastContinue reading


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The Small Things Are The Big Things

Post-A-Day 2011:  What is the smallest thing near you? Write a paragraph about it. They are so very small, but to me, they are so very very big.  Not in size, but in importance.  IContinue reading


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The End

Basketball season is over for these lovely ladies. They overcame youth, doubt, and tragedy to make the season their own. Today they lost their bid for the State Tournament to Scio 64-57. It was arguablyContinue reading


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Mr. Sandman

Bring Me A Dream . . . Post-A-Day 2011:  What keeps you awake at night? How fitting that this would be the topic of today’s daily post.  Sleep.  I’m not sure exactly what that isContinue reading


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Cheeeeeeeeeeese . . . CAKE!

Wednesday night the parents (read: MOM’s) held a taco-feed team & family dinner at Heppner High School for the varsity girls’ basketball team.  Each mom brought something to contribute, and I volunteered to bring dessert (IContinue reading


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It Only Gets Better

Post-A-Day 2011:  What gets better with age? Life. I remember being in my mid-twenties thinking nothing could get better than life at that point.  I was pretty carefree, enjoyed having a good time, and IContinue reading


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Mustang Stars!

Before the Blue Mountain Conference District Basketball Tournament last week I made star shaped cookies for both the Heppner teams.  I figured that it was something simple but fun that I could do for theContinue reading


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A Final Tribute

The Heppner teams received a gift to be used as one final tribute to Coach Mark Dowdy.  They were given basketball ball patches to be sewn onto their uniforms.  Each patch has the initials “MD”Continue reading


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Finite!

Post-A-Day 2011:  How do you decide when a post is ready to publish? Most of my blogging is made up of pictures and updates about the activities my family is up to, so each post generallyContinue reading


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An Extension

for the Mustang Girls’ basketball team’s season.  They placed fourth at the District Tournament this weekend and is headed to the first roud of the State Playoffs next weekend.  They travel to Scio to play on Saturday.  The HeppnerContinue reading


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An Extension

for the Mustang Girls’ basketball team’s season.  They placed fourth at the District Tournament this weekend and is headed to the first roud of the State Playoffs next weekend.  They travel to Scio to play on Saturday.  The HeppnerContinue reading


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