Category Archives: Not the Grocery List

Grown Son’s Visit

Our son came into our bedroom at 4:00 a.m. this morning and said he was leaving now. Automatically I sat up and told Sam to get up. Son Zac said we didn’t have to get up, he could just slip … Continue reading

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Utah to Arizona #20, Arizona Senate Bill 1062

“How can you move to Arizona?” more than one person asked as I prepared to move from Utah. Full of anticipation for a new perfect house, lots of sun, beautiful cactus, and adventure on every roadway out of town, I … Continue reading

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Utah to Arizona #19, What Friends Are In Front of Me Now?

Yesterday and the last two nights have been spent mentally and physically resting. It was not time planned for but it was time demanded from Irma (sometimes secretly called Fizzlehead) Prattle and my healthy though slowing body. It was necessary … Continue reading

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Dear Abby: Mom Should Pay My Bills

A husband and father of two young children age two and under wrote he was under heavy financial strains due to student loans and was near to bankruptcy. He felt his rich mother should step in and help. Abby questioned … Continue reading

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