Jurassic World

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Jurassic World Spoiler Alert       by Mike Houtchen   July the 4th it is.  I know because fireworks are banging and blasting all around my house.  And with every bang and blast, Tony, our dog, is going berserk, frantically barking and carrying on.  Shane, my eight-year-old grandson, and I are watching Jurassic World. …

Perspective

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It’s with fondness that I recall the small white house. It seemed to always smell of coffee. In my mind’s eye I can vividly recall the large yard, the well house, the apple tree out back, the old shed full of childhood treasure hunting pleasures. The water tower, hidden in the woods just up the…

Grandparents

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Grandparents tell their own stories best. I am enjoying researching these articles. This one is entitled “Grandparenting Isn’t For Sissies.”   I started praying with my oldest grandchild when he was still in his crib. If I were lucky enough to tuck him in at night and still had the energy to complete a rational…

Being a Grandma

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Grandparents play a vital role in the raising of grandchildren. This post is for grandparents by grandparents. Stephanie is a young grandmother who takes her role very seriously and with love. She shares some thoughts with you,   Being a Grandparent is one of the greatest pleasures in life; I would joke about how we…