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7 years!

7 years ago I married the guy who asked me to date him 7 times before I said yes.

That’s perseverance.

That day we were laughing at a marching band that led a parade from the church to our reception.

These days we’re usually laughing about something a silly boy says. Or something silly one of us says because we’re so tired. Or we’re laughing

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Valentine’s Reads

Tomorrow is Valentine’s Day.
I have great memories of Valentine’s Days growing up.
My dad always bought 3 bouquets; one for my mom, and one for my sister and I.
I always felt so special.
(You’d be hard-pressed to find a father who does a better job of affirming his daughters’ value.)
And so, because I think that Valentine’s is a

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