Families & Freedom

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Babies babies babies!!!!!!!!!!!  I love seeing pictures like this where our whole family is present that we’ve built together.  It just makes it sink in the legacy that we’re leaving behind here in this world.  I’m a firm believer that our children are our legacy, and these are the people who will carry on our beliefs and morals and work to make the world a better place, even if it is in small ways.

I’ve been wanting to write an update about our life right now for awhile, but it always seems to be on the back burner.  We’re just on the cusp of summertime 😀  I may not be blogging as much just due to how much I try to get the kids outside to do activities in nature (or just plain old swimming).  But hopefully there will be some posts that crank out.  We’ll see 😉  ❤

I cannot wait for Summer to officially start!  Each year it seems I get so excited about it – just all the possibilities and opportunities to take the kids to go see things or do different things around our city!  I like to really treat it like a 2 1/2 month long vacation with them… I want them to have these memories for a lifetime where they look back and remember how much fun they had together in our family.

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But… this is Texas and it’s already getting hot hot hot!

The Texas heat just doesn’t bother me as much as it seems to bother other people.  Thankfully my husband is the same way.  Maybe we’re just used to it, or maybe we just spend so much time in the water that we don’t notice it as much, I don’t know, but I do know it wouldn’t be Texas + Summer without that brutal Texas heat.

And I wouldn’t trade it for the world.

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Happy Memorial weekend readers.  Reflecting on being in this gorgeous country, and treasuring the beauty of the countryside, I can never express how grateful I am that so many have given the ultimate sacrifice so that we can be free here.

For the sake of our children, we must keep on fighting this war against our freedom.  Because yes, they are our legacy.  And they are the only thing that matters going forward.

Stephanie

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3 thoughts on “Families & Freedom

  1. these hot days of Texas … where we’re willing to wait and drive around for a good while just to find a parking spot in the shade – because it’s worth it! lol!

  2. America hasn’t actually fought a war since the war of 1812 to preserve its citizens freedom.

    The Southern States actually had the constitutional right to secede from the Union and to evict the union army from Fort Sumpter.

    It was the American President at the time (WWI) who insisted upon Germany paying the harsh reparations that created the financial conditions that led to the rise of Hitler and WWII.

    The Korean war was a police action and the US army was pushed out of China by the Chinese army when it crossed over the border.

    Vietnam was another police action that led to the US being pushed out of Vietnam.

    Most American’s are willfully ignorant as to the death and destruction the American military, CIA and IMF have caused throughout the world.

    In the book of Revelation America is correct identified as the beast who arises out of the earth with two lamb like horns yet speaks like a dragon.

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