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I heard my first cricket chirping this past weekend and the old saying is after the first chirp it is six weeks until the first frost. I am not ready for that yet. Momma Said, “The frost will soon be on the punkin.” I think we are finally getting our summertime weather. The temperatures are not so boiling hot and the rain has seemed to stop for More...

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By Teri Cayton On Tuesday, August 11th, 2015
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Momma Said – August 12, 2015

Do you ever look in the mirror and not see yourself? I have a bad habit of doing that. For instance, if I am doing my hair that is all I see. I could have a bone sticking out my nose and I would not see it. Momma More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, July 15th, 2015
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July 15, 2015

I think I was abducted by aliens this morning. I was driving along as usual, when suddenly a bright light was shining in my face. I think I remember the same thing happening to me about a zillion years ago. I vaguely More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015
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Momma Said – May 27, 2015

Families are such a complicated organism. Sometimes it works as a well oiled unit and others it is split into so many different entities that it is hard to see it ever coming back together. You see so many young More...

By Parsons Advocate On Wednesday, May 20th, 2015
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Mom’s School Picnic Fruit Salad

I thought I had seen it all but this weekend The Sister called to ask if I had placed flowers on mom’s grave. Of course I had done that just last week. We thought maybe they had blown off, so the next day I went More...

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By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, May 5th, 2015
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Gran’s Kolachy Cookies

Have you ever caught the scent of something and it seems to transfer you back to another time in your life? It happened to me this week when out for a walk with The Sister. We were passing a beautiful tree in full More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, April 28th, 2015
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Caramel Apple Dump Cake

This time of year is a time of rejuvenation. Everything is coming to life, new baby animals in the fields, flowers, bushes and trees blooming profusely. Momma Said, “Wakey, wakey, it is time to get up.” Start More...

By Parsons Advocate On Tuesday, April 21st, 2015
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Bathing Dogs

I have to tackle the big job of bathing both dogs this weekend. I have to wait for a warm sunny day so I can put them outside to dry. Both have long hair and it takes forever for them to dry. I have to brush and More...