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7 Quick Takes ... September 19th



I am driving to Pennsylvania today for my grandmother's 90th Birthday Party!  Can't believe I have two people in my close family who have reached 90!  Aunt Hy will actually be 98 on October 7th (same day as Baby Shep turns 1).


As I drive, I'm listening to this book I got free from audible.


Seemed like an appropriate time for the 13 hour unabridged version - while I'm in the car AND can practice the principles and information he presents!  I'll share what I learn - am excited to read/listen to after Modern Mrs. Darcy's recommendation a few weeks ago.


Yesterday I went to a Pregnancy Center's fundraiser where Matt Maher was singing.  I met him one time before actually after a concert at a local CharlotteONE event.  It was fantastic!


Now I've seen him again!  What a great night with good friends, amazing music, and a great cause!


This picture is now my happy place when work gets too crazy!


Amy and I took this on my vacation to Brooklyn for Labor Day weekend!


The affairs of God are accomplished little by little and almost imperceptibly. The Spirit of God is neither violent nor hasty.  – St. Vincent de Paul

Hmmm ... little by little - not hasty ... well, when you're outside of time, this seems fine.  However, when you're in time like we are - big by big might be good and some haste would be fine concerning the status of my future marriage (which seems to be on permanent hold by The Lord)!


Did you see this from last Friday?  Let's call it Keeping Up with the Pope!




When I get back from my trip, I should be able to move right back into my house!  FINALLY!  Although I will miss the family I have at my friends' house.  Two little babies to make you smile and laugh makes for a better evening after a long day at work!


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