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In the Pit . . .

I have led a charmed life. Really, I have. Or perhaps, blessed would be a better word. I’ve often wondered what I’ve done to deserve so many good things, heaped on top of each other. I have great parents. I have pleasant memories of my childhood. I had fun in college and got to be […]

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Free E-Book about Infertility, Miscarriage and Adoption

Infertility is a dirty word. Especially to anyone who’s experienced it. So is miscarriage. Adoption? Now that’s a beautiful word. I should know. I’ve experienced all three. We now have two beautiful children: one biological, one adopted. Only, most days I can’t remember which is which. If you or someone you know has experienced any […]

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The C-Word

I used to love this time of year. I loved everything about it. The decorations, the music, the tinsel, the gifts, the onslaught of Christmas-themed movies and television programs . . . each of these once set my heart to beating a little quicker, set my feet to stepping a little higher. I still love […]

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Thank You

My dad is a veteran. So is my brother, four of my uncles, my father-in-law and my nephew. Needless to say, the Brumbaugh family is a flag-waving, prayer saying, God-and-country kind of family. And we’re proud of it! So with Veteran’s Day approaching, I’ve had one particular question on my mind. How do I say […]

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Look what arrived on my doorstep . . .

                  I wrote/compiled this little stand-up book of prayers and quotes a year ago, and was delighted to finally see the finished product! Barbour did a beautiful job with the artwork. This book of simple, light-hearted prayers makes a great, inexpensive gift.

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Happy 2011!

Happy New Year, my friends! For me, 2010 was a good year. A hard one, a humbling one in many ways . . . yet good nonetheless. Lots of lessons learned, lots of growing and stretching and changing. So, it’s good to have that behind me, and it’s good to be where I am today. […]

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Happy Anniversary!

This week, my parents will celebrate 50 years of marriage. I am blessed to call them Mom and Dad. –R

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Where I’ve been . . .

Hello, friends! Sorry I haven’t been around the web much lately. Just thought I’d pop in and let you know I’m still around – though I have traveled back to another time and place. You can currently find me at The Promise, Glen Rose, rejoicing over my daughter being brought back to life. A zillion […]

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BEST-SELLING AUTHOR!

Hey Friends! Sorry I haven’t been around for a while. But I had to stop in and share this great news! Last week, I was on a mission trip in South Texas. I checked my Facebook page while I was there, and had all these “Congratulations” messages! I wasn’t really sure what they were talking […]

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Laugh ‘Til it Hurts

Yesterday, Robin Bryce and I presented our Capture Me event for women of all ages to a great group of ladies. We had so much fun getting ready for the event, and even more fun at the actual event! Thought you might want to take a peek at what we did – click here to […]

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