Monthly Archives: August 2016

We’re Moving Downtown! – Part 2 (the packing)

This is shaping up to be the easiest move we've made yet! We have already whittled down our "stuff" so much, which makes the packing much easier.  But there's always that "stuff" that's too sentimental or special to get rid of.  For me, that's books, photo albums and dishes. Last year, my friend, Jana took me to the grandaddy of book sales. She and I are both book-lovers, so, I was excited to go, but I had NO IDEA it was going to be such a never-seen-anything-like-it book sale! To be honest, I thought the full-size shopping carts

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Johnny and DeNise Merritt – An Inspirational Couple of Austinites

Let me introduce you to an inspirational couple of Austinites, who turned their normal existence into an intentional adventure in the Capital City of Texas. Our acqaintance with Johnny and DeNise Merritt goes way back. DeNise's sister is married to the fine man who was our pastor in Muleshoe, Texas for 7 years. DeNise hosted a luncheon at her house for me to meet some women in Amarillo when we moved back there after living in the Home of the Mighty Mules. We attended the same church. Johnny was an attorney in the

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