Holiday spirit and hurt feelings are mixed in the conclusion of Kathie and Mandy's extended vacation together.
Mandy must wrap up her vacation finally and go home. She is pulled between missing her mom and wanting to stay forever! She loved her cousins life and wished it was her very own, for always.
Kathie and cousin Mandy make a close friend at school and now there will be adventure for them at this friends farm!
The continuing story of Kathie and he cousin Mandy having an extended vacation right past Christmas.
Kathie's cousin Mandy was spending the summer with her when circumstances place her there for many weeks more! Neither could have been more thrilled.
Finally Kathie has another girl as a close friend, her cousin lives on the next farm and at last Kathie knows how it feels to have a sister!
Singers have some really great imitators and here are a great selection!
The story of Robbie Branscum and a review of several of her books.
Valentine's Day is nearly upon us. Let's look at love from beginning to end. Are we born to feel love, possibly even before birth? Sure is easy to fall in love but how easy is it to stay there?
Healing by Jesus was always. Scripture proves it. It never failed and it was multitudes, He did not miss one according to scripture.
Sharing hugs it is discovered can benefit the giver and the receiver. Better health all round.
A creative writing piece I named for one of the most beautiful songs I have ever heard.
Who isn't full of memories? I have my share and these are of a time when my children were young and life was wonderful.
A heartwarming bit of Christmas cheer and a story in poem form.
Childhood Christmas memories when getting gifts was not all it was about!
My best friend who I could not locate and her tragic but beautiful story.
The first of December, my dear mother's birthday. It will always be one of my most special days as it has been since I was a child and worked for whatever I could get to always have a present for her.
If you love stuffing but just cannot make it, here you go! This is comparable to any great stuffing you have ever eaten and so very simple!
What happens when we dream? Are they sometimes prophetic or are they just nonsense and mean nothing?
A story in poetry of a love that lasted more than fifty years but lost to circumstance in a cruel twist of fate.
Waking up one day to see a resemblance we cannot deny!
Listen closely to what nature teaches.
Conclusion of out of body experience, through the night and the passing of a loved one.
An out of body experience of a father and daughter comforting one another while both were so obviously in fear at a time of death and separation from this life.
What will the love of animals make you take on? Come along and find out the many dos and don'ts!
This is an account of my cats, which were many. Their stories were not all happy ones, but their lives were.
Whether you are an animal lover or not, do you not see animals as individual as humans?
The final chapter in Katie's childhood. Here she overcomes sadness that all little girls sometimes must face
Katie moves again away from the beautiful farm where a baby brother contracts polio.
Katie may have to leave this farm she has come to love so much!
Join Katie's adventure getting acquainted with acres of wildlife and nature.
Katie moves to a new place with a new baby.
Katie goes into second grade and is growing up so fast, meeting new people, learning new things.
Is it being a tomboy for Katie to want to spend so much time outside or simply her love of nature?
Katie spends a whole summer away from home and her little brothers. Back to the place she could hear the whistle blow!
Katie is starting first grade. She learns that life is not just one way and she must learn to defend herself.
Things were rough at Katie's house with so many children and he father making less money than he had been. Corners must be cut and this meant homemade dresses for Katie.
Katie is back home and so happy to be there. She is growing close and loving with her immediate family. It will never be perfect but she is growing up fast!
Katie realizes for the first time who her real family is.
Katie is settling in far from her train and it's whistle. Meet her new friends and she how she handles her first experience with death.
Katie has arrived at her new home and life has many changes with a new baby that melts her heart and a first snow that melts on her tongue!
Katie takes a last look around and prepares to leave the only place she has known.
Katie's dad has to find work after getting out of service and fighting in a war and there are no jobs here where they live. They must move north for a job that will let him feed his family.
There was the train across the river that ran everyday and would toot long and hard when they saw Katie waving from the riverbank. This memory Katie shares here with childhood stories.
Does time erase the deep feelings and love we have for our dear mothers? Will the pain ever ease to know they are gone forever? This poem explores one view.
How do we look back on things in our life that stand out. The way we treated people who are no longer with us? Is is with regret or can we truly say we did the best we knew how?
Do you believe in miracles? Would you like to hear about and see some? Come on in and you will believe after you see all I have to show you!
Start now to fight these awful diseases and let me help you find the ways! This study has information so new to me and maybe you too! Could there be a cure being put together this very minute? May be!
As we age, the way we apply and wear makeup changes. Here are some tips to make sure your makeup doesn't make you look older than you really are.
If you like peanut butter and banana sandwiches or the good old 5th Avenue candy bar, you will simply love this dessert. It's quick and easy to make, too!
Was Darlie railroaded in this case? Was she sent to death row judged on her character and not any evidence? Did prosecutors use breast implants and a male stripper to turn the jury against her?
Do you plan to get this vaccination? How long should you wait? What might happen if you don't get it? What are the risks of the vaccine, and is it worth the trouble? Learn all about it here!
Check out these cuts and styles; some of the most popular today and maybe for always? Easy toss or blow dry styles that don't take a lot of fuss. See what you think.
Let me show you how to make a beautiful goldfish pond that will give your property such added beauty and be such a wonder for you, your family and friends to enjoy for years to come!
If you have never heard of this Amish Remedy you are in for a big surprise! Have foot and leg cramps? Restless leg? It is fantastic and I highly recommend it!
With all the hits this video is getting you do not want to miss it! A great talent, the whole video and my own additions! Another Christian that makes the world beautiful to live in!
Resolutions and solutions, right here, and the choices are varied and many. Take a look before you decide on the wrong thing. See how a simple hair style can make you look so much better!
Have you ever heard of this glue? Neither had I until just lately; but now I will tell you all about it! I think it is the best glue around!
This is the first "Hug of the Day" and could not go to a more deserving person! In her 80's and here at HubPages serving God with her writings. There is no one here like her & she deserves a big hug!
Here is a new one, well new to us. It is an old health remedy from Europe that may bring you much relief. It is certainly worth looking into and this hubber has been studying and trying out this remedy for many weeks now. It is a keeper! Find out what it could do for you!
Waterfalls, fountains and flowers. How beautiful and peaceful....and affordable. Do it yourself or together with family and make your home, patio or yard a peaceful haven where you will always love to be.
Come, enjoy the breathtaking beauty of a mountain. See a hawk glide on the current and add its beauty to a scene more beautiful than any in "Gone With the Wind." This is real, this is the south in all her splendor. To know her is to love her.
The very confusing story of the real Tom Dula aka Tom Dooley. Did he really kill his love Laura and why would he if so? Did he write his own ballad as some claim? Would his trial have even gone to court if this happened today?
Sharing with friends about Jackie Evancho's claim to fame while also sharing a personal story of a mother. One others may well know and understand.
Cabbage is a rich source of a number of phytonutrients that help boost defense mechanisms, block the reaction of cancer-causing substances, detoxify and eliminate harmful toxins and hormones, and stimulate the production of antibodies to fight cancer.
Jackie Lynnley talks about beautiful fountain grass and some different varieties and heights. Bring beauty to your outside with little or no effort with a plant that will come back in its glory, year after year.
Learn about the superb flavor and health benefits of parsley, sage, rosemary, and thyme. These herbs were used through the ages for both medicinal and culinary purposes and are easy to grow yourself.