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A funny thing happened on the way to a website…

I’ve had a personal website and blog for years. A

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The unknown difference

“Is there anything I didn’t ask that you were prepa

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Not the same Christmas

I’ve always loved Christmas. Not just the presents, b

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Ed’s Legacy

“My mother used to say to me, she’d say, &#8220

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A decade down

Ten years. It sounds like a long time, but feels like s

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Grandma’s gifts

Just recently I was at a craft show with my wife and li

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I’m staying…but why?

With the sign of my pen I put an end to a few weeks of

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7 Things Dads with Daughters Learn

I’ll admit it. I didn’t know if I wanted to have ki

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Change

Recently I purchased gas for $1.51 a gallon.  It is ac

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World’s Worst…or Best Birdhouse

Dear Big Box Store, I want to thank you for the importa

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Thank God For Kids

I apparently do not post that often anymore. Well I hav

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Why I Hate Father’s Day

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That’s right.  I hate Father’s Day.  Not

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What else I’m thankful for

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I’ve written about my parents and how important t

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Loving vs Leading

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Our latest church message series has been focused on th

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Appraisal

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The home appraiser just left.  We’re not selling

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One year…wow

You always hear how kids grow up so fast.  I get the s

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What About Father’s Day

This week I started getting ads from the various retail

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Reporters vs. Journalists

Phil’s Note:  This was written several weeks pri

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Happy Birthday Karis

*Editor’s Daddy’s note – This was act

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Respect

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I’m not sure who said it, but I’ve heard th

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Dear Karis…

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Karis, One day you’re going to look back on this

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Dear Selah: Big Day Big Sister

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Dear Selah, I am writing this letter on your last day a

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Easy Does It

I make my own laundry detergent. Weird. I know. I co

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There’s No Place Like Home

Recently I found a time machine.  It took me back to t

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Weleetka

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The murders of Taylor Placker and Skyla Whitaker were r

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History…not so long ago

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As I watched my little girl play with this, I realized

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Dear Selah: Year One

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Dear Selah, This is your daddy writing…you’

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Write Right

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If you watch the news, then you probably know the news

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Dear Doctor…

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I hate going to the doctor. I'm not really sure why.

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Civility

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A lot has been said about the lack of civility these da

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Thanks Dad

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This post is a little late in coming, but we have a bab

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Tweet-free Christmas

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I am so blessed to have family. Not just my family, bu

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Seasons of Love

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We all go through seasons of love and would imagine, m

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Dear Selah: Final Thoughts Before I Meet You

As I write this, your mommy is laying in front of me in

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Dear Selah…We Can’t Wait

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As I write this, you are still weeks away from arrival,

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College – Was It Worth It?

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A friend of mine recently put out a call for people to

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No Longer Just “Baby”

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We are less than 24 hours from finding out the sex of o

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Mark Shannon: Life & Legacy

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A sign on the door reads, “Limit Visits to Five M

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Heartbeat

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Today was our second doctor’s appointment for the

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1/3 Over

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Well…a couple of firsts with this post: 1) my fir

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A News View

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I wanted to find a way to convey just how interesting a

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Tears for Haiti

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Tonight I watched a video from Operation Blessing Inter

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Best Friends, Worst Situation

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Eric and Jennifer Lotz have a heart for Haiti. From th

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Wedding Bells (sans bells)

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Well it finally happened, and I'm finally writing about

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Red Dirt Rebellion

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The Red Dirt Rebellion is Oklahoma's only all-female, b

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Reunion

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I recently had the privilege to attend a renuion. It w

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Books, Covers and Shame

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I despise most (if not all) of the so-called "reality"

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Welcoming a Warrior

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This post has been a long time coming...however I suppo

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Let it Snow!

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It was snow day. Already into spring, but there was a

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Noble Pond

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This story took some work to get put together. I heard

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The Real Deal

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What is it about a police chase that captivates our att

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Morrison Murder: The First Hearing

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Should a 12 year-old boy be charged as an adult. Just

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Austin’s Choice

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The Haley family are quite possibly the most amazing pe

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Welcome to PhilCross.org

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Thanks for stopping by my website. I am trying to get

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