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About Charmadawn

Jesus lover 💜 Wife of Steve for 36 years 💜 Mom to 2 grown kiddos 💜 BB to grandsons Jack, Luke and Patrick Joseph 💜5 years ago we purchased, Rescued and Restored a 118 year old farmhouse and we live together as a multigenerational household. Come follow our crazy. Isaiah 54:7

From Shed to THE BIRD CAGE

In 2022, our son in law Justin was working from home. Now, close your eyes. Picture yourself working from home with 3 small children, 2 dogs and 3 grown women all home at the same time. He bought a shed. … Continue reading

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Chapter One – January 2023

January is over already???? Didn’t it just start? Didn’t we just make new years goals and resolutions and most are in the rear view mirror? Chapters…..that’s my word for the year. Here’s my first chapter in 2023. New Years started … Continue reading

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Chapters

I try not to have expectations of a “word of the year” or a New Year’s resolution. I try to make goals all year so it really doesn’t pertain to the New Year for me. I do however try and … Continue reading

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Day Shift/Night Shift

Today we are on the day shift. The sisters took the night shift. It doesn’t matter that it’s the Monday before Christmas. It doesn’t matter that there are gifts to be bought, wrapped and stashed in my closet because little … Continue reading

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It’s been a long time coming

Steve Kern is a planner When he retired in 2010 from the Sarasota County Fire Department after 25 years of service, he worked the two years prior deciding if his second career was going to work out. He traveled from … Continue reading

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Inheritance

Today is my 58th birthday. Last night we celebrated because today we leave for our annual camping trip to St Augustine. We sat around the dinner table with banana splits and a Happy Birthday choir from Bigs and Littles. All … Continue reading

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Talking Heaven with a Five Year Old

I’d been waiting for the news. Holly would be meeting Jesus soon and when I rolled over on Sunday morning, October 16, 2022 around 6:30am and my phone lit up, I knew it had happened. In the blink of an … Continue reading

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The Rescuer

I’m in Master Gardener School . We were given as assignment to write about anything, as long as it had to do with gardening. Here is my written report . These are my people My favorite humans My dad was … Continue reading

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The 9’ Table

Before we even lived in the old house. Before we were ready for a table . Long before we knew we would need a table for so many people. I stopped at a thrift store to look at 1 table … Continue reading

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When We Pray for the Old

I love a celebration of magnitude. I love when God shows up in a BIG, GIGANTIC, HUGE way and we get to give Him all the glory. My friend is celebrating. She made a big mistake a few years ago … Continue reading

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