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Coming to a close

Jun
22

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As time goes on we keep getting busier and busier.
We are running out of people who want or can keep the blog updated.
So, we have decided to shut down our blog. : (

We’ve enjoyed meeting new people and sharing our life with others. 
We hope we have been an encouragement!

From our home to yours, we pray you will continue to run the race…

Hebrews 12:1-2 “Wherefore seeing we also are compassed about with so great a cloud of witnesses, let us lay aside every weight, and the sin which doth so easily beset us, and let us run with patience the race that is set before us,
Looking unto Jesus the author and finisher of our faith; who for the joy that was set before him endured the cross, despising the shame, and is set down at the right hand of the throne of God.”

-The Burnetts

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Happy 26th Birthday, Caleb!!!

Aug
30

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A very HAPPY BIRTHDAY, Caleb!!!
We pray the Lord will guide and direct you in every step this next year, and do exceeding abundantly above all you could ask or think (Eph. 3:20).

We all love you very much!!!

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Happy 30th Birthday to John-Clay!!!

Aug
16

This post is a little late, his birthday was on the 14th, but who doesn’t like an extended birthday!!! =D

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Happiest of Birthdays, John-Clay!!! As the oldest in our family you are someone we all look up to and admire. You have set a great example for us to follow. We are thrilled with what the Lord has done for you this past year and we pray this next year of your life will be filled with His blessings as He proves Himself faithful to you every day and guides you and your family! We all love you very much!! 

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A Summary of Our Summer

Aug
15

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For Memorial Day Abbie, Carinna, Mom, and Granny took a trip down to Sterling to visit Granddad’s grave and put some flowers out.

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Our garden has done pretty well this year…canning green beans is always
a group effort!

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It’s been awhile since we’ve pickled green beans…and I’m not sure why we’ve waited so long! These things disappear in a blink!

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I guess fishing with a storm approaching just makes it more exciting. Granddad used to say that it’s best to go fish in the rain ‘cause the fish will all be under the dock trying to stay dry! =D
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Working bees makes for a very long hot day! We are grateful for the hard work these two put in to maintain our apiaries!

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Maggie and Abbie took Benjamin to Frontier City for his birthday!

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Visiting the Oklahoma History Museum. When they came home and told us about it, it made us all wish we could have gone!

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Dad and Mom both celebrated birthdays in July!

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This precious little guy was born in June just one week before his baby shower!

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Maggie and Carinna celebrated their birthday with a 5 mile hike around the Sulphur park and springs!

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For 2 weeks in August we had 7 kids in their 20’s! Maybe we can take this picture every ten years as we all get old…Can’t you just imagine us all in our 80’s for 2 weeks right before John-Clay turns 90! =D

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We are so blessed to get to see these little guys a lot and we never get tired of them!! 

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Abbie started LPN school and is already swamped with learning tons of new medical terms. She comes to the supper table from studying and tells us some of the most random strange terms and what they mean.

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We were blessed with 43 gallons of honey this year!! One taste of this liquid gold and it makes all that hard work worth it!

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James 1:17
Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above, and cometh down from the Father of lights, with whom is no variableness, neither shadow of turning.”

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The Twins are 20!

Aug
02

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Maggie – She has a fun personality, one that makes friends easily, loves adventure, and trying new things…especially odd things like seafood! She is a good friend, caring, happy, and an energy giver. She enjoys photography and has acquired several jobs with that. She is artistic and would be great at doing illustrations for children’s books! She currently works part-time at a daycare and will be going through EMT training this next year.

 

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Carinna – She is good at most everything she does and does everything with excellence. She is loyal, determined, creative, and wise. She is very artistic and loves working with her hands and trying new projects that most people would hire out to get done. She has a love for dog training, it’s really fun to watch her work with our dog, Heidi! She is Dad’s right hand in our bee business. She currently has job tutoring for a homeschooling family. She loves teaching and watching others grow and learn new things!

 

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Happy birthday, girls!! We are grateful for each of you and love you very much!

Leave a comment and wish these two a fantastic birthday!

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