Hi Freestone

I love this story. And this highlighted part is so true! I recently came across a Christmas card that one of my son's old girlfriends had given my hubby and I several years ago. She thanked me for all of the times I fed her! It was a nice reminder of her, and of how much I enjoyed making meals for my kid's friends. I hope that I somehow made a difference in their lives.

Thanks for the entertaining story!


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