I am a “run through the field of flowers” kind of mom who is raising her nine kiddos to take time to stop and smell the roses of life. And our five grandchildren have now joined the adventure. My husband of over thirty years and I love a good laugh, a good book, a good glass of wine and love being on this great adventure of life together, living it fully loaded (and I don’t mean from the wine).

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  1. Katie Walcott says:

    NOT from the wine? Lol….

  2. Christee says:

    Hi Jamie,

    I love that you have nine kids. 🙂 I count 11, so you’ve been blessed with a new generation, too.

    Have a great week!

    (Your CHEC sister)

    1. Yes Christee, I have been blessed with a new generation. My oldest son Philip is married to my sweet daughter-in-law Ashleigh. They have blessed us with our beautiful,energetic, silly granddaughter, Bella.

  3. judy says:

    Oh, Jamie, this is judy nickels – i believe i taught all of those grown up kids in your photo and just recognize you. I am still teaching K , but moved to Jacobs Road. I am so sorry to hear about your granddaughter. My son, just got home from being in Thailand for 2 years. His wife is from India and my grandson is with her in India until she comes back to U.s. – My son taught english in phetchaburi, thailand – I visited him in Feb. or march this past spring – good grief – i wish i had known your family was there. I am so glad to see all of you in the picture and will never forget how wonderful your children were. and your whole family – Prayers for Bella – love, judy

    1. Oh Judy, how wonderful to hear from you! I tried to find you on Facebook. I will send you a private email filling you in on life here. We still hang our Lucky ornaments every year, talk fondly of lessons and fun learned in your class and sing Betsy Q songs! Thank you for contacting me and for praying!
      Love, Jamie

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