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what have we lost…?

Convenience:   anything that saves or simplifies work, adds to one’s ease or comfort, etc. I recently watched a few documentaries and parent workshops which got me to thinking.  One thing that I have learned throughout the course of my life … Continue reading

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we’re in….

Sooo…moving was quite the experience…. but we made it.  We’re in.   One street over.  It might has well have been across the continent.  All of our stuff is settling in under this one roof that we now call home.  We … Continue reading

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ode to a high school romance….

Many many years ago, we all started on the same launching pad.  We shared our days, our hopes and our dreams with each other.  We hid our vulnerabilities and our angst amidst the pressure of our peers to be cool … Continue reading

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so costly a sacrifice upon the alter of freedom…

We celebrate a day of memorial to honor all those brave souls who have served and given their lives…for us.   My own words appear too weak and insignificant.  However, President Lincoln’s words, in a letter to Mrs. Bixby, always ring … Continue reading

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out of sight…out of mind

I thought we had purged…..a LOT!   And then there was that time…..I opened the drawers and dug in the closets and went into the attic to pack for our move.  Out of sight and out of mind….I had SO forgotten. … Continue reading

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dear mom….

It’s almost Mother’s Day again.  I automatically drift in a store near the rows overflowing with cards and I am itching to buy you the perfect one, knowing how much you loved receiving them.  This special day, in which I … Continue reading

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“the moment a child is born, a mother is born” ~Rajneesh

As Mother’s Day approaches, I read this quote…and I love to ponder metaphors.  A mother really does birth her title when she holds that wee one in her arms for the very first time.  That is when the enormous feelings … Continue reading

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