Tag Archives: family

For Dad

I have always had this thing for hands for they tell a story of loved ones they have comforted words they have written work they have completed   I remember watching your hands pluck at guitar strings or glide across … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Traditions

There is something about Thanksgiving that fills my heart with joy and takes me back to the house that always smelled like butter. I remember butter pools on homemade biscuits and butter lava pouring from white creamy volcanoes and rivers … Continue reading

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The Weekly Smile -6 Days of 35

I was going to write this just as a regular post, but then I remembered that Trent, author of Trent’s World has a weekly smile post where he encourages all of us to share what made us smile the previous … Continue reading

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The Woman I Am (A birthday tribute to those who helped shape me)

  I have always been taken with things that have age and history – It is not growing older that bothers me it’s the realization that time is fleeting time is fickle – time is ephemeral – ∗∗∗ But I … Continue reading

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It’s November! Let’s Celebrate!!

Hello, beautiful souls! Although we should practice gratitude all 12 months out of the year, November tends to be that special month that all of us stop and take time to appreciate our blessings. Of course, in America, it’s the … Continue reading

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