Tag Archives: Lessons

The Art Of Baking Cookies For Strangers

I have been thinking about how my mother would bake cookies for strangers Always with a smile vintage cookie cutters and love as sweet as sugar “How can we love those we don’t know?” I’d ask. She would reply, “Just … Continue reading

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I Will Rise

right now at this very moment the wolf inside is trying to free herself of me to sink her teeth into flesh but as she bares them, growling she fades away to nothing the dragon that lives in my chest … Continue reading

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Where Is The Love?

I sat on the couch sipping my white wine sangria as I watched the golden rays of the sun filter through the dark clouds, casting their light upon the tall pine trees that surround my property. In that moment of … Continue reading

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Overwhelming Feelings

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Is Kindness Always Genuine?

About a month ago I was chatting with a coworker. She told me that she waits to send her Christmas cards about 5 days before Christmas, this way she knows who sent her a Christmas card simply because they wanted … Continue reading

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Complicated Beings

I have been wracking my brain, thinking of a unique post I can do for my upcoming birthday in November, since this is a milestone birthday. At first I thought of doing 35 lessons I’ve learned, but that would be … Continue reading

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52 Weeks of Gratitude

Week 31: Core Value I have a list of things I could consider my Core value, but one stands out above all the rest and that is the Golden Rule! It really is that simple, folks! You want ┬ápeople to … Continue reading

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