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welcome…

I am so glad you are here. Let me tell you what you can expect when you visit and what led me to begin this blogging journey. This blog has been in the works for several years now. I have been wrestling with what my niche would be. You see everything you read about blogging… Read More welcome…

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mother’s day…

I know you may have noticed that I left off the word “happy” above but that was on purpose. Why? you might wonder. Well for more than one reason really. I promised when I began this journey to always be honest and transparent, and so here we go. I have said many times I am… Read More mother’s day…

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laughter…

Laughter is a gift. Laughter is also a choice. Laughter is also good for our health. So that has to mean it should be a big part of our lives. I love to laugh. I don’t laugh near enough. I am fairly sure most people in today’s world don’t laugh near enough. Most of all… Read More laughter…

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enough…

Answer this, without thinking. Am I enough? How many of us if we are honest can say we have felt like we just don’t measure up? Maybe in our job, our family, or our other relationships. That somehow you are just lacking something. Have you ever felt this way? Sure we all have at one… Read More enough…

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belonging…

Do you remember the original Toy Story movie? I sure do, it was our one of our oldest son’s favorites when it came out back in 1995. He was just 5 years old at the time. What a great movie! We all fell in love with Buzz Lightyear and Woody and the whole gang. Somehow… Read More belonging…

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upkeep…

What do you think of when you here the word “upkeep?” Well I can tell you what springs to mind for me. Today I was in my laundry just getting a load of wash going. I looked around as I was putting in the detergent and softener, trying not to stare to long at the… Read More upkeep…

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celebration of life…

I think we all agree life deserves to be celebrated. It is a gift. Well here at the beginning of this new year, we have already had the privilege of being part of 2 celebrations. And I am thankful for both for different reasons. First, we have some new neighbors and friends that were expecting… Read More celebration of life…

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connection…

Are you connected? What do I mean? Connected to what you might wonder. And I don’t mean is your phone charged. I mean connected to people. And I don’t just mean how many Facebook friends or Instagram followers do you have. I mean truly connected. Would you agree that in todays world this is something… Read More connection…