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Friends Stick Together

High tide. Low tide. Friends stick together. Here’s to good friends!

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I Lost All Track of Time

I recently took an online writing course called Awareness to Creativity, offered by my daughter, Laura. She asked me to take the BETA version of the course, to get feedback and fine tune it for future students. One of the … Continue reading

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Reflections

Life throws us some very difficult challenges. Some days, it’s so hard to stay positive.   I know that I’m not alone in this, but sometimes, it can feel that way.   This morning, I ask God to bless Shaun … Continue reading

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I Know How You Feel

We are all really so much the same. We all have trials and tribulations. We all have moments of pure joy and happiness. That is what I think I had hoped to share in yesterday’s post, “Answers to My Prayers”. … Continue reading

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Fighting the Blues

As I have said before, walking is my therapy. A walk can coax me out of the blues better than just about anything I can think of. Walking with a good friend, well that makes it all the better. Today … Continue reading

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A Miracle, Perhaps?

I asked my husband, Walt, what came to mind for him on Memorial Day? It was the year 1945. World War II was nearing an end, but Don, 23 years old at the time, didn’t know that yet. He and … Continue reading

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Reflection in the Looking Glass

I’ve been working up my courage to write this post for some time now…the courage my mother always had. I remember that night, lying in bed, my sister by my side, both of us staring at the ceiling with our … Continue reading

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Cheese Sandwiches and Hostess Cupcakes!

Cypress Tree, Carmel, California Painting by Fran Estacio Thank God for the ability to hold on to our memories. How shallow our lives would be if we were not able to. Our memories allow us to relive sweet moments that … Continue reading

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Do kids still play with matches?

The other day, my granddaughter asked her mom what an ashtray was. Isn’t that the coolest thing ever? Got me to thinking, wonder how many kids these days know what matches are. They’re seldom used around the house anymore. Of … Continue reading

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Caregiver’s Trap

One of the first things my husband did when we moved into our new home six years ago was to say, “We’ll plant a lawn, and I’ll put in some stepping stones so that you can walk across the lawn … Continue reading

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