Category Archives: children

Coming to Greater Understanding in The Journey of Life

It was full blown panic time. Yesterday morning I was sleeping so well when I was awakened by Molly’s frantic barking. Molly sleeps in this room which is on the far side of the house from my bedroom. Why? Because … Continue reading

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I Think You are Mistaken

I disagree. I was scrolling through social media and ran across a thread discussing ADD and ADHD. A comment was made that one had it and thanks to a spanking, they were cured. Ah, no. At my reading the thread … Continue reading

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Yesterday

I try to be a good neighbor. I keep to myself unless I am talking with family. I will wave at the neighbors and speak from time to time, but usually stick to what my son calls my reclusive ways. … Continue reading

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My Heart Weeps For the Children as I Struggle For Understanding

What do you say? What can one possibly say that will ease the pain we are feeling yet again? How can this, why is this happening so often to our children? The innocent, the helpless stolen from their family and … Continue reading

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May Fourth; A Month of Mom Celebrations

Today, my mother celebrates eighty seven years of life. The eighth of this month is Mother’s Day here in the U.S. and on the nineteenth, my parents will celebrate sixty-six years of married life. But right now, I want to … Continue reading

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Lessons Learned From Nursery Duty

Yesterday, Sunday April twenty-fourth, I was blessed with the opportunity and gift of spending time in the nursery with the two and three year old kids. Those kids are amazing and will definitely remind you how to be young. As … Continue reading

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April Fourteenth; If We Sought the Adventure

I’m sitting here frustrated because I simply can’t keep up with all the writers that I follow while also trying to decide which topic I want to write about. As is usual I glance out the window. I’m being watched. … Continue reading

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April Fourth; The Sound of Joy

That sound was music to our ears…sort of. On March twenty-eighth one of the cats had kittens in our back yard right up against the wall of the house. Four tiny but cute lives right out in the open. The … Continue reading

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March Eleventh; A Lesson From Encanto (updated)

I may have a problem….or I may just be odd. My choice in movie preference may be…off for my age. Especially considering my son is an adult and I have no young grandchildren. However,  I love Disney movies, or animated … Continue reading

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March Sixth; In Memory and Honor

One reason why I participate in Relay for Life. I have two brothers, one who lives on the other side of town and one who now resides in Heaven. He was twenty-three months younger than me, but so much more … Continue reading

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