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Sixty-five…and Celebrating While Remembering

 Sixty-five. Not geriatric yet, but also no longer the youth I was. So many memories of what was, so many dreams unfulfilled, so many hopes for what ever future there may be. Contemplation of it all with each sip of … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Dad

2022 Happy birthday dad. Did you ever think you would reach the amazing age of ninety-three? Looking back over the years is always an amazing adventure while we stroll down memory lane and reminisce. I baked you a cake today … Continue reading

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Wishing You

Today is your birthday. I wish we could celebrate, but we can’t. You left us a couple years ago for your Heavenly home. But there is no way that we cannot, will not remember you my brother. I miss you, … 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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January Twenty First; On This Your Day My Son

Happy birthday my son, my rock. When I think back, I had pretty much decided that I would never know the feeling of having someone call me mom. I would never feel a small hand holding mine, never get those … Continue reading

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August Thirty-first; Month In Retrospect

Good-bye August. How in the world, has this year sped by us so quickly?  How, can today be the last day of August? The child in me doesn’t want to say good-bye to August and to summer. I love the … Continue reading

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Day 231; Footnotes of Simple Pleasures

It was that close.  My son introduced me to a friend of his who is the wife of a man who once worked with him. They are members of the Jeep group that I joined and were the first friends … Continue reading

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August Seventeenth; In This Month of My Birth, If I Could Request a Gift

I would request, work. Back when I worked, I stayed busy. Working on a manufacturing floor, there was always something that needed to be done. From setting up, to changing, to what ever, it was constant motion. Days off work … Continue reading

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August Second; If I Could Request the Gift of..

I want to understand. I do. It seems that we are living in a time of great and easy availability of information, but there is still so little understanding. I won’t claim to understand everything going on around the world, … Continue reading

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August First; Essential verses the Nonessential Gifts

And let the month begin. I remember as a youth, always anticipating the arrival of August, my birthday was almost here. Another year celebrated, another year closer to being grown. There were no big elaborate parties, no celebrations in fancy … Continue reading

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