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Thankful For Thoughts and Memories

Three years ago today. It was three years ago today that my brother left us for his Heavenly home. It has been five years since we have spent a Thanksgiving with my husband. My mother is always sad during the … Continue reading

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Worn Out In A Good Way

I am exhausted. What a day today was. I would do it again tomorrow. Like many families, it is very difficult for us all to get together. Today we were able to do just that.  It wasn’t without its struggles … Continue reading

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Learning to Trust and Let Go

All that for nothing. Not too long back my son told me that he was going on an adventure. That would have been all fine and dandy, but it meant that I had to take him to the airport. Which … Continue reading

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Eyes Wide Opened

One thing about growth, it is more than simply a physical thing. Well, duh, right? Here is the thing, in my humble opinion now, sometimes, you know things on the surface, but they don’t always fully sink in. Your eyes … Continue reading

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You Do, What You Must

They have names…for now. Hopefully once well they will find forever homes and of course their new family is free to give them a new name that fits their home. The black and white male, I’ve given the name of … Continue reading

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A Sign of

My son is still in Talladega, Alabama. The NASCAR cup race was today so he will be headed home some time tomorrow. I called him when I got home from church, I’m not sure what had happened, but he had … Continue reading

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Considering Attachments

Yesterday while searching for the chimney brush my brother managed to walk through weeds ending up with Beggar’s Lice stuck to his work pants. For those who do not know, these are the seeds of plants. Hitching a ride being … Continue reading

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“Step One, Panic” or… Not

I don’t know if my son realizes that his comment hurt. I understand it was a comment spoken in minor frustration and honesty. But to tell me that he felt as if he were babysitting me when we went somewhere, … Continue reading

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What we have here…

You know how you shake a bag of microwave popcorn to try to get the kernels that did not pop to either pop or fall to the bottom? Or if you stir the water of a puddle and the water … Continue reading

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For Everything There is a Season, and Time Waits for no Man

“Time and tide wait for no man” (https://idioms.thefreedictionary.com/time+and+tide+wait+for+no+man) Sitting here alone in the house, just me, two dogs and an entitled cat, there is plenty of time to think…and reminiscence. There is a coolness to the breeze coming in the … Continue reading

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