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Oh Christmas Tree

My son prefers that holidays each have their time. Due to that, I do not decorate for Christmas until after Thanksgiving. I could if I chose, but it seems a small thing to wait.  With Thanksgiving long over with, I … Continue reading

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Yes, I am Ignoring You, but I Don’t Like it Either

I really do not like ignoring people, but I do it anyway at times. Well men, I ignore certain men. Long before my husband passed away, he would at random moments tell me that he knew he was going to … Continue reading

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Time Limits

I reconnected with a long time friend last night. Our conversation has me thinking hard even as my heart weeps on the news I was given. Another long time friend is in a bad way and unless God intervenes, their … Continue reading

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Lessons I am Being Taught

Our testing is ongoing. I do recognize the fact I am being taught and tested. Life and the struggles that come with it are like the fire that purifies precious metals. It isn’t meant to be easy, as easy lessons … Continue reading

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In The End, It Was Worth It

Muzzled. Both of my dogs were due for their heart worms tests and vaccinations. I had scheduled them for last week but due to my Jeep acting out I postponed that until today. I needed my son to be there … Continue reading

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What Dances in Your Potato Salad

  I share this story from time to time. I can’t recall now how long ago it has been, but I’ll guess nearly ten since my husband has been gone over five years. It still makes me smile. This is … Continue reading

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What Delivery

 I have always tried to be fair and look for good. I have never, until today, gave a low rating on anything I have reviewed.  Moments ago, I did just that. Not because of the item, I still have to … 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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Just a Little Adventure (Part Two)

When my son told me we were once again going to Pigeon Forge, I hoped to check off a few items on that proverbial bucket list. But, would I actually go through with those plans? When we got up on … Continue reading

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Lessons Learned at the Race Track, Part One

My son took me to the Xfiniti race at Charlotte (NC) yesterday. This was my delayed Mother’s Day gift. Originally we had planned on going to the Darlington (SC) race that took place on Mother’s Day but my own mother’s … Continue reading

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