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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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Listening

The windows are open and I’m enjoying the breeze and the sound of the falling rain. That gentle, slow rain that is the best for growing things and soothing the soul. Soon I will get up from here and go … Continue reading

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April Fifth; Coming

Its coming. Last night the weather prognosticators and this morning across the task bar of my computer it is warning me, rain is coming. According to the weather predictors, that rain is going to be heavy at times. It will … Continue reading

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March Twenty-third Rain and Other Delays

I can deal with this. My main hope is that it stays this and nothing worse. But, the threat is there. I awoke this morning to a gentle rain. Letting the dogs outside I could tell that it had been … Continue reading

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March Twenty-first; Being the Difference and Creating Change

I’m sitting here waiting on it to warm up some outside. I have a project to finish. Saturday I started the Spring  cleaning of my yard. Which I mentioned in an earlier write. I really want to try to finish … Continue reading

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March Nineteenth; No Time Like the Present For Growth

My yard needs me. Because I am one of those people. I don’t rake the leaves in my yard once they start falling. I did clean up my parent’s yard, but they need to be able to see their every … Continue reading

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March Fifteenth; Day Seventy-four, was also Day One

And, here we go. I had been waiting for warm weather.  Today was warm enough to grab the gloves and make the first move. It is Spring cleaning time. Today, the carport cried out for attention. While I wasn’t sure, … 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 Seventh; When One Realizes Life’s Journey Isn’t a New Normal

What is normal? How and where do we find it hiding? Or is it actually what ever we are dealing with at the moment, even should it be uncomfortable and unwanted? How do we come to accept that change is … Continue reading

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March Second; Through the Struggles, Through the Differences, Understanding is Found

I don’t make it any secret about how directionally challenged I am. My son laughs and teases me in a good natured manner, but he really doesn’t understand the struggle. Then again, he is the person who can get in … Continue reading

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