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Love? You’re Kidding, right?

    “Love is our true destiny. We do not find the meaning of life by ourselves alone–we find it with another.” by Thomas Merton (1915 –1968), a writer, mystic, a Trappist monk, poet, social activist who became ordained in 1949 to … Continue reading

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What did they say not to say?

  Everyone of us have had many sayings passed down to us as children. Some we have forgotten, yet some we have never forgotten they are carved in stone in our memories and very life. It’s fun to think back … Continue reading

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A Time that was Carefree and Fun.

 Remember when you were in junior high and your friends would get together? Perhaps it was for a birthday, like this picture– with four friends. Wish I had more pictures to see all the other kids that were there, but … Continue reading

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Did they train you right?

I remember my children graduating. I felt all the feelings that parents felt. I tried hard to let go and give them some space…to make their way in college. Some days I succeeded, some days I didn’t. Because I worked, … Continue reading

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Do you have someone graduating?

I am so excited, it’s May-graduation month for seniors in high school. There is a mixed bag of feelings bouncing around in the heads of the students, friends and parents–even siblings. The students are excited, they are done with high … Continue reading

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So, what was your choice for today?

Come along and meet some great people. Wonder who they are? Well, it’s you and me, our families, our friends. Our teachers, our  extended families, the list can go on and on. It just may be these people are great … Continue reading

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What did you tell your Mom today?

Today, being Mother’s Day, is a special day. I am listing a few quotes to honor Mothers  everywhere: “Some mothers are kissing mothers and some are scolding mothers, but it is love just the same, and most mothers kiss and … Continue reading

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How many more days

Can you believe there are only 240 days left in the year 2013? Today marks the 125th day of the year. When I realized that this morning, I was a bit taken aback. Is it just me or is times flying … Continue reading

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Happy Cinco De Mayo

Everyone loves to celebrate. We love to celebrate birthdays, births, weddings, engagements, showers of all kinds…baby showers, engagement showers, wedding showers. We celebrate July 4th, St Patrick’s Day, Christmas, Halloween, Valentines Day, my list could go on and on. Today … Continue reading

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Is this possible?

Max De Pree was an American Writer and businessman who said, “We need to give each other the space to grow, to be ourselves, to exercise our diversity. We need to give each other space so that we may both … Continue reading

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