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Reflections & Resolutions

Here we are again. A new year. A New Year. Replacing the calendar seems to warrant capital letters. As we enter the new year, I always think about that old saying, “time flies….”  I wonder…when did this start? College? 30?

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This morning, on the dawn of my 40th birthday, I woke to see my beautiful son standing next to me. With my dear husband laying beside me, I thought, “what more could a woman want in life?” Reality: 4:40 am.

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March Madness

No, I’m not talking about basketball. I’m talking about the weather. March is the month that will test the strength and patience of even the most optimistic fans of winter. It feels like spring is right around the corner. But. And

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A Little Faith

As a family, we recently attended “Scout Sunday” at a church nearby our home. This church sponsors our Cub Scout Pack and dedicates a service a year to connecting the Scouts with the members. We use their space and resources

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12 Things I Love About the Holidays

Why twelve? Why not? In no particular order… 1. Lights. In the darkest days of winter, I love that we add a little light. 2. Ornaments. Some time ago, we started a tradition of buying one new ornament a year

Posted in Family, Random Musings

Giving Thanks

Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday. I love giving thanks. I love counting my blessings. No, I don’t need a holiday on the calendar to do that – I do it every day. But it gives me a good reason to

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