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A Time Of Reflection

This year Thanksgiving dinner is on me. I love cooking Thanksgiving dinner! The smell of stuffing and pies wafting in the air makes my home feel warm and welcoming. I remember the first time I cooked a Thanksgiving turkey. I … Continue reading

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I Have A Confession….

My confession? I’m an introvert and highly sensitive person. Are you surprised? Most often people are surprised by this news since I don’t come off as introverted. How is it that I can be introverted but fool everyone with my … Continue reading

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Never Really Alone

I’m somewhere between mile 18 and 19 and I can’t take the pain anymore. There is a blister on my toe. I know it! Why did I wrap my toe? Mom said it would end up hurting and being uncomfortable … Continue reading

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“It’s OK, Charlie…”

  I recently commiserated with a friend on Facebook about the trials of shopping with unhappy children and the looks strangers give us. As we swapped stories of our shopping ventures with our unhappy kids it got me thinking about … Continue reading

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Yes, I’ve Been Away

It’s been a long time, I know. Maybe entirely too long but, you know, life….. Over the last several months I’ve been going through quite a bit of change in my life both on the outside and the inside. It … Continue reading

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The Struggle With The Future

It’s been a long road in this military life and retirement is just around the next bend. You can see it and feel it and taste it and all it’s stability. It looks so enticing that you are empowered to … Continue reading

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It Might Be Paradise But It’s Still Life

I wrote a piece for SpouseBuzz last year about reasons why Hawaii isn’t always paradise and many, many readers either didn’t read the article or didn’t understand the point of it. Whatever the reason the comments were less than nice … Continue reading

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