Resolutions

Resolutions   Do you make them?   Do you keep them? If you don’t make them, do you at least think about it when January 1st rolls around and everyone is talking about it?   I’ll bet you do.  Does it cross your mind for just a moment?  What would my resolution be – if...

Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving   The lyrics to “Big Yellow Taxi” just popped into my mind: “Don’t it always seem to go That you don’t know what you’ve got Till it’s gone.” It is true.   And the older we get the more it hits home.   I don’t mean for this to be a...

Showing Up

Showing Up It has been an interesting year so far. Busy, fun, exciting, sad, confusing.  So many thoughts,  so many emotions.   Through it all my one overriding thought is how very lucky I am and how thankful I am that in good or bad times I can show up for people who...

Heroes

What is a hero?   I often use the word without thinking too much about what it means.   The dictionary offers several meanings.  I was drawn to these two: ·      one who shows great courage ·      an object of extreme admiration and devotion I started thinking about...

Graduation

June.  It’s graduation season.   From Kindergarten to high school, college and beyond.   What an exciting time.   The Big Ed’s family is celebrating a big one.   Our daughter received her Doctorate in Education.  Just saying it makes me burst with pride.  ...

MOMS

MOMS We all have one.   They may not be with us any longer but somebody gave birth to each one of the 7.3 billion people on this planet.    Powerful stuff when you think about it.   So, I think that it is good that there is a day set aside to honor our moms.  Even if...

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