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Look through any window….

A blog from a couple of years ago.  Hope you enjoy it again or maybe for the first time! Today I was reminded of how lucky I am by, of all people, the furnace repair man.  It was time for … Continue reading

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Fresh Starts

It would be unrealistic for me to promise to blog every day of the year.   I applaud those of you that do.  But I know my life and I know myself, so I will be content to try to … Continue reading

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A Poem

I received this from a friend.  My apologies to the author who was not identified.   My blogger friends of-a-certain-age will hopefully enjoy this as I did. Long ago and far away, in a land that time forgot, Before the … Continue reading

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keeping the book….

After my mom passed away in 2005,  we were sorting through her things and I found a book that I had given her for Mother’s Day.  It was called “Harvest of Bittersweet” by Pat Leimbach, who was a farm wife … Continue reading

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A box of crayons

This has been around the block a few times but remains a wonderfully simple way to introduce children to feelings of prejudice.   While walking in a toy store The day before today, I over heard a Crayon Box With … Continue reading

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The Peace Generation

The 60’s.  I was a teenager.    It was a fascinating and eventful time to be young.   I wish I had paid better attention.   The world and especially the United States was full of turmoil.  The assassination of JFK in 1963 … Continue reading

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Thinking maybe …

Thinking maybe I should devote an entire blogsite to my husband.   Despite his obsessive/compulsive workaholic demeanor, he is pretty funny.   In almost 41 years I haven’t quite figured out how his brain works or if it does. This … Continue reading

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