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Little cherub on mama’s lap, surrounded by strangers, crammed into narrow pews in a room she does not know. No color, no toys, no talking. No joy. She squirms, but just a little. Everyone stands in unison. An organ plays, … Continue reading

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Third and Counting

I’m hoping to end up with one of these for each of my grandkids. Here are the previous two:

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Wonder comes in many sizes. Unfortunately, it seems that the bigger one gets, the smaller their wonderment. Thank goodness for the little ones who remind us to pause — as often as we can – and wonder. The Daily Post … Continue reading

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Focused on Fun (photo essay)

The Daily Post daily one-word prompt: Focused Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Fun

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“How do you open this darn thing? I can never remember.” Someone finds the button, and the black box pops open into an odd wedged shape. “There! Is there film in it?” “Dunno. Take a picture and find out.” “Oh, … Continue reading

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growing anticipation

lean into each day not racing to be the first rather in eagerness to explore reach ever higher not to claim more than others rather to stretch your understanding take time for catnaps restore soul and sanity and allow new dreams … Continue reading

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Enquiring Minds

Way back in another lifetime, like about 25 years ago, I wrote a bi-weekly column for a tiny local newspaper. The focus was mostly about my family and the joys of raising two bright, beautiful daughters; daughters who had lots … Continue reading

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Life Echoes Life

“Life imitates art.” That’s the theme for this week’s Daily Post photo challenge. Hmmm. I thought of a great photo op for this topic but, alas, it would involve two other people who are not available today, a drive to … Continue reading

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Hand in Hand

two generations hand in hand along the way guiding each other Weekly Photo Challenge: Connected

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Mother’s Day

No need to honor my motherly love. Indeed, the honor is mine.

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