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daily life, family life, love, simple life

Memories of a Father – Blessed

Dandelion picking on our lawn Finding four leaf clovers Green bean picking and pulling carrots Making snapdragons open Jigsaw puzzles all year round Croquet tournaments Colored steps and hop scotch Dice games and stacking card towers Tinsel hung perfectly on our Christmas tree Dancing with us to Lawrence Welk songs Bonanza and My Three Sons… Continue reading Memories of a Father – Blessed

Encouragement, inspiration, motivation, politics

Is it Enough to Just Exist?

The social distancing is doing more harm for society then the small percentage of deaths caused by Covid...even though one life lost is precious. Are we watering down too much of the truth in this situation? I think the American people can handle the truth...undiluted. Give it to me straight! I like it that way.… Continue reading Is it Enough to Just Exist?

confidence, daily life, Encouragement, inspiration

It’s Just Around the Corner

Don't quit, don't stop, don't throw in the towel just yet.That thing you want is soon to come your way.It's just around the corner. I know you're tired, burnt out, it's hard to stay enthused.Another go at it and you may be surprised what you find.It's just around the corner. Make no excuses, forget your… Continue reading It’s Just Around the Corner

anxiety, daily life, grandparenting, motivation

NO STRINGS attached

I am downsizing....purging....removing unused items from my house. The change of seasons, always motivates me to clean my closets, storage areas, and just rethink the space I am using in our home. Time to get rid of the worn out, ugly, unused or no longer used items. Now that grandpa and I are retired, and… Continue reading NO STRINGS attached

lonliness, love, rejection, relationships

Reaching Out…Hanging on to Hope

Round and round it goes again, these thoughts twirling in my head.Do I write, do I call, should I send a gift, or unannounced, just drop in?Should I set my hopes aside and think of others at this time...even if it means forever? This may be the life I must now live, in this lifetime… Continue reading Reaching Out…Hanging on to Hope

inspiration, motivation, politics, responsibility

Is your life a GRAVEYARD?

VOTE!!!!! DON'T SIT ON YOUR HANDS......it is not the way to serve your neighbor. DON'T MAKE EXCUSES....you've used them up already for 2020...remember the New Years resolution you didn't keep? DON'T STAY HOME.....we've all been locked up too long already and the party is at the POLLS this year! DON'T SAY YOU DON'T HAVE TIME.....this… Continue reading Is your life a GRAVEYARD?