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dinner at the cemetery and thoughts on death and what we leave behind…

Sometimes I visit our local cemetery to think and reflect…no funeral….no genealogy research… no other reason except for putting things into perspective I suppose. I knew more than a few of those laid to rest here. My grandparents, uncles, a … Continue reading

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change and grief…

“Why is a caterpillar wrapped in silk while it changes into a butterfly? So the other caterpillars can’t hear the screams. Change hurts”  ― Rory Miller I’ve always loved butterflies. They’re not only special because of their obvious beauty, but they … Continue reading

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So, here we go again…

I used to make New Year’s Resolutions. I’d get pretty fancy and meticulous about it even insisting on a trip to Barnes and Noble to buy a new journal in which to permanently record all my good intentions. The only … Continue reading

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Another baby…….

I’ve been feeling as “if” for about a week or more now, so I got the pregnancy test and took it Sunday afternoon. Positive! So quickly and very positive! Two hot pink lines flaming from the middle of a home … Continue reading

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I Miss My Grandmother………..

I don’t think a day goes by that I don’t miss my grandmother. She passed away years ago, but I haven’t got used to the fact that I cannot go running to sit at her kitchen table and talk to … Continue reading

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