Category Archives: Friends

My Friend, Jane

My friend Jane passed away Saturday evening. She was 91. Her desire was to have her body donated to science. She was hopeful that if they studied an “old” body, maybe they could learn how to help older people lead … Continue reading

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Hold My Hand

A few months ago I shared about my friend, Bernice, that  lives in a nursing center.  She has had some health issues lately and has needed extra daily love and care. A conversation with hubby today…. “I really don’t feel like going today, I … Continue reading

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Birthday Song Time (please sing along)

  ♪ ♫ ♪ Happy Birthday to you.  ♪ ♫ ♪ Happy Birthday to YOU. ♪ ♫ ♪ Happy BIRTHday dear Renae……. HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU!!! ♪ ♫ ♪ My blog is three years old today…..influenced by my big sister who is … Continue reading

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For Hubby ♥

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What She Left Behind…

My friend Michelle, is celebrating her first birthday in heaven on Monday, and I am filled with mixed emotions. (Buttons of Love) I am saddened that with all of modern medicine, she was still taken so young.  When I hug each of her three precious … Continue reading

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The Moral to the Story is…

This toad lives in our bucket. The water and compost from the bucket feed the tomato plants. The dogs eat every tomato they can reach while the toad observes the circus and stays in the safety of his ring. If you are waiting on a profound … Continue reading

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The Farmer’s Market

A Saturday trip to Oklahoma City? A stop by the OSU Farmer’s Market should top that list. It is so much more that fruits and veggies… Support your local farmers! And be nice to people. You never know what they … Continue reading

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Be Nice to People Celebration!

 This week hubby and I are relaxing and goofing……but I wanted to pop on today and throw out a request.  A challenge.  A Be Nice to People ~ Pay it Forward kinda celebration. This is my birthday week and I … Continue reading

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I Have Looked into Your Eyes …

I have looked into your eyes with my eyes. I have put my heart near your heart ~ Pope John XXIII

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Buttons of Love

This is a love story of sorts. One I’ve been longing to share with you, but hesitating, as it still hurts my heart. I pray it reaches into your souls, as it has ours. About four months ago, my friend Michelle called my husband … Continue reading

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