Category Archives: Friendships

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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Delores and Chuck ~ Dill Pickle Beginnings

A few years ago I joined an on-line book trading club.  A book was requested and I popped it in the mail ~ Destination?  Arizona.  Inside I tucked a little note sending greetings to the receiver “from Oklahoma”.  A couple of weeks after that the … Continue reading

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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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Freedom

Oh, say does that star-spangled banner yet wave O’er the land of the free and the home of the brave?          

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Little Baby Ducks…..and other surprises

I truly do love our little baby ducks, and goslings in our pond. I also appreciate my hubby who, with my sons, helped orchestrate a surprise visit this weekend from my own babies.  Good company. Inspiring music.  Lots of laughter. Making memories. Happy Day!  … 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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Hello March!

GOOD-BYE FEBRUARY!!!!  HELLOOOOO MARCH!  And even though March is coming in like a lion….I will not let this dampen my spirits.  Spring is just on the other side….I can see it, smell it, feel it~ So go ahead and snow … Continue reading

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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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So Long My Friend ~

I guess we can never know what song will be the song that reminds us of a person when they leave this life. Not until they are gone, that is. In these past few weeks I’ve learned that you don’t … Continue reading

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Pick a Card, but not just ANY Card ~

TODAY IS MY BIG SISTER’S BIRTHDAY! Join me in wishing Renae a great big HAPPY BIRTHDAY ♫ ♪ ♫ Feel free to leave your wishes, songs, poems, gifts, cash, cake in the comment area. :). So, dear sister…..I had a difficult time … Continue reading

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