Category Archives: Reflections

From This Day Forward….Sixty Years Later

August 8th, 1954, my parents were married in the parsonage of a little Nazarene Church in Marlow, Oklahoma.  There is much I could share with you about them and the positive influence that they have had on the lives of our family … 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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Because of the Brave

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Words Inside My Head

I snapped this pic the other day while hubby was driving us down the road.  I told him I wished my name was Sara Lee.  You know…..cause Nobody Doesn’t Like her and all. But I suspect if I were named that….I might disrupt their slogan. I enjoy quiet simple … Continue reading

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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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For This Child I Prayed

Mother’s Day is one of memories and gratitude, smiles and gifts. I recall as a child going to church and trying to understand the symbolism behind each color of corsage worn.  I remember feeling sad for those whose moms were no … Continue reading

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Clouds of Restoration

Springtime is making a real attempt to be sPrUnG around here.  The birds are once again trying to build a nest in our outdoor grill, while green is slowing creeping through the smushed grass. Blossoms are popping open in every direction, and the clouds have … 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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Spring ♥ Hope

Be nice to people.  You never know what they may be going through today. ♥

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Irish Blessings

An Old Irish Blessing May the road rise up to meet you. May the wind always be at your back. May the sun shine warm upon your face, and rains fall soft upon your fields. And until we meet again, … Continue reading

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