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Gratitude – The Joy of Surprise

My resolution/goal/to-do/self-improvement for January is to write about something for which I am grateful. When I thought about what I was most grateful for yesterday, the first thing that came to mind was Steve cooking dinner for us. As some … Continue reading

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Election Day Prayer

I, like a lot of people, am praying for our nation today. The Serenity Prayer gives me a sense of peace, even with so much anger surrounding the possible outcome of this election. God, give me grace to accept with … Continue reading

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Month of Thanks Giving: Day 22 (Imperfection)

Wabi-sabi–the Japanese art of finding beauty in imperfection. Simple, slow, and uncluttered, it reveres authenticity above all. There’s a story behind the cracks and imperfections you see in picture of the vessel above. I bought this vase because of the … Continue reading

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Month of Thanks Giving: Day 10 (Plethora)

Even when I’m down to my last ten minutes before it’s time to get ready for work, (I had chores to do this morning!) I can think of things for which I’m grateful. But with little time to write, I … Continue reading

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Month of Thanks Giving: Day 6 (Fridays!!)

My first thought when I woke to the unwelcome sound of “Silk” on my iPhone (the gentlest alarm tone I could find to barge-in on my dreams) was: TGIF!! So, today, as on every sixth day of the week, I’m … Continue reading

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