Category Archives: My Thoughts

Ground level

Put your phone UP and sit DOWN on the floor… or on the grass… or on the boulder… or on the sidewalk… or in the dirt… or on the sand… on “ground level.” You have now shifted to casual level. … Continue reading

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Stepping In

Today is my birthday and I am leaving behind a decade to begin a new. Change has always been difficult for me. Today feels symbolic because the decade I am leaving was the most difficult ten years of my entire … Continue reading

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What do you want for your birthday?

That list changes over the years. One year I wanted to keep my chocolate Barbie Cake that my Aunt Lydia made for me, but every one ate it and I got a color tracing book instead! One year what I … Continue reading

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The plastic box and a 9 volt battery

Late into the night we dragged our stiff bodies out of the car after an eleven hour drive home from a trip. We hesitated because the last time we walked in late, a bird flew in our house that had … Continue reading

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MINE!

There is a squabble. The toddlers are fighting over the same toy. Seconds before they were each playing with their own, happily. But one looked over at the other toy and thought, ‘Hey, that’s mine. I want to play with … Continue reading

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Mom’s!

Today is John Bonica’s Birthday!!!  You know! The guy who invented the epidural! (February 16, 1917)  This should be on every mother’s calendar who didn’t do it “natural.” I personally love this man and want to hug him when I … Continue reading

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January Blahs

The temperatures finally dropped and winter showed up. Everything is blanketed in snow and ice and it’s burrrrrrr. Our house smells like we had a campfire inside every room; not a great draft up that old chimney. I have layers … Continue reading

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