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Blooming Again

Sometimes, life takes our breath away. The sun shines differently and promises become wishes. Friendship becomes a reality, or not. Colors change, songs make you angry or cry. Love becomes a blanket that circles you as you struggle. Then when it is over, you will find that you are BLOOMING AGAIN….. Love you. Me

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P’s and Q’s Snack Mix~Chef Valentine

Due to the many requests for the snack mix posted yesterday, here is the recipe for my P’s and Q’s Snack Mix. P’s and Q’s Snack Mix ingredients 4 cups Honey Nut Cheerios 2 cups pretzel minis or sticks 2 cups Cheeze-its 1 cup Wasabi peas 1 cup unsalted peanuts 1 3oz package Ramen Noodle…

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Two Jars And A smile

Yesterday I made a new  recipe for snack mix. I call it P’s & Q’s because it has wasabi peas in it. One jar is for Larry and one jar is for Amanda. As you can see, Larry has already stared eating his snack. Amanda is a good friend who has been my hairstylist for…

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The Great Escape

The sun has finally come out. I walked around the lake, many, many laps in the mud. The day is quiet, Larry is away at meetings in Dallas. The Radio  is tuned onto my favorite station in Dublin, Ireland and I am working on Larry’s wave quilt. Photo: “Larry’s Quilt” in progress There is something…

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There Aren’t Many Things

Have you ever noticed that problems seem so much worse in the middle of the night? It drives me mad…and keeps me awake. There are not many things that I dislike more than two of hours of  American Ninja Warrior at 2 AM while I cannot sleep. It makes it difficult to get up in…

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Happy First Day of Fall

Would you forgive me if I just shared and old  photo today? Happy First Day of Fall. Love you beyond fall leaves. Me

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Things To Remember

One day long ago, I was in PA/Bucks County to visit my Uncle Bruce. We went to a tiny Scottish shop in New Hope and Larry bought this for me. It reminds me daily of the important things in life…. and a special day with people who I love. {it makes me smile every day}…

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In Times Of Great Distraction

In times of great distraction….. I feel blessed that my adventures have taken me far away.   Breathe by~robin tolbert   The air is filled with hope. Breathing in and out fills the heart.   Accepting the moments. Knowing that His will be done.   Love, joy and strength. Keeping the  heart full of all…

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Incognito?

Yesterday, I wished that I could be someone else. I was exhausted and sad and life was testing me each moment. After a good nights sleep, I woke up today, glad to be me. I am up at sunrise because I have a dental appointment. Perhaps I wanted to be someone else because I hate…

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Dear Kristin Chenoweth

This past weekend, was special. On Saturday, Larry and I participated in the Quarter/Half  Marathon at the Dallas Arboretum. We finished and received medals. ***** On Saturday evening, we went to the Meyerson Symphony Center Gala. Larry prepared a picnic as we people watched. We had tickets for the Gala/ Funraiser with Kristin Chenoweth. Larry…

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