Monthly Archives: August 2021

The Lost Has Been Found!!! 🎉😁🎉

The way to love anything is to realize that it may be lost. Gilbert K. Chesterton Friday was a red letter day in our happy household! Mara’s bag had been lost since she arrived on the 17th, but finally on … Continue reading

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A Memorable Day!

It’s a wonderful, memorable day!! ❤ Continue reading

Posted in adventure, anticipating good, Carpe Diem, Celebrate, Dating, starting out, watercolor practice | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 24 Comments

The gang’s all here! Now the fun begins!! 🎉🎉🎉

The gang’s all here! Now the fun begins! Continue reading

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Happy 2nd Heavenly Birthday, Mom

The only way to take sorrow out of death is to take love out of life. Russell M. Nelson Mom always loved birthdays. I’m sure our celebrations here are only a shadow of what she can experience in Heaven. Thinking … Continue reading

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The adventure begins…

The adventure begins very soon! Continue reading

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Nothing lasts forever. Enjoy it while you can!

Carpe diem! Rejoice while you are alive; enjoy the day; live life to the fullest; make the most of what you have. It is later than you think. Horace Yesterday, to my dismay I discovered that my lovely hot poker … Continue reading

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Imagine….

Imagine…. Continue reading

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Would I Like a Spotless Mind? I think so.

Stepping off the positive path for a purgative post……and then right back to positive, I promise 🙂 Continue reading

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Have No Fear

God is in charge, so we need not worry about what is to come 🙂 Continue reading

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Be Good and Kind ❤

Kindness and goodness is something that needs to be internalized, not just professed. We all need strong people to stand by us and help us through life. These people are shining examples of strength and can expose those who profess … Continue reading

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Alone is not the worst thing to be

I think this quote from Robin Williams is so accurate. I truly used to think that being alone was the worst thing that could happen to me. I’m an introvert, so huge crowds drain me, but I do crave connections. … Continue reading

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