Tag Archives: family

Thank God for the Givers!

There are two kinds of people in the world: givers and takers. The takers may eat better, but the givers sleep better. Marlo Thomas The world is made up of givers and takers. At some time we have all given … Continue reading

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Miss You Mom

Tomorrow, June 16th, will be one year since my Mom died. It still feels surreal and there are times when I think, “I need to ask Mom about…” and pause to remember I can’t. Well, I can ask, but I … Continue reading

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You Are My Sunshine

The anniversary of my Mom’s death is approaching soon and I have been thinking about her a lot lately. “You Are My Sunshine” was my grandparents’ song and as such has become a way to say “I Love You” in … Continue reading

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WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge: Summer Lovin’

Other things may change us, but we start and end with the family. ~Anthony Brandt A parent’s love is whole no matter how many times divided. ~Robert Brault My little pappy puppy, Romeo This week, the Weekly Photo Challenge asks … Continue reading

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Good grief

The loss of  some special people lately has started my little mind racing.  Why do people deal with grief in such wildly different ways?   For some the death of a loved one or family member gives rise to strong emotions … Continue reading

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Weekly WordPress Photo Challenge: Family

This week’s Word Press Weekly Photo Challenge is Family.  Families come in all shapes and sizes.  I think we all will gain and lose family members many times in our lives, but we will always be connected to those people.   I … Continue reading

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