Tag Archives: love

Love Letter to My Gardens (or Why Gardening is Better Than Dating)

After a very brief foray into the world of online dating, I have decided that I will stick to my flower and vegetable gardens. I’m sure there are some lovely gentlemen out there in the land of match.com and zoosk, … Continue reading

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Love Them Anyway

People are unrealistic, illogical and self-centered. Love them anyway. Mother Teresa I recently finished listening to the audiobook Everybody, Always by Bob Goff. I sincerely enjoyed it and can’t wait to hear his latest, Love Does when it is available … 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 This week, the Weekly Photo Challenge asks us to “Show us something you … 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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