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  • Tis The Season

    Every year, I await Thanksgiving Day and New Year’s Day with giddy excitement and anticipation.  The former holiday provides the beautiful opportunity to pause and express our gratitude for the people, places, and things in our lives, while the latter… Read More ›

  • Gratitude-The Lights of My Life

    As I sit, yet once again, savoring the momentary silence that signals that I am home alone, I find myself giddy with anticipation.  It is Thanksgiving Eve, and I am more than ready to welcome back one of my favorite… Read More ›

  • Gratitude-Quiet Time

    ‘Twas the night before the night before Thanksgiving, and all through the house, there were some creatures stirring, but thankfully, none were a mouse.  With no school in session tomorrow, my two daughters are enjoying time with their friends, which… Read More ›

  • Gratitude-First Things First

    As soon as my alarm went off this morning, my hand went up and hit the snooze button.  While I lingered under the covers, I engaged in an internal dialogue, bemoaning the fact that it was Monday already.  With each… Read More ›

  • Gratitude-Weathering Storms

    Last night, as the songs and scenes from Bohemian Rhapsody swirled in my head, I was brought back to reality with what sounded like a very loud clap of thunder.  Only it wasn’t thunder at all.  Freezing rain and sleet had… Read More ›

  • Gratitude-Music, Movies, & Kindred Spirits

    As wintry weather moved across the local area this evening, I was ensconced in the cozy, dark confines of a movie theater with my friend, Jennifer.  We sat munching our popcorn, as our eyes feasted on the story of Queen… Read More ›

  • Gratitude-The Present

    Sometimes, my mind feels like a tape recorder that is caught in a tug-o-war between rewind and fast forward. I either get sidetracked by a trip down memory lane or come off the rails by straining to look too far… Read More ›