Tag Archives: Thanksgiving

Day 6—My Job

It was just a little nutty of me to think I could write a daily gratitude blog when we have company visiting.  This is my 3rd one today and gets me caught up.  It’s been a super gratitude day! If … Continue reading

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Day 5—A Special Memory

I have so many special memories that it’s hard for me to isolate one.  I gave thinking a break and one particular memory popped into my mind.  The day GE had Sophia and the days that followed are golden.  It … Continue reading

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Day 4—Life’s Challenges

Bob’s family is in town and we had a get together so the visiting Michiganders can hang out with new baby Ashlynn.  She had her one month birthday yesterday and spent most of the evening being held, changed, cuddled, fed, … Continue reading

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Day 3-Pets

I can’t imagine life without a pet. I was the little kid who picked up cats that were crazy wild as they tried to escape my chubby arms, sure that I was rescuing them from their hiding place under the … Continue reading

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Day 2-Festive Foods

I love festive foods because it means there’s a festive gathering and I have yet to have a festive gathering without my family and friends.  I am not a caterer, after all.  I don’t even have catering delusions, but I … Continue reading

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Day 1-Where I began

I was trying to decide where I did begin. I was born in Rockport so I began physically in a small town along the Gulf Coast of Texas.  Our parents gravitated to small towns to raise us.  I was born … Continue reading

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Moments of Gratitude

I had the best 60th birthday that anyone could ever have.  I would have to sift the week-end with a #4 sieve to find something that wasn’t perfect.  I finally settled on my little sister, MA, who looks so stinking … Continue reading

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