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Gratitude Sunday: First Empty Nest Mother’s Day

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week “I think, at a child’s birth, if a mother could ask a fairy godmother to endow it with the most useful gift, that gift should be curiosity.” Eleanor Roosevelt Sunday Haiku Breeze carries … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Uncertainty When Exiled For The Sake Of The Realm

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week “If isolation tempers the strong, it is the stumbling-block of the uncertain.” Paul Cezanne Sunday Haiku Jokester sun: not warm; bright, but chilling, clearly smudged; fuzzy non-comfort. Sunday Musings I don’t know about … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Victory Garden 2020

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week “My grandmother had a courtyard of animals, like goats and chickens. She made ricotta cheese, cooked with potatoes warm from the garden, grew everything from beans to wheat. It was simple, seasonal food, … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Time For Christmas

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week “The only certainty is that nothing is certain.” Pliny the Elder Sunday Haiku Fog lies low over valley, hill, town, and country; weather always wins. Sunday Musings When a person suffers PTSD, anxiety, … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: What’s On Your Thankful List?

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “For what I have received may the Lord make me truly thankful. And more truly for what I have not received.” Storm Jameson Sunday Haiku Yellow leaves dangle, wind-dancing, sparkling, tipping branches … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Veteran’s Day: Remember The Ladies

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “I spent 22 years in the Navy, and sacrificed numerous holidays and birthdays so every American can hold tight to his own beliefs and to be able to speak his mind…even if … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: To Town And Back

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “Hell is other people.” Jean-Paul Sartre Sunday Haiku Cold sun shines without warmth, chilling autumn into crisp early winter. Sunday Musings The wind blew a winter chill into the Pacific Northwest this … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: What’s The Difference?

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.” Mahatma Gandhi Sunday Haiku Japanese pine, … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: The Village Auntie

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “So you start one person at a time. Change one person, you can change a village.” Robin Quivers Sunday Haiku Mild summer solstice, sun creeps inexorably southward once again. Sunday Musings Sometimes … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: A Memorial Day For All

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “Service is the rent you pay for room on this earth.” Shirley Chisholm Sunday Haiku One freaky warm week belies cooler spring days to follow; shawl weather. Sunday Musings As we come … Continue reading

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