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Gratitude Sunday: Mama, Mama

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “Kids don’t stay with you if you do it right. [Being a mom] is the one job where, the better you are, the more surely you won’t be needed in the long … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: What To Be, What Not To Be

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “We never know what is enough until we know what’s more than enough.” Billie Holiday Sunday Haiku Clouds, that special shade of snow, weight my valley with cold flurried teases. Sunday Musings … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Invisible Woman

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “I first noticed I was missing on Thursday.” Jeanne Ray in Calling Invisible Women Sunday Haiku Ghostly river mist drifts through valley fields, haunting naked fog-filled trees. Sunday Musings We all know … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: A Better Monday After

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “You will never find anyone who can give you a clear and compelling reason why we observe Daylight Saving Time.” Dave Barry Sunday Haiku Sun sweeps cool morning, clouds roll over afternoon, … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Radical Old Women

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “Women may be the one group that grows more radical with age.” Gloria Steinem Sunday Haiku Autumn’s last week of brilliance, leaves color-glazed, burnished by cold nights. Sunday Musing We are two … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: My Medicare Birthday; or, Riding The Unicorn

Gratitude * Sunday Quotes of the Week – “Aging is not lost youth but a new stage of opportunity and strength.” Betty Friedan “Don’t underestimate the transition between farewell and new departure. Give yourself the time you need. Some thresholds … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Two Old Sisters On A Quilt Barn Trail

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “America is not like a blanket – one piece of unbroken cloth. America is more like a quilt – many patches, many pieces, many colors, many sizes, all woven together by a … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Mother, Goddess, Warrior

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “My mother always taught us that if people don’t agree with you, the important thing is to listen to them. But if you’ve listened to them carefully and you still think that … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: My Old School

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “If you want to understand today, you have to search yesterday.” Pearl S. Buck Sunday Haiku Soft rain, hard rain, hail, snow, sun peeking between clouds so brief, forgotten. Sunday Musings I … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: It’s In The Blood

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “Does my sassiness upset you?” from the poem Still I Rise Maya Angelou Sunday Haiku Fierce wind pushes trees down like wooden dominoes, wreaking wild havoc. Sunday Musings Nationally that was one … Continue reading

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