Tag Archives: beyond the grief

Challenging Times

For many of us our worlds are a little topsy-turvy right now. Our personal lives may have been turned upside down and shaken all around, leaving us wobbling as we struggle to find our footing. Then, of course, there’s this … Continue reading

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Raw Food Experiment

After a recent visit with my new doctor, one of the joys of rural living, the doctors move on, anyway, he mentioned a raw food diet. No, he wasn’t suggesting I do one. Good thing. This guy is young, young … Continue reading

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Optimistic and Open-Minded leads to Opportunities

Guess what? We are up to the letter O. Once again three words popped in my head when I started thinking of positive words that begin with the letter O. This time it’s Openminded, Optimistic, and Opportunity.  Being optimistic does not … Continue reading

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One Word for the Year

I don’t know who said, “when you focus on what you want, everything else falls away,” but I believe it’s true. Which is why FOCUS is my word of the year for 2017. I learned about choosing a word of … Continue reading

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What’s for Dinner?

The third time’s the charm. Right?   If not, don’t tell me. Because here I go, trying a Monday Menu List one more time. The first time was a complete bomb. I don’t think I prepared or ate any of … Continue reading

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Awesome April, Awesome Women

Awesome April. Winter is gone (we hope.) Flowers are beginning to pop up. It’s time to plant more flowers or vegetables. April is Awesome. Well, except for the possibility of tornadoes, hurricanes, earthquakes, or wildfires. However, we will let those … Continue reading

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Thanks for the Memories

The ghosts, goblins, witches, and skeletons have all been taken down and stored away for another year. They left their hay bales, pumpkins, and scarecrows for our fall decorating. Here comes Autumn Here in the United States that means Thanksgiving … Continue reading

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30 Days of Declutter Update

A couple of weeks ago I posted about joining a new challenge, here. I promised to let you know how it went. So far, so good. It is amazing to me how decluttering (even a little) my mind and house … Continue reading

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Beginnings are scary. Beginning school each year, married life, parenthood, life in a new location, beginning membership in a new organization, whatever starting something new, beginning is scary. A myriad of questions run through my mind What will happen? Will … Continue reading

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New Challenge

I am a challenge challenged, chained to challenges, challenge crazy. Okay, that’s enough. The thing is I do like challenges and am often joining or signing up for them. Sometimes I see them through to the finish, and sometimes not. … Continue reading

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