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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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A Look Back, Preparing for the Second Quarter of the Year

Today is the last day of the first quarter of the year. Taxes are due next month, in two weeks actually. Now is a good time to look back at the last three months and do a progress check. Am … Continue reading

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Gather Your Courage and Go, Meet New People and Make New Friends, A Step-by-Step

As a child my family moved numerous times. Which means I don’t have a lot of friends from my youth. After my husband and I settled in one locations, for twenty-six years, long-standing friendships developed. Friends who were like family. … Continue reading

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Traveling Near and Far, Making New Friends, Seeing Old Friends

“See the USA in your Chevrolet.” Remember that jingle, or are you too young? No that’s not a Chevrolet we’re filling, but we were on a road trip and the gas station attendant was filling our tank. When was the … Continue reading

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The Who, What, When, and Where of Expressing Gratitude

It’s time for the Ultimate Blog Challenge once again. When I make an attempt to write a blog post, and publish it every day. Every.Single.Day. Whew! That’s a tall order. Not to mention I still haven’t finished the alphabet challenge … Continue reading

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No Isn’t Just For Children, Say No To Your Inner Negative Self

Have you read one, or more, of the hundreds if not thousands of articles or heard a podcast about the beauty of saying “no?” These pieces all encourage women to say no when their first reaction is to say yes … Continue reading

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Share Your Halloween Stories with Family

It’s writing Wednesday. I know I’ve been lax about posting daily. One of these days I’m going to do the Ultimate Blog Challenge, and actually post every day. In the meantime I keep working at it, but that’s another post … Continue reading

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Thursday’s Thought

Today’s thought is a Confusius quote:   “It does not matter how fast you go as long as you do not stop.”   Of course, nothing wrong with pausing to catch your breath and enjoy the view.     Do … Continue reading

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In the Beginning We Were Just a Boy and Girl

WRITING  WEDNESDAY It’s Writing Wednesday, and today’s prompt is to write about meeting your husband, significant other. I spent yesterday at the hospital while my son had a procedure. The day conjured up memories of when his dad was ill … Continue reading

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Moving our Bodies Makes Travel More Accessible

It’s Movement Monday At least that’s the original plan. To blog about moving our bodies, not our belongings. One problem with this Pantzer planning, is she often goes off on tangents.  I joined the Ultimate Blog Challenge this month and … Continue reading

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