Tag Archives: women

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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