Monthly Archives: October 2012

Anniversaries of Beginnings and Endings


21 years ago yesterday at 7:00 PM in the evening, in Saint Francis of Assisi Church in Oklahoma City, I married my husband. It seems like yesterday and it seems like I’ve known him forever. We met on the job … Continue reading

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Obama, Romney and Professor Snape


I’m watching the debate tonight, and it’s different from the other two.  I must be tired.  My ears seem to hear a lot of ocean waves when either of them talk.  I keep having to rewind and listen again to … Continue reading

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Originally posted on The Kindness Kronicles:
As most of us try to comprehend how someone could commit such a horrific crime as was committed against Jessica Ridgeway, we also wonder how we keep our communities safe.  A local police chief communicated, “We…

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Rock Climbing and Old Age


Some of you might have wondered about the two landscape photos on my Floral Friday post.  Those photos were taken on a Via Ferrata Climb at Nelson Rocks in West Virginia on Wednesday. My 49th birthday was Tuesday, and hubs … Continue reading

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Floral Friday 10.12.12


To find what you seek in the road of life,  the best proverb of all is that which says: “Leave no stone unturned.” -Edward Bulwer Lytton

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Bloggers for Movember


Bloggers for Movember.  It’s important!  Read it and help a good cause!

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Toilets and Tetanus


Last weekend I finally, (and I’m not exaggerating here) finally, got off my duff and painted  our bathroom.  Why finally?  It’s had three different colored paint swatches painted all over the walls for…wait for it… Three… Yes, 3 YEARS! I … Continue reading

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Floral Friday 10.5.12


2 Corinthians 4:16-18  So we do not lose heart. Though our outer self is wasting away, our inner self is being renewed day by day. For this light momentary affliction is preparing for us an eternal weight of glory beyond all … Continue reading

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