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The gift of time

It’s your birthday, and you receive a beautifully packaged gift.

My present is in a shimmery turquoise gift bag with silver metallic handles. (This person knows me well.) It is full of shredded dark blue tissue paper that will later carpet my floor in a post-lucky-dip-at-the-school-fete style scene. 817 more words

Life Musings

To The Very End of the Age...

My Grandmamum, Mother Pat Hames, gave her final sermon before retirement at St. Mark’s New Britain this last Sunday. I tried recounting all of the memories I have in that church, and in the beautiful home St. 1,766 more words

God & Christianity

Boys or Pigs?

I am apparently raising 3 small Larry the Cable guys…like one wasn’t enough. His declaration that “poots are funny, I don’t care who you are” has infiltrated my life. 107 more words

Life Musings

Defending John Green

There is a lot to be said of popular writers. They emerge suddenly and unexpectedly, becoming mainstream in what feels like a matter of moments. I hate when an author I have liked for years, suddenly catches the public eye. 379 more words

Life Musings

Camp Kalea

Well I went and did it, created a Facebook page for my dog sitting and fostering promotion.  I dog sit on the side, mostly friends dogs and foster dogs, but thought wow what a great opportunity to continue to post more daily pictures of my dogs on a page (and well to not overwhelm my regular Facebook page haha). 173 more words

Life Musings

Al Dente: Future Plans and Just Right Timing

‘Al Dente’ is an Italian term used for cooking pasta to a firm state. To the tooth: it literally means being cooked through but having a desired give from not softening past its prime texture. 412 more words

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“No one is so ignorant as not to know that we must at some time die; nevertheless, when one draws near death, one turns to flight, trembles, and laments. 127 more words

Life & Musings