Category Archives: Choices

Sad and Helpless

Not sure this post will make any sense. I never write political stuff, but today I am. I woke up while it was still dark Sunday night and couldn’t go back to sleep. Like lots of other nights, I turned … Continue reading

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Southern Charm

In 1954, when I first moved from Kentucky to Ohio, I had the strongest accent ever. Some called it a southern drawl. Some said it was pure country. My daddy said I spoke hillbilly cause that was what I was! … Continue reading

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Grateful for a New Season of Life

Last week we went to visit our granddaughter at college. She was happy to see us, but no longer runs to give us big hugs like when she was a little girl. If I could have, I would have run, … Continue reading

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Sight vs. Vision

Ever notice how life changes without our permission? No matter how well we plan, how disciplined we are, life can change in an instant. The only real constant in life is change. Some months ago, my eyes started getting fuzzy. … Continue reading

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Remembering Where You Come From

Graduation signifies the ending of one chapter and the beginning of another. The first time I was totally aware of the meaning of that statement was when I graduated from high school. June 5, 1963 came so quickly. It didn’t … Continue reading

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Looking for Good

Some years ago, I began to intentionally look for the positive things in my simple, everyday life. I found saying thank you for small kindnesses or letting people know I appreciated them for doing their job well, was very rewarding. … Continue reading

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Timing is Everything

“Everything is hard before it is easy.” -Goethe- Life has been a little crazy lately, so my blog is short this week. Tom and I are approaching our two-year anniversary of living with less. We are convinced we made the right … Continue reading

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