Category Archives: Inspirational

Significant Lessons

“Not everyone is meant to stay in your life forever. Sometimes they are only there long enough to teach you the lessons you needed to learn.” After spending some time in January cleaning out closets, I’m finally getting around to … Continue reading

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A Bridge to Connection

A bridge was dedicated in memory of Gayle Faulkner Lawson today in Harlan, Kentucky. The event will not be covered on the world evening news, but I bet it is big news in Harlan. It should be. This morning, the … Continue reading

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Life’s Ups and Downs

Tom took me to my monthly appointment at the Cincinnati Eye Institute earlier this week. Usually, it takes about three hours, but this appointment only took about an hour and twenty minutes. The parking lot was packed so I was … 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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Encounter of the Best Kind

Recently, Tom and I went out for lunch. The restaurant choice was easy. We both said, “Cracker Barrel” almost at the same time. One can always depend on their food to taste good; never any surprises at Cracker Barrel.  Only … Continue reading

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Time to Think

Thankfully, I am slowly recovering from a bout of the Noro Virus that is making the rounds this winter. For three weeks, this virus zapped all my strength and energy giving me plenty of time for sleeping and resting, but … Continue reading

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Attitude of Gratitude

I have always been a pretty positive person, but in the last few months have been reminded just how important an “attitude of gratitude” really is in life. As I told you in my last post (two months ago) our … Continue reading

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