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Try to see the world through the eyes of your inner child. The eyes that sparkle in awe and amazement at the simplest of situations. The eyes that see love, magic and mystery in the most ordinary things. It’s Monday.  … Continue reading

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Tuppence A Bag

What do you get when you feed the birds? . . . Fat birds. -From Mary Poppins Adeline and Theodore are fortunate that they live a few doors down from the  pond in their neighborhood. This makes for an easy, … Continue reading

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A Temporary State

  Every situation in our existence is temporary. So, when life is good, make sure you enjoy and receive it fully. And when life is not so good, remember that that it will not last forever and better days are … Continue reading

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The Old & The New

Yesterday, I had the opportunity to spend a few hours with two of our three grandchildren, (and while ancillary to the story, our daughter and son-in-law).  Alicia was away with one of her friends, babysitting that friend’s grandson for the … Continue reading

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My World. Simple As That.

As I look back on my life, the successes and failures, it is safe to say that I should have paid more attention to my family and less attention to work and the selfish part of me. It is only … Continue reading

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Let’s Try This Again.

A little over a week ago, I posted a story and I was shocked by how few people liked or commented on it.  The post was entitled  Flashback ( A Must Read). What started off as a simple post to … Continue reading

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A Delayed Celebration

Yesterday, February 6, 2022 marked the beginning of my 13th year as an active blogger. True, I’ve slowed down a bit, but I still enjoy “sharing the view from my window” I could have shared a post about my blogging … Continue reading

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Sunday Pipes #53

First, I was shocked to see that I hadn’t posted anything since last Sunday. It was an extremely busy week and then I drove up  to Michigan  (14 hours)  to visit Megan, Andrew, Maddox, Martha and Winnie. (Punching this out … Continue reading

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I’ve Been Lately Thinkin’

The first days of 2022 have already presented me with some curve balls, none of which on their own would probably even rate a mention, but when they start to pile up, my soul joins my body being tired. I … Continue reading

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The Stone

Last week, during some of my daily, mindless scrolling through FB, I came across a group post where the question was asked that if you could have something today from the 1970’s, what would it be? Without hesitation, I punched … Continue reading

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