Give Take Give

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†Whether your family is the chosen type or the kind you’re born in to, it’s the place you should feel most at home.¬† Even if many of their numbers are miles away. ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†And with the cases of distance, in order to be with […]

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In Peace and Intention

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†If you’ve been here long enough, you know that my family doesn’t celebrate Christmas.¬† At least, not in the sense that we gather in adoration of a virgin birth. ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†While most of us do think J.C. was a real guy, and Mary stands […]

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On The Plus Side

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†Living with Intention is the goal.¬† Being Purposeful, that’s where we want to be.¬† Walking in LovingKindness, our aim.¬† Honestly?¬† We know how challenging this all is. ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†However, we KEEP trying.¬† We begin every day, fresh, ready to attempt it somemore.¬† We live […]

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Right to choose.

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†Cast your minds back. ¬†Back, back, back . . . . ¬†“Expect the unexpected” our card told us. ¬†Right. ¬†Well, then. ¬†That happened. ¬†(No one died, I promise.) ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†I repeated the phrase, “accept¬†what¬†is”¬†repeatedly. ¬†(No, not¬†excessively.) ¬†And it might be helping. ¬† I’ll keep […]

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Superquick.

¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†This is being pre-written, and it will auto-post while I’m gone. ¬†Wanna know why? ¬†Cuz it’s Family Fair Day! ¬†(Minus one, but I’ve texted with her, and we’re planning next year’s event already, so I’m hopeful on that front.) ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬† ¬†The fancy-pants phone’s alarm […]

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