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Family

*Today's post is written by friend and frequent contributor Debra Dickey. Debra is like family to me! Thank you, Debra, for sticking by me all these years closer than a sister.* Last evening, I had the rare and lovely opportunity to get together with my favorite great-aunt and one of my delightful cousins over dinner,… Continue reading Family

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Think Laurel and Hardy

*Today's post is written by regular contributor (and good friend) Debra Dickey. Thank you, Debra, for sharing your wit, insight, and life with us!* Gratefully, sometimes my life turns into a comedy routine. Not that kitty antics are not laughable in their own right – but sometimes it gets even better! Last night, my two… Continue reading Think Laurel and Hardy

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God sent me a kitten

Big thanks to Debra Dickey for serving as today's guest contributor and for another kitten post! I didn’t know it yet, but He was creating, protecting, and instilling a spirit of trust into the sweetest, funniest, prettiest little long-haired yellow kitten that I have seen in a long time, just for me, even before I… Continue reading God sent me a kitten

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Day 20–Becoming a vessel

*Thank you, Debra Dickey, for serving as today's guest contributor as part of the "28 days of love" project this February. Debra's a regular contributor to this blog; I'm thankful for the wisdom she shares and for her friendship, too.* [Online ‘Dictionary’ of vessel]  Rare: a person regarded as an agent or vehicle for some… Continue reading Day 20–Becoming a vessel

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The tree line

Thank you, Debra Dickey-Liang, for sharing your insights and writing with us today! When my dog Maddie and I go for walks on the weekends, I typically choose a route that meanders through my Dad’s pastures behind my house.  Not only does Maddie enjoy all the things that dogs enjoy out in a pasture, but… Continue reading The tree line