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Another cat’s tale

*Here's another cat's tale from Debra Dickey. This post reminds me of all the fur babies I've had over the years and how much joy they've brought to my life. Thanks, Debra, for the great reminder!* Growing up, my parents didn’t allow us to have inside pets.  We had plenty of animals, but because we… Continue reading Another cat’s tale

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New experiences

*Thanks to my friend Debra Dickey for serving as today's guest contributor.*If it hadn’t been for my kids, little people in my life, and even my pets, I would have missed out on an incredible amount of remarkable experiences in my life!  If you recall my previous posts, I have already mentioned that I am… Continue reading New experiences

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There’s always a rock

*I'm very thankful that Debra Dickey-Liang sent me this post for today sharing her 2013 word of the year with us. What's your word or theme for 2013? What's on your mind? What are you learning right now? What will you be grateful for 11 months from now?*During my everyday life, with its various tasks… Continue reading There’s always a rock

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In the dark

*Special thanks to Debra Dickey-Liang, one of my regular guest contributors, for sharing one way to be thankful and turn a negative into a positive.*About four years ago, I moved from the city back to the country, pretty close to where I grew up.  Now, don’t misinterpret me, I LOVE it out there, but after… Continue reading In the dark

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No quit in me

*Special thanks to guest writer Henry Petty for this wonderful post.*   I recently ran a 5k jingle bell run.  I was pacing myself really well, running then walking, walking then running, walking then walking, and running less and less.  I had passed a couple of people I knew were “health nuts," and I overheard… Continue reading No quit in me

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These boots were made for walking

"There are many things that we would throw away if we were not afraid that others might pick them up." --Oscar Wilde Personally, I can attest to the truth in that statement. In my life, I've caught myself clinging to things and people who were causing me harm, bringing me down, treating me as an… Continue reading These boots were made for walking