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Laugh A Little

… on kids these days

Kids these days are awful. Entitled. Not even taught manners. If the world has to depend on the next generation of kids, we’re all goners. Ruined. Doomed for sure. . . . Or… This morning, the Nearly Perfect Husband and I were sipping our coffee in the kitchen. He’d just outlined his day for me, and... Read more...

Think A Little

… on appreciation

Appreciate Out loud Fearlessly Those who have been there Have done for you Checked on you Supported you Called you a brat when you deserved it Shed tears of happiness for your joys and successes Appreciate Appreciate Appreciate And then Pay it all Every slice and speck and smudge of it Forward. Thanks for readin’.... Read more...

Laugh A Little

… on another sign of spring

This spring has been a season of firsts for us here. For many, many (did I say ‘many’?) years, we were trapped in the grips of school and sports schedules, every Mother’s Day that I can remember included either a carnation or a rose delivered by smiling boys running toward the crowd at the end... Read more...

The Inns and Gardens polaroid

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“For most of us, knowledge of our world comes largely through sight, yet we look about with such unseeing eyes that we are partially blind. One way to open your eyes to unnoticed beauty is to ask yourself, "What if I had never seen this before? What if I knew I would never see it again?""

Rachel Carson, A Sense of Wonder

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