Those Doors to the Past

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Thought for International Women's Day

My Thought for International Women's DayAfter all, Gandhi said 'Be the Change You Want to See in the ...more

Questions About V-Day (Free Printables, too)

I was never one of those girls that wanted cards, candy, flowers, and jewelry for Valentine's Day. I always viewed these gifts as unimportant if bought and given on Valentines Day as per "the standard". Even at my most young self, I didn't care for these things. This isn't to say I don't think they're nice, I just understand they really hold no meaningful value in and of themselves.Experiences make life worthwhile. Shared experiences bring so much more to a person, a couple, a family, a child. At the same time, I value meaningful traditions....more

The Dregs of the Year

We are drinking down the last dregs of this year; a mixed draft of sweetness and sludgy old se(nt)diment. In this drink I taste equal parts hope and despair.The bitterest, coldest winter followed by a golden summer:A wedding cancelled two days before it was due to take place, deep in an everlasting white winter,re-arranged as the summer defrosted us with its surprise amber glow of heat,...more

Remembering the Joys of Tea

I'm slowly remembering the joys of tea. Hot tea that is! I actually enjoy it more warm than hot, but that's not the point. I like tea. I'm not a coffee drinker, never have been. In fact, I've never even had coffee. Back to tea though. I enjoy a nice warm cup of tea. I am particularly fond and excited about tea when the weather's cool....more

Encoded

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The greatest healers who have ever walked this earth were great not because they healed large ...more

Seriously, I'm Just 38...

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How do I feel about new people jumping into my life ?

Until quite recently, my first feeling when new people jumped into my life was - "Attention!" (as in the position that soldiers are supposed to stand in during inspections or before they begin marching). I am no longer that 'jumpy' around new people, but still I'm initially somewhat guarded. ...more

WANTED: Three Hunks

 WANTED:  Three Hunks I’ve been catching the movie Independence Day on television recently.    And since I’m a sucker for such movies (the whole E.T. visitation plot), I keep watching said movie every time I see it appearing on the t.v. guide. ...more

Sometimes…

I feel as if my life’s a play and I’m simultaneously acting in it and watching itI wonder if I really am or is this just one big elaborate dreamI imagine living various lives in alternate universes by making a single different choice in each lifeI long to be truly free - of everything and everybody – even though I have a happy life ...more
Yes!  So do we all, to "fly away"!  http://www.blogher.com/f-flight more