Category Archives: Life

Giving Books Second Chances…or More

I’ve posted before about how I could not ‘get into’ the Hobbit/Lord of the Rings, nor the Narnia books and how now, I adore those series. I think there are others that I might need to go back to and … Continue reading

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Walk the Walk, Talk the Talk

This week’s question: “If you could choose one thing you can no longer do and suddenly had the strength/time/resources to do once again, what would it be?” Oh, dear! Regrets. I have had to get rid of regrets in my … Continue reading

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It’s Tough to Get Old

If you could choose one thing you can no longer do and suddenly had the strength/time/resources to do once again, what would it be? For those of you who don’t yet know, it’s tough to get old.  It isn’t just … Continue reading

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Guest: Author Jeanne Matthews

Today I am pleased to have as my guest Jeanne Matthews, best known for her Dinah Pelerin international mysteries.   Welcome, Jeanne! We have only become Facebook Friends recently yet we had met before.  Jeanne, you probably don’t remember meeting … Continue reading

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Big Points That I Have Learned in Life

What have I learned so far in life? A great deal I have had many people around me, I have lived in many places, and as my mother would say, I’m no spring chicken. In fact, I seem to now … Continue reading

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What I’ve Learned About Life So Far

Wow, that’s a big question, but I’ll give it a shot. First, just because something is new, it doesn’t mean it’s better. Conversely, just because it’s something we’ve done for a long time, it doesn’t mean it’s better. Second, we … Continue reading

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Power of the Flower

This week, our newest fox asked us, “What have you learned about life so far?” It’s sometimes difficult for me to grasp the fact that I’m at the age my grandmother was while I was in grade school. At the … Continue reading

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