Category Archives: Mother’s Day

Watch Where You Step!

Inspiration happens in odd places it seems. On a rare sunny, warm day, my husband was startled by what awaited on the front step. Not one, not two but three snakes!  My blog took shape at that moment.  Early May … Continue reading

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The Backward Clock

A former colleague made a backward clock much like the ones used in barbershops which were not backward when looking in the mirror. Such a clock   hangs on our kitchen wall. A conversation piece. When I put new batteries … Continue reading

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A Mother’s Day Prayer

Remind me to take joy in ordinary events: Chores such as laundry, cooking and shopping. Let me make time to listen to others and share. There is so much joy to find in the little things. Birds are busy building … Continue reading

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The Scrubs Are Just a Cover!

    Last week we were graced with a visit from our traveling nurse daughter who wanted to help celebrate Mother’s Day early. As we visited, talked and caught up with her life and doings, I was most impressed with … Continue reading

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Merry Month of May

Spring flowers. Warm, sunny days with blue skies. Nostalgia and reminiscing swirl in my head during the merry month of May when both my mother and her mother celebrated birthdays: May 6 for my Irish grandmother and May 14 for … Continue reading

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