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A firefighter’s tribute

Whether you love it or hate it Facebook is often a great way to connect.  Today, a friend tagged me in a post, I clicked it to discover this. along with this text Honoring two friends who will now go … Continue reading

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If you didn’t want the answer you shouldn’t have asked…

A rhetorical question of… “If you were stranded on a deserted island, what two things would you want?” was posed to me recently. I said, “Can it be anything?  You probably don’t want to hear my answer.” “Yes, it can … Continue reading

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Six months today…

Six months ago, today I held my husband’s hand as he took his last breath. In some ways it seems like such a short time period… in other ways it seems like an eternity. The day is not off to … Continue reading

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What a day…

Okay… if a day has ups and downs… today was a roller coaster… mostly downhill…  some of it straight downhill… Feeding the horses went fairly smoothly.  All of the horses got a blanket check and I couldn’t believe how thick … Continue reading

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U.S. Department of Labor

In my half asleep state this AM, I wondered… why am I getting something from the U.S. Department of Labor?  And I ripped into the envelope as I rolled down the lane. John would have rolled his eyes.  John was … Continue reading

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It’s a Tuesday and it’s raining…

I had a need to listen to two songs at work… “If Today Was Your Last Day”  by Nickelback and “Maybe Tonight, Maybe Tomorrow” by WideAwake I was having a bit of a sad day.  Yesterday, I got a letter … Continue reading

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Melanoma Messengers Training & Philly trip

This weekend I attended the Melanoma Messengers Training through Melanoma Research Foundation (MRF).  My father, went with me at my request.  I just wasn’t ready to go to a strange city by myself (I’m a country gal) and didn’t want … Continue reading

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