Monthly Archives: February 2012

Snow Days

At last… a snow day! There must be six inches out there this morning, with more coming down. It makes me think of S & L for some reason; perhaps because school is closed and you will be enjoying a … Continue reading

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For S.

Sometimes when I reread journal entries, I’m struck by the things that don’t change. What I have known about you since your earliest days remains the same. Like your independence, intense focus, and tenderness. Other observations hold true as well: … Continue reading

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Gifts from the Past

When I read through the journals I’m keeping for each of you, I am reminded of how simple the gifts of love are. The everyday experiences are often the ones I am most grateful to have captured on the page; … Continue reading

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Eagles

Here’s a link to a site that struck me as being something you’d like. http://www.ustream.tv/decoraheagles I love you! Mom

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Of Memories and Shuffled Songs

While I was walking, a song began playing on my ipod; a song I hadn’t heard in at least a year. It’s funny how a song can hide in the shadows for so long before finally being shuffled to the … Continue reading

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We’ll Get There

“There are no mistakes. The events we bring upon ourselves, no matter how unpleasant, are necessary in order to learn what we need to learn; whatever steps we take, they’re necessary to reach the places we’ve chosen to go.” ~ … Continue reading

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This Morning’s Dream

I am in an emotionally familiar house, the kind that feels like a place you know even though it doesn’t look like a place you know. Dad is rearranging things in the cupboards; I am sitting in the kitchen, talking with him … Continue reading

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