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Tag Archives: holidays
Resolutions, regrets & new beginnings…
It’s the unexpected that is often the most profound; be open to new experiences, and relish life for all its unexpectedness!
Posted in Ancestors, Current Events, Family Tagged Acceptance, Coping, Discovery, Family Ties, holidays, Insights Leave a comment
Rituals and memories . . .
Updated — just a bit — in mid-March 2021, as we begin to emerge from the COVID-19 pandemic that has held us all in its grip for the past year! One beautiful early spring day many years ago, while living … Continue reading
Posted in Celebrations, Family, Friendship Tagged Easter, Feelings, Food, Friendships, holidays, Passover, Random Thoughts, Ritual Leave a comment
Some of my best friends are . . .
I have been thinking lately about that statement. No matter how you finish it off, it somehow sounds wrong, doesn’t it? So why do we keep repeating it? The only way, I think, that statement makes any sense, is if … Continue reading
Posted in Erewhon, Friendship, History Tagged Belgium, Feelings, France, holidays, Israel, Military History, NATO, News, Random Thoughts, Togetherness, Understanding, War Leave a comment
Surviving nature’s fury . . .
It’s sobering. Storms come in all sizes, in different forms and at different times. Many are predictable and most are forgettable. But, sometimes, those storms hit close to home and close to the heart. If they don’t impact our neighborhoods … Continue reading
Posted in Uncategorized, Wild Things, World News Tagged Doing Good, holidays, Random Thoughts, Storms, survival, television, Tornadoes, Weather Leave a comment
Somewhere in the middle of the Pacific seventy-four years ago, a ship received a radio message to alter its course. The captain of the vessel complied. That vessel and its “cargo” of American servicemen steamed into a port on the … Continue reading
Posted in Celebrations, Family, History Tagged Doing Good, Feelings, Hanukkah, holidays, Hope, inspiration, News, Patriotism, Pearl Harbor, Random Thoughts, Understanding, War, WWII Leave a comment
Food has little to do with it . . .
It’s Sunday, it’s raining, and the chill is seeping into my heart and my soul. The house was filled with the sounds of children and the buzz of adults alternately enjoying and enjoining those same children, or acting like children … Continue reading
Posted in Celebrations, Children, Family Tagged Bonds, Feelings, Gratefulness, holidays, Hope, Learning to Let Go, Thanksgiving, Togetherness, Understanding Leave a comment