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In the Eye of the Storm.....

Most times in life, we are battered by storms…some minor some major and with varying consequences.

The degree to which we hold on most matters and the extent to which we understand the storms can help us weather through it even though it can be an harrowing experience. 96 more words


The maroon leotard


It was picture I wanted to burn, and didn’t realize I still had from the first year I took ballet as a teenager.

It was the only photo of me taking class back in those days, the early 80s. 1,264 more words



Our  past is part of who we are:  It’s hurts, wounds, healing, lessons and accomplishments all join to create the life we have today.
I often hear people say that we should just forget it.  177 more words

welcome september

The time has come to turn the page. It’s a new day, a new month, a new feeling.

Today is the first day of September and, while it is not officially a new season, it makes the end of the summer and a return to routine. 344 more words


Be bold

Photo courtesy of: Mr Cloud Motivation

Hello friends!

Today is a monday that feels like a sunday to me because it’s a holiday here. This weekend proved to be an unforgettable, unexpected adventure which I will fill you in on later this week starting tomorrow. 208 more words


Let the Children Fall

If you’ve met my children, you’ve probably noticed scraped knees, bruised shins, and even a couple of minor scars. J and H are allowed to climb trees, jump from steps, tables, and platforms. 688 more words