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... new normals ...

It’s that time of the year again… The holidays… Thanksgiving a couple weeks ago, and now Christmas is fast approaching…

What, in the past, had always been “normal” for me at this time of year, has not been so for about the last 4 or 5 years… Instead, “normal” has been in flux, fluid and changing as has been the family situation… And even now, the “new normal” has not yet fully taken shape and solidified… 57 more words

Personal Reflection

Sweet Holiday Wishes

May your holiday celebrations be just as sweet and satisfying as a batch of Jam Thumbprints.

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Art + Life

Time spent with some wonderful people ...

We had a great time last night celebrating the holidays with dear college friends. I love how reliving those days and sharing our lives now just meld together so easily. 144 more words

Life's Little Lessons

Awesome Stories 202

This week Awesome Stories brings you kindness elves, town spirit, dedication, love, hemp progress, magic words and dancing dads.

Kindness Elves

I love this idea, and the elves are adorable! 513 more words

Awesome Stories

In Celebration of Our Furry Elves

I bet when you first read the title, you thought I was blogging about Elvis. A furry Elvis. No such luck. I’m talking about our four-legged Christmas helpers. 314 more words

The Writing Life

The Holidays are Coming So Why Do I Feel Like a Grinch

Here we are swiftly heading toward Hanukkah and Christmas.  I don’t get as caught up in the holiday celebrations so much lately. Why is that? I think my way of wanting to celebrate has changed. 427 more words


* Living out the holiday season

I love this time of year!  I delight in celebrating Christmas, my two week vacation is about to start, and it’s time to check the Farmer’s Almanac for hints of snow.   229 more words

EC Philosophy And Issues