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Dealing With a Loved One's Things

In anticipation of the big move, I’ve begun to sell some of my stuff. Smaller items so far: DVDs, CDs, books, shoes, clothes, etc. Soon I will sell the larger items: bed, couch, entertainment unit, etc. 607 more words


Doe, a Deer ......

…… a dead, dead deer.
Ray, the sun which made it smell.
Me, someone, who’s stuck with it.
Far, I searched both high and low. 964 more words

Moving Forward

8 month angelversary

8 month angelversary

Yesterday we returned home from spending a week with our family at the beach on Lake Michigan. We had a great time, we were able to relax, lay on the beach, play a few games, spend time with everyone and play with our nieces and nephew which was a blast. 201 more words


Spice Cake and Tears ......

…… are on tap for today.

But before I get into that I need to tell you that I’m multi-tasking while writing this.
I’m writing …… and I’m completely NOT dealing with the fact that there’s a good-sized, once-beautiful, now-horrifically-smelling, dead deer in my yard. 1,195 more words

Moving Forward

Hands Full of Blessings

Forgive the delay in posting, seems I have had my hands full lately.

Throughout May I anxiously (nervously) awaited the birth of our new baby thinking surely he/she would come in May. 1,323 more words

Family Matters


On this day twelve years ago, I woke up to a ‘normal’ day where Juliette was in hospital, like countless other mornings over the previous nineteen months of treatment. 300 more words