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“To be sensual, I think, is to respect and rejoice in the force of life, of life itself, and to be present in all that one does, from the effort of loving to the breaking of bread.”

- James Baldwin

Quote Monday

Christmas is nearly here

I cannot believe in three days it’ll be Christmas! There were so many posts I wanted to get in before Christmas arrived but once again time has got the better of me…ARGH!! 85 more words


I'm Fine. Are You Fine? Everyone's Fine.

There are a few things I’m learning as a barista that have little to do with coffee. One frequent occurrence I’m always awed by is the amount of people walking into Caribou that actually aren’t human. 947 more words


Late night ramblings

It’s funny, how ones perspective on life can change, when a family member is faced with terminal illness.

Just as life is brought to earth, it will be taken away. 149 more words


“Beware in your prayers, above everything else, of limiting God, not only by unbelief, but by fancying that you know what He can do. Expect unexpected things ‘above all that we ask or think.” Andrew Murray…

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"The Santa Lie"

The last few weeks I’ve seen a picture being shared around social media. This picture is a message to all parents to please keep less fortunate children in mind when shopping for presents “from Santa”. 474 more words


3 days to go.

Three days to go, two of us left in the house (yet to depart) and only one thing anyone’s talking about. Christmas has been mentioned so much, and for so many months, I can’t quite believe it’s THIS week! 463 more words