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The Journey is richest when it's shared

If I run, I can’t hide because everywhere I turn the word “journey” is there. I don’t know what’s happening in the universe, but I do know what’s happening with me here on this planet. 575 more words


flashback friday - dec. 18, 2011 - "all i want for christmas"

ON FRIDAY’S I (OCCASIONALLY) HIGHLIGHT OLD FAVORITES FROM MY PREVIOUS BLOG, “FROM THE TOP OF THE STAIRS.” I HOPE YOU ENJOY THE RE-RUNS AS MUCH AS I DO… — Being the Christmas season, I once again find myself thinking back on my grandparents–especially my Grandma–who personified the Christmas spirit.  815 more words



Grandma’s Advice

by Paul Schroeder

Just before my grandmother on my mother’s side died at the age of 95, I whispered a kiss in her ear and thanked her for her wisdom.​ 1,042 more words

English Toffee

My grandmother raised five boys on a farm in Iowa. When her younger sons were half-grown, she left the farm for the suburbs, but brought with her an amazing talent for cooking, baking and candy making. 412 more words


The Treasure Chest

Work brings him to the place that existed only in his memories. They weren’t really expecting the boy to visit the little town after 25 oddly long years. 428 more words


How Mr. Smith saved Christmas + Holiday House Tour 2017

Today I’m sharing a few photos of my house dressed up for the holidays, but instead of commenting on every shot, I’m going to share a sweet Christmas story that’s special for my family. 275 more words

Historic Home

welcome home.

today is the day my father, sister and i fly up to Massachusetts to say goodbye to Babci (which means “grandmother” in polish). she died on Tuesday but it wasn’t unexpected. 1,149 more words