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Time flies when you're having fun ...

Wow! I’m always staggered how time seems to fly by, and the older I get, the faster it disappears. Well today is a pretty significant day at our end – it’s 2 years since we boarded the flight from Manchester and touched down here in Edmonton. 872 more words


Mimi's Bag...A tool for women at every stage

Hello, my name is Debbie, or at least it used to be my name before I excepted the new title of “Gary’s wife” which I loved or I wouldn’t have married “Gary”. 144 more words

The Pain of Alzheimer's

My Oma (German for grandma) recently passed away. As sad as it was, my whole family breathed a sigh of relief. Awful, right? How could a family be relieved at the death of a matriarch? 2,397 more words

Stories from my Nanna

Today I took my daughter to visit my Nanna, her Great Nanna. She is an incredible 97 years old. It’s hard, if not impossible to imagine living for nearly a century. 798 more words


The 4th Quarter

Some of the most exciting action and sensational scores happen during the 4th Quarter of a football game. Players’ emotions overflow. Spectators fuel the energy with cheers, chants, and edge-of-the-seat engagement with action on the field. 320 more words


A Voice for the Children~

Do you ever feel like you have so much inside you need to get off your chest; do you feel like no one cares enough to take the time and make the effort to try and understand you because maybe you aren’t worth the time to them.   1,300 more words


He wore old soft clothes and sat in an old chair on an old green porch and told stories. The stranger they were the truer he looked and I believed every one.

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