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It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year

I know.  I know.  That phrase usually belongs to Christmas, and I love Christmas, but whoever first coined that phrase and applied it to Christmastime obviously didn’t know the joys of springtime on a ranch. 1,806 more words

Farm Life

January 30th

Today is not an easy day to endure.

On Christmas, and my favorite holiday, Thanksgiving, I have a tendency to go numb. I go through the motions as everyone else does without the pain of grief tugging at my soul. 728 more words

Marriage

Happy Christmas!

Christ is born! Alleluia!

I’m so very thankful that I’m having a very peaceful and restful Christmas, my first married to HusBen. Looking back on other Christmases, it would be all too easy to let the past get me down and spoil this special day of our Lord’s birth, but going to Mass last night and deliberately taking things easy today has really helped me relax more and allow myself to rest. 178 more words

Update

Just checking in quickly to say sorry for going AWOL for a few days. I have not been doing very well and needed to take things slow and easy for a little. 52 more words

Depression

Remembrance Day

Today in Canada it is Remembrance Day, the day of poppies, services, hymns for the fallen and tributes to those who serve their country. It is solemn, but often thankful and proud as people think about those who went to war and died. 703 more words

Depression