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As I See It
Monday, January 23, 2017
Plans can change at a moment’s notice
It has been said that man plans and God laughs. This past weekend illustrated that perfectly.
Granddaughter’s personality is emerging
“I’m not a little girl. I’m five!” my granddaughter Emma exclaimed when I wished her happy birthday.
Show kindness and tolerance this year
Thank goodness last year is finally, blessedly over.
Togetherness is the most important part
It is Christmas evening. Presents still linger along with stray bits of wrapping paper. The cat is staring at me.
Holiday traditions can evolve and change
It is only a few more days until Christmas.
Godspeed is wished for hero John Glenn
Godspeed, John Glenn.
Memories can provide a rosy glow
I found a note from my brother, Michael, on the computer this morning. It said he didn’t want anything, that he was missing me. He was also missing his mom and dad and the way things used to be.
Christmas is what you make of it
If the weather cooperates this week I hope to get the Christmas decorations out. Now that Thanksgiving is over it is time to get serious about the upcoming holiday.
We otter be thankful for blessings
There is much for which to be thankful. Our niece, Jane, the marathon runner, is pregnant. She is still running on a regular basis and absolutely glows with maternal love and good health.
Life sends a message, loud and clear
I must be getting old. I signed up for Medicare last week. How is it possible that I am old enough to do this?
Hope puts problems in the past
“It wasn’t me. It was Yvonne and someone else who was talking with my voice.”
Ghosts can have many forms and names
Does anyone dress up as a ghost for Halloween any more? All I see in the stores are superhero costumes, zombies and scary clowns.
Don’t forget mammograms this month
October is almost over. That means only one more week of being inundated with breast cancer ads. Only one more week of pink everything.
Sundays were for church and visiting
Whatever happened to the lazy Sundays of my youth?
Try new traditions to mark Columbus Day
Happy Columbus Day! Columbus Day is one of the least celebrated federal holidays in America, according to the Pew Research Center.
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