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Ten Years Ago, I Said “Good-Bye”

Okay, so this should have been posted on May 21 or May 22, but I got busy and never made a post. I apologize for that. Anyway, without further ado here’s my post. Ten years ago, I said “good-bye” to … Continue reading

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Finally Time to Move Forward?!

Ten years is a long time to miss someone; 10 years, a decade, is a long time to mourn the loss of someone. I have been in mourning for 10 years over Daddy’s death. Daddy is (because in my eyes … Continue reading

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The Beginning of His End

Ten years ago today I (along with Mom and Steven) had to make the most difficult decision of our lives to date. We had to agree to let Daddy live out the rest of his days (we didn’t know then … Continue reading

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A Leader Is Born

Ten years ago tonight, a leader was born. Okay more appropriately a leader took charge. Ten years ago Daddy ended up in the hospital and never came home again. I took over leadership that very day. I can’t say with … Continue reading

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Steven’s Day

Today is Steven’s birthday and I suspect he most likely is feeling that it hasn’t been the best one. Mom keeps insisting I take her places, pay attention to her, and wanting to share the story of when Steven was … Continue reading

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Gone Too Long

I’m going to apologize for being gone for so long. I’ve been gone too long. I think if I remember rightly the last time I was here was when I was preparing for my endocrinologist appointment. I guess I should … Continue reading

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The Case of the Missing White Rabbit

Okay, I messed up! I got busy yesterday and completely forgot to post my usual, White Rabbit post. I’m sorry. 😳 While I could be covert or creative saying a lion ate my poor, white rabbit I’m not going to … Continue reading

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Single Life Vocation: It’s Not as Bad as You Think

Tonight while at Mass I was either forced to listen to a video presentation on the vocation of married life, or daydream for the next 10-15 minutes or so. What did I choose? I chose to half-listen; I know that’s … Continue reading

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Why Can Everyone See It Except Me?!

I don’t think I’ll ever understand this. For some reason everyone (well, everyone I talk to anyway) can see it but me. I can’t see myself as a leader; I mean I do but I don’t all the same. I … Continue reading

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Christmas Firsts

This Christmas was different from most Christmases that I remember. It all started last night when we attended Christmas Eve Mass at 4:30. We arrived at least 10-15 minutes ahead of time, but there was almost no place in the … Continue reading

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