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Texture Tuesday

I’m being particularly chatty this June.  Hope y’all don’t mind that I’ll be stopping by more often than usual.  The Daily Post challenge for June has me writing a blog post every day this month…but how can I stop participating … Continue reading

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Jersey Shore Snow

Jersey is usually pretty quiet during the winter months.  Cold, partly cloudy and sometimes with a bit of white fluff that lasts a day or two.  This year it feels like that movie…Snowmageddon.  One snow storm follows the other with … Continue reading

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Antiques

There are many days…especially during these long, cold winter months…when I feel like an antique.  But what I never feel…is uncreative!  When I saw that all of the mini daffs had died I cut them off and stuck them in … Continue reading

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Goosebumps, Chills and TEARS

I was so incredibly touched today when I read Kim Klassen’s posting on her Friday Finds blog.  The generosity of many who call her friend was revealed when she shared her secret obsession and the possible fulfillment of that obsession … Continue reading

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Motherhood

Any discussion about mothers can quickly become a ‘bitchfest’ or a eulogy…there’s rarely a neutral platform that a mother stands upon.  Some of us learn our mothering skills from our own mother, some from watching the mothers of friends.  I … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas

When I was a child the standard greeting at this time of year was “Merry Christmas”!  We had never heard of being PC.  We wished our neighbors “Happy Hanukkah” because it mostly coincided with our own celebration and we never … Continue reading

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No Hunting

There’s a saying here in Jersey that if you don’t like the weather…wait a minute.  Since I’ve lived here all my life I can vouch for the truth contained in that statement.  This is a shot taken during a ‘freak’ … Continue reading

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