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Simplicity and Humility

    I’ve been thinking a lot about these two words and what they mean to me at this point in my life.  There are so many things that I feel “done with.” Life is passing so very quickly, and some … Continue reading

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I have been blessed with a good metabolism, and I confess that I have taken it for granted for many years – all my life, in fact.   Well, as I get closer and closer to 50, I bet you can … Continue reading

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Beautiful Day!

The heart is a bloom      Shoots up through the stony ground. There’s no room      No space to rent in this town      You’re out of luck     And the reason that you had to care    The traffic is stuck       And you’re not … Continue reading

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A Dream Come True

Last week, my husband (and kids) made one of my dreams come true.  For about ten years now, I have fantasized about taking a trip to DeSoto State Park and The Shrine of the Most Blessed Sacrament in Alabama.  Years … Continue reading

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Simple Foods

It’s 6:15 and I’m sitting down to relax for the first time since about 7:30 this morning.  It has been a beautiful but busy Saturday.  Oh, if only it were a three-day weekend! As I’m writing this post, I’m munching … Continue reading

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Save, Serve, Simplicity

Save, Serve, Simplicity = my new motto. I plan to repeat this to myself again and again as I move throughout my days in the upcoming weeks.  I believe that putting God first in life is the  key to finding … Continue reading

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Craving Simplicity

(A picture I took at the Franklinton, LA Fair 2010) Oh, how I would love to go out to the middle of nowhere – no noise, no television, no temptation to sin.  I would grow my own vegetables and flowers.  … Continue reading

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