Life Events

  The dictionary defines a Life Event as the following: noun. A major event that changes a person’s status or circumstances, such as giving birth, marriage, divorce, death of spouse, loss of job. Life events are very often discussed in terms of stress. I’ve managed to live through most of these events in the recent

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Courage

  Courage… it started with a song. I’ve been listening to Darling Arithmetic by Villagers, among other albums during our recent deluge of snow. A Nor’easter– Winter Storm Jonas – blew through the eastern seaboard like no other I’ve seen in my lifetime, dropping 32 inches of snow in 24 hours in our little town.

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Imagine Peace…

It started with a song… imagine. It is the end of Thanksgiving day in the United States. A day of family, friends, the beginning of the holidays; a time of peace. I thought I’d take some time to share some thoughts about a song I heard earlier in the day -Imagine by John Lennon. Imagine –

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Coffee and Tea

It started with a song… and Coffee! Music and coffee are said to be the perfect partnership, I can honestly say I’m addicted to both! Coffee – the early years My coffee addiction started when I was 3 years old! Quite a shock when I actually thought about it… of course no one would give

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Parallel Worlds

It started with a song… well actually no, it didn’t.  This post started with a series of photographs by Ben Mossing Holsteijn titled Parallel Worlds.  I met Ben through two mutual friends and immediately became a fan of his work!  He excels at Pinhole Photography, among various other artistic methods to produce strikingly beautiful images

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Love wins…

  The phrase “Love wins” has been in the news lately and rightly so! It’s about time we’ve recognized all people who share a love have the right to be legally married regardless if it is a man and woman, man and man or woman and woman. I realize that there are people who may

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The Importance of Goodbye

  Saying goodbye is something we do on a daily basis. The Oxford Dictionary defines goodbye as “an exclamation to express good wishes when parting or at the end of a conversation.” So many words meaning the same thing… goodbye, safe journey, farewell, adieu, au revoir, ciao, auf wiedersehen, adios, sayonara, bye, bye-bye, so long,

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Random Thoughts

It started with a song… that song was you. I generally try not to dwell on the sad things that happen in life, but there are certain times that I think of nothing else. This time of the year is always that way for me. It starts with the holidays and by the time everyone

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