Category Archives: Caregiver

“I Can Fix That.”

  “…Love one another. As I have loved you, so you must love one another. By this everyone will know that you are my disciples, if you love one another.” I can’t remember the last time we watched broadcast TV. … Continue reading

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Never a Dull Moment –Two

I just picked up some prints of digital photos from the last year or so.  Yeah, I’m old school; ‘love flipping through a stack of glossies. I might have to make a mini album of these precious pics of Effie, … Continue reading

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A Material Problem

Truth is stranger than fiction.  Real-life drama is delicious.  If not for C.G., I think movies pale in comparison.  Right now, you’re discreetly chomping at the bit for it, aren’t you?  A tiny morsel of somebody’s freaky reality?  Yes, it … Continue reading

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Black Friday

Like many of you, I had a good day today: sharp shopping, dynamite decorating, and luscious leftovers.  I’ve been blogging a year and a half, but first time ‘round I didn’t blog the day after Thanksgiving. [Short pause while my … Continue reading

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Haven of Rest

I’ve anchored my soul in the “Haven of Rest,” I’ll sail the wide seas no more; The tempest may sweep over wild, stormy, deep, In Jesus I’m safe evermore. Yesterday, our little lady, my husband’s dear mother, passed away. By … Continue reading

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People Skills

People Skills (or, for Mad Gab players, Peoples Kills) are one of life’s ever-changing intangibles.  Once I finally get a bead on what’s trendy, some forward-thinker coins a new phrase—and I’m yesterday’s news. I’m ultra-white.  New jargon starts with a … Continue reading

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Zombie Land

Ug! Crash! Oogh! Ug!”  Ah, yes—the familiar lilting melody from the family room:  the young set is again protecting our home from those dreaded zombies. Meanwhile, in the living room, Yours Truly sits on my favorite couch, one pillow under … Continue reading

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