Monthly Archives: March 2014


  Part of the secret of a success in life is to eat what you like and let the food fight it out inside.  Mark Twain Cooper, our Westie: Like a kid with his “paw” in the cookie jar. What doughnuts?? … Continue reading

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Today I will spread my wings  open to the possibilities of a rebirth  of bright colors and concepts  crystal clear images imbedded in my brain  set free against the warmth of promises offered to those who dare to dream. 

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  Grandma Moses stated it best when she said – Life is what we make of it, always has been, always will be.  Lately life has been challenging for my husband and I to live it, though. We are currently several … Continue reading

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The Courage of a Snowdrop

   Shedding winter’s skin seems an improbability these days   yet a gladiator of spring brings forth promise and joy   it’s hardened green tipped leaves break through to winter’s ground   a delicate white sheath   unfurled to face … Continue reading

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