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5 Bucks for Van Gogh

One day, my son came home from school and handed me this drawing: “Mom, we learned about Vincent Van Gogh in art class today!” he said. “Wow!” I replied.  “Is this like Starry Night?” “Kinda — that’s me and Vincent … Continue reading

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Being Present

I am working on being present. I practice most often at physical therapy, when I am forced to sit immobile for at least 15 minutes with a heating pad or ice pack covering my knee. We patients sit or lay … Continue reading

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Gallon of God

Have you ever had a religious experience at the grocery store? I have. Twice. The first time was back in early September.  I was meandering through the aisles, loading up on cake baking supplies and snacks for my son’s lunch … Continue reading

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The Beginning

… I thought, “How sad!  How sad that I am wishing this day away, wishing this time with my children away.”   How sad… It was a gray, rainy day.  My 5-year-old had been on Spring vacation all week, and I had … Continue reading

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