Tag Archives: small blessings

My mama’s shoes

Two overfilled cardboard boxes, taped and confined, have been harboring in the trunk of my car for months. I catch sight of them when I stash a sack of groceries or stow a bag of bird seed. I know they are … Continue reading

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Little BIG things

“Enjoy the little things in life, because one day, you may look back and realize they were the big things.” Like many, I am guilty of  squandering precious moments and have taken far too many things for granted in the haste … Continue reading

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Pink Cakes and Giggles

Written 5-19-2014  A strawberry cake is cooling on the kitchen counter. When the house is quiet, I will ice it, smearing gooey, pink frosting into swirly peaks. Tomorrow, we’ll gather around the kitchen table, and watch as our little girl … Continue reading

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