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Sunshine

You will not understand why this meant so much to me; unless perhaps, you’ve seen my Christmas tree in Toronto, with the sunlight streaming through the window and sparkling on its decorations. And if you understand that we can still … Continue reading

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Glory!

Living up to my name (“crazycathie”), I have several fallen branches from the nearby maple tree stuck into my garden, for Winter Interest. Draped across some of them is this $2 Christmas decoration I found: a garland of plastic, holographic … Continue reading

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Just don’t think about it.

What are you tempted by? My reading this morning included something about temptation, and my first thought was that nothing was tempting me. Think again Crazy! the temptation to be mad all day about Apple’s latest OS X… three different … Continue reading

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fix, fix, fix

You couldn’t make this stuff up. So many things have needed fixing, lately! In the space of 24 hours, we were looking up new vehicles, AND new fridges! To start with, before we left on vacation, there was the “few” … Continue reading

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mittens, mittens everywhere

Ah, the age-old experience of having something–a fragrance, a familiar tune, etc.–bring you right back into a certain “ambiance” in your past. When I read that “mittens, mittens everywhere…” it reminds me of a little children’s story, in the form … Continue reading

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These are a few of my favourite things–what are yours?

Great to see everyone relaxing… and posting their Christmas pictures on facebook! It’ll take me awhile to get to taking mine off my camera. Does anyone feel a bit of a let-down this morning? Well, cheer up–there’s the New year … Continue reading

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I preached at a church once. Yes, I did!

Wow… things in the past are quite fascinating, when seen through the lens of many years. Though I’ve been citified for quite awhile, I’m actually Country Folk from a way back. My mom was raised on a farm, and my … Continue reading

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Last Day at Superior

(July 29th) The weather couldn’t have been more perfect, in spite of the fact that it began to rain buckets in the afternoon! The morning was extremely calm, and the Lake like glass–great for the paddle boat. Plus, it was … Continue reading

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Not so long ago…

OK, yesterday’s post, remembering about using actual pen & paper to write journals (I also wrote many long letters at one time) has got me going on some other memories… in no particular order: how we always used to have … Continue reading

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two lists

What are the Best Memories from your long weekend? Here’s mine: cool, shady breezes going through my sister’s gardens, with waterfall-sounds in several places; enjoying three 9 to 11 month old babies; hearing the odd phrases from the 2-yr. old … Continue reading

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