Happy New Year

Hello 2020

Hello 2020. For the past few weeks, as I’ve been waiting to welcome 2020,  I’ve been taking time to pause, ponder and purge things once cherished, but no longer needed. It’s a bitter-sweet year-end pastime. The pausing part has been great. More rest, with less stress, has had a marvelous result of improved energy, attitude, health, and focus. I’ve enjoyed moving around the city with less traffic over the holidays, leisurely visits with family and […]

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Sunset by Mary Hamilton

A Prayer for the New Year

A new year is upon us. Twelve months of possibilities lie before us. What would you like to see happen between now and New Year’s Eve 2018? I’ve given up making New Year’s Resolutions. I don’t like the way I disappoint myself when I fail to keep them. Instead I set goals – small steps I plan to take to reach big destinations I dream of reaching. When I combine goal setting with praying, the […]

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New Year fireworks

Good-Bye 2017 – Hello 2018

I am very much looking forward to the New Year. While 2017 hasn’t been ALL bad, it’s brought more than its fair share of trials and tribulations – at least where I live. Hurricane Harvey left the Gulf Coast months ago, but reminders are everywhere. The three closest libraries to me are still under re-construction. My local pharmacy – with the ATM machine I use – closed. Piles of debris from gutting and repairing flooded […]

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