Category Archives: Navel Gazing (and I Don’t Mean Oranges)

Extracting Light

I am struggling a little bit, just a little bit. A couple of tears slipped down my cheek when our church children’s choir sang Away in a Manger at our Lessons and Carols service this week. Afterwards our preacher read … Continue reading

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I Won a Major Award!

I recently won a major award. Oh wait, not that.  This: The above is an award currently circulating among bloggers, and Magic Cookie decided I was an interesting enough person that she would bestow it upon me.  Although I like … Continue reading

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Distracted

I just read an article about being a distracted parent.  It was a bit overwrought in my opinion – MAN, do twenty first century parents really know how to beat ourselves up – but its point is one I take. … Continue reading

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Resolutions

I am one of those people that likes to make resolutions.  I do my best work when I have some sort of external driver, even if I create the external driver my own self.  Plus, it’s tradition.  So, in the … Continue reading

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Giving Thanks

On this lovely, warm, twinkling Thanksgiving morning, surrounded by family, hot coffee in hand, warm fire aglow in the corner, I am thankful for all of my many blessings.  Attorney at Large wrote a lovely post about being grateful for even … Continue reading

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