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Apart at the Seams Book Tour

I recently read  Apart at the Seams by  Melissa Ford  and agreed to participate in a book tour.  I enjoyed reading the book as it was about an independent woman named Arianna. On the surface she was independent and had a … Continue reading

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Gratitude List #26

“Feeling gratitude and not expressing it is like wrapping a present and not giving it” – William Arthur Ward This week has flown by with so much to do and so little time to do it. I am going on a … Continue reading

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Zucchini Boats

I was given some zucchini by a neighbor. This recipe is based on one I found on Iowa Girl Eats Blog.  Since it was not your typical August day of  heat and humidity, I decided to try this recipe this weekend. … Continue reading

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Gratitude List #25

“As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but live by them.” John F Kennedy I just made a comment on another gratitude list that this has been a roller coaster … Continue reading

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Gratitude List #24

“Gratitude bestows reverence, allowing us to encounter everyday epiphanies, those transcendent moments of awe that change forever how we experience life and that world”- John Milton It seems this week has been beset with little detours this week. Instead of dwelling on … Continue reading

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Gratitude List #23

“Gratitude is the healthiest of all human emotions. The more you express gratitude for what you have, the more likely you will have even more to express gratitude for.”  – Zig Ziglar Another week has passed all too quickly. This week … Continue reading

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Cheesy Zucchini Bake

I like summer for many reasons and in my top ten are locally grown zucchini. Tonight I needed something quick and tasty. I came up with the cheesy zucchini bake. Ingredients 8 small zucchini 1 tsp olive oil 2 teaspoon … Continue reading

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Gratitude List #22

“Piglet noticed that even though he had a Very Small Heart, it could hold a rather large amount of Gratitude” -A.A. Milne Winnie-the-Pooh The time since coming back from vacation hasn’t been all sunshine and rainbows. Real life is never truly … Continue reading

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Gratitude List #21

“Gratitude makes sense of our past, brings peace for today and creates a vision for tomorrow.” Melody Beattie This week seemed to go so quickly. This may have been with the week starting with me on vacation. I could certainly … Continue reading

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A Quick Trip to Unplug

The past 2 years I have taken a few days to unplug from the daily routine and go to see nature at its best. This year was no exception. I went to Shenandoah National Park in Virginia again this year. … Continue reading

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