Category Archives: Holidays

Mother’s Day 2015

You gave me life. And you have loved me minute after minute, hour after hour, day after day, month after month, year after year, from birth until now.  20,283 days, 18 hours, and 30 minutes is a long time!  You … Continue reading

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March 17th

Most of my elementary school years are a blur.  But some random things I learned are embedded deep in my brain. One such memory is an Irish jig taught to us in physical education class.   I often recounted that little dance … Continue reading

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Remembering on Memorial Day

Memorial day is described as:  “An American holiday observed on the last Monday of May, honors men and women who died while serving in the U.S. military. Originally known as Decoration Day, it originated in the years following the Civil … Continue reading

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Christmas Greetings

By the time you’re my age, you’ve sent a lot of Christmas greetings. Through the years as we’ve lived different places and met new people, our Christmas card list has grown.  We almost always send pictures to those on our … Continue reading

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On Flag Day

I’m thankful to live in American where accessibility laws allow me to get places easier and more comfortably.  I remind myself that it’s 2012 when mobility equipment and computer technology allow me so many options. And when I have trouble being … Continue reading

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The Mother of All Days

This Mother’s Day, I find myself thinking more about my own mother than about being a mother.  My kids are grown now, and gone are those days of slobbery kisses and cards made in school and funny gifts from the … Continue reading

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