Category Archives: Life as it Happens

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Bright Copper Kettles

Everyone has their THING; their favorite thing that makes them who they are. Looking back on this past week, I was reminded that those favorite things are really what make me ME.  And everyone has one or two. I am … Continue reading

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Commitment

I think if we want to accomplish anything in our lives, we need to commit to it. If we want to be in better shape, we have to be committed exercising, eating right and doing all the things that keep … Continue reading

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Signs. Signs. Everywhere are Signs.

You will probably either love it or hate it that I am one of those people who believes everything happens for a reason.  I believe we are where we need to be when we need to be there and if … Continue reading

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100% Moments

Since elementary school, I learned all about 100%.  It was a a goal to strive for when we took a test and of course there was a level of percentage that was considered not good enough.  Beyond the teacher’s standards, … Continue reading

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Change Happens

Everything in moderation, they say.  That’s fine for potato chips or ice cream.  But what about change?  Should we just take little bites of change?  Is it any better when it doesn’t disrupt a substantial part of our lives?  Is … Continue reading

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Moments of Clarity

I started preparing my suitcase for the trip.  Though I have traveled quite a bit, this time seemed to weigh more heavily on my heart than other work-related travels.  My husband had been wearily anticipating me having to leave months before.  I, … Continue reading

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A Mac & Cheese Moment in Time

Now the thing about time is that time Isn’t really real It’s just your point of view How does it feel for you Einstein said he could never understand it all Planets spinning through space The smile upon your face … Continue reading

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Time

If someone were to ask me what I would want the most of in this world, aside from health for my family and I, I believe my answer would be time.  Time surrounds us in every way.  There never seems … Continue reading

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Feeling the Rush

So many exciting events have unfolded just within the last few days here on the ol’ crazy-ranch.  And though I have not graced the world wide web with my written compositions for quite some time, I have a strong desire … Continue reading

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Life Lessons

It’s like learning to ride a bike, you never forget how.  I have to believe this is true.  For my child who is actually currently learning how to ride a two-wheeler and for myself, as I struggle to get back … Continue reading

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