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Dancing in my heart

Hubby was away, traveling in Texas with family to celebrate a significant accomplishment for his niece. Lil’ K and I kept each other company and snuggled in bed together. She laid her head on my chest and said, “Mama! I … Continue reading

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Nightmares of a Sandwich Generation Mom

This morning, I woke up in the midst of one of the worst dreams in my recent memory. It is the stuff of my nightmares. Not monsters or ghouls, but scenarios that make my spine tingle and my hair turn … Continue reading

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Tobi the Wonder Dog

Tobi the Wonder Dog was my “baby” for nearly 10 years. We bought a townhouse in 2005 and 3 years later the townhouse association decided to crack down on canines over the 20 lb. limit as set forth in the … Continue reading

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Journeys through the Valley

I’ve been walking through a valley for some time. It gets pretty dark in this valley at times. Lonely, too. As an only child, I feel like I am making this journey mostly alone. When I told Lil’ K that … Continue reading

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Since my mother passed away this past December, Lil’ K and I speak of her often. Lil’ K will bring up Baba multiple times throughout the day. “I miss Baba,” Lil’ K will start by saying. “I miss her, too,” … Continue reading

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