Category Archives: family

Tight-lipped Thursday

Welcome to “Life and Random Thinking” – the owner of which is having trouble remembering the day of the week it is!  Mea Culpa ♥ Instead of Wordless Wednesday, I found an alternate – Tight-lipped Thursday. Thanks for dropping by … Continue reading

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Dear Mom & Dad, thank you so much

Today I was walking in the rain and sharing with my son (again) about some of the many gifts I have received from my parents. My parents gave my brother and I wonderful gifts and experiences growing up.  But there … Continue reading

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Room to Bloom

Flower, herb, and vegetable seeds were started inside a few weeks ago and  it was time for them to leave home and grow on their own (as in a garden bed). My good neighbour assisted and using his trailer to … Continue reading

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Did someone say Cake?

Today is my ONE YEAR ANNIVERSARY of my kidney transplant on April 24, 2019.  My Life is Changed !  Last year I tried to explain the change to my life in a post four months after my surgery and recovery,  … Continue reading

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Jour 18 – Day 18; Spread Your Wings Ravi

Spread your Wings, Ravi was walking in his new city, and remembering his father’s words from the night before he left home.   “Spread your Wings” his father had said,  and his father’s eyes could not hide his tears as they … Continue reading

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Jour 16 – Day 16: Gunny Sack of Apples

The time for this post should have been in the past, or maybe this autumn but regardless here it is today.  Opportunities are ahead if stalled temporarily now. It includes some of my thoughts from a speech I shared.  I … Continue reading

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