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Gratitude Journal Day 14: Loving Memories

There are times when memories materialize within our minds, which seem to come from nowhere.  A lingering scent of something your mom made.  The memory of a feeling, a taste, or something you seen before.  They appear when we least expect it, but the feelings can be vivid and intense.  When this happens, relish in…… Continue reading Gratitude Journal Day 14: Loving Memories

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Gratitude Journal Day 11, The Hubble Space Telescope

I love astronomy and always take the time to really look at many of the photos that capture the beauty of the cosmos.  To look up into the night sky and glimpse the light of the stars.  We look into the past, seeing the light reaching us after traveling for many years.  Take a peek…… Continue reading Gratitude Journal Day 11, The Hubble Space Telescope

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Gratitude Journal Day 9, My Mom

Today is a special day.  It’s full of good memories, but also a reminder of emptiness.  A void that will never be filled again.  Today would be my mom’s 74th birthday.  The years since her death have been full of things I used to talk to her about.  We purchased a new home, adopted two…… Continue reading Gratitude Journal Day 9, My Mom