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Somewhere More Familiar

    My recent journey to visit my parents in New Jersey has come to it’s conclusion  and I borrow the title from Sister Hazel’s Second Album. (Hard to believe that receord is twenty years old!) I will share several stories … Continue reading

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18 + 1= Fun Day

The first photo was taken approximately eighteen years ago when we lived in Columbia, SC.         (Go Cocks!)   The second photo with their mother added (+1)  was taken yesterday at the Aiken (SC)  Steeplechase. The girls … Continue reading

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“Home is the place where, when you have to go there, they have to take you in.” Robert Frost  

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Another Christmas Song

Earlier, I posted A Christmas Song,  because that’s the name of the song.  It addresses the “reason for the season” This post is called Another Christmas Song for the same reason. . .  it’s the name of the song.  It … Continue reading

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That Time Of The Year

Overnight, there was a  total of ten individuals sleeping at our house. Normal complement these days is two, maybe three on a busy night. Daughters home from college,  and cities far away….friends know they are always welcome. Bowling, Chinese food, … Continue reading

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Weekend Update, Part 1.

To use a phrase heard in a commercial, I have been “running at the speed of business” lately. There has been much excitement in my world and I regret that I have not been able to make the time to … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas From Aiken, SC, USA

After Christians acknowledging Christmas as the birthday of Jesus, I believe most people would say that the most important thing about Christmas is being with family. I sure miss not being with my parents this year, but this song reminds … Continue reading

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Going “Home”

Note: Since I’m not getting any younger either, there is a chance that there may be some detours and short, short stories buried within this short story. As I work through this idea of putting up more personal observations on … Continue reading

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