Category Archives: Feelings, Reflections & Personal Perspectives

Winter Snow, Wiarton Willie, Sandy beaches, Retirement and Spring

Here it is almost the middle of February. If we put any faith in the predicting rodents from February 2nd, spring is just around the corner. I find this encouraging and it gives me hope that we can survive the … Continue reading

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Silhouettes in the Shade?

I never want to be labelled as rude, ever, so I do my best to be friendly in most situations, especially when an acquaintance is involved. When I think I see a friend or co-worker from a distance, is it better to wave … Continue reading

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Re-Uniting

Aw yes, reunions! What power they have to feed the soul and the ego. Recently I attended an open house at my former workplace after being retired and away from the school for over a year and a half.  What … Continue reading

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Sounds of the Season

“In summer, the song sings itself.” — William Carlos Williams (1883-1963)

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Learning Curves

The Cyber-World is definitely a challenge!  Just when I think I have it all figured out, they change all kinds of things so that nothing works the way it did yesterday.  There is no coasting along with what we used to … Continue reading

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Sights and Smells From the Past

Gerbie and I had the opportunity to attend a Mennonite auction last weekend.  It was a fantastic step back in time.  Because of their beliefs, I hesitated taking photos of the people themselves but managed to get a few that … Continue reading

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Two legged or four?

We had a beautiful snow fall yesterday and have ended up once again with a winter wonderland out every window at Paradise2me.  This afternoon JDee called my attention to tracks going to or coming from the woods looking toward the … Continue reading

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Full Circle;The Fine Line Between Parent and Child

As a grown woman in her sixties I feel that I have handled myself pretty well in many different situations in the past.  This includes both good and bad scenarios which have made me stronger, more sympathetic, wiser and an overall  … Continue reading

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What was I Thinking!

Whew!  I caught myself just in the nick of time! Believe it or not, I actually and seriously considered taking on a college teaching job, starting mid January, and running until mid May.  It would have been 3 hours per week for … Continue reading

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Christmas Past

Here it is only a week before the big day. Stores are abustle with shoppers frantically searching for that special gift for that special someone. I sip my coffee letting my thoughts drift back to my childhood. As a child, … Continue reading

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