Month: November 2016

Happy Turkey Day

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Bits & Pieces

Tomorrow is Thanksgiving Day in the United States. It’s a day to see family, friends and eat lots of food. Thanksgiving isn’t one of my favorite holidays and since my Mom passed away, I always wish for the holidays of the past. I miss her most at the end of the year. It just reminds me that one more year has gone since she passed. Either way, tomorrow my sister and I will be doing some […]

Road Trippin, Pt. 2

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Adventures / Canon EOS M3

After we hit Santa Barbara, we started to head home and decided to take a detour to Ojai. I haven’t been there since I was young. It’s a small town but so charming with lots to check out. I hope to return for a weekend and take advantage of their spas and hiking trails. Some beautiful stairs. Old timey cocktails? Yes, I always say yes to a good cocktail. Clear blue skies for miles with this […]


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Current / Personal Stories

Wow, what a week we’ve had here in the U.S. Emotions are running high, people (including myself) are sad about the election that happened last week, others are happy and are hoping for “change” (I find that hard to digest). Here’s something I wrote last Wednesday that still sum up my feelings. What a difference 24 hours makes.Yesterday at this time, I was getting ready to get in line at my voting poll place. A […]

Road Trippin’ Pt. 1

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A few weeks ago I went on a little road trip, with my sister and Dad up to Santa Barbara. What can I say, the weather was beautiful, the company was good and I think we all had a good and relaxing time. Some nice colors in the patio area. So California! We took a walk on the pier. This little guy seemed to be enjoying his ocean so much. He was just riding the […]

Sundays Forever

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Sundays Forever

Hello and aren’t you glad you got an extra hour of sleep this fine Sunday? Here’s what my Sunday looked like.  Seen while walking the dog. Three pretty perfect leaves. Love, love my new cup from Target. Made my coffee a little more special. Also liking this book. Still loving all the pumpkins. Hope your Sunday was great.

Giving 100%

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Personal Stories

It’s been a hectic month and it’s only November 3rd. Do you ever feel like you are not giving your 100% at something? I’ve had that feeling the last couple of days. I went to a conference for work on Tuesday and it was about women in leadership roles. The two panelists were probably my age, maybe a few years older and they had accomplished so much and were running successful businesses. I, on the […]