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Love: The Spice for Living

Aunt Louise was one of my favorite aunts when I was a young girl, but all the adults called her “Cookie,” which fascinated me. I adored her because of her sweetness, but she was also very hip. She wore this gorgeous bun on top of her head like a Motown singer, buttered her toast on… Read More


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Bird Trails, Butterflies… and Owls!

Right in your own town, county, neighborhood, or even your own backyard, you can find the most fantastic bird trails and butterflies, flowers… even owls! Just Google “bird trails” and your zip code, and you’ll be pleasantly surprised! This weekend was wonderful—filled with a lot of bird watching, walking, and just allowing the sun to… Read More


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Comfort Food with a Side of Gratitude

Last Wednesday was one of those days—where it wasn’t just one thing—but all sorts of crazy stuff was goin’ down. I needed some good things to happen, and my day turned around when I found this greeting card at the post office: It was my reset button. My happy pick-me-up as a reminder to live… Read More