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Gifts

The most valuable gift I can think ofis the gold of a sunset we shareor the sound of a streamsinging love songs,and soft breezes touching our hair,or a walk through the darkness togethernot speaking but feeling you there. A gentle … Continue reading

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Peace Angel

I want to be a peace angel.to stop hatred, greed, war,stand between bullets and children if need be. This world needs more peace and more peace angels. When anger seeps in, stamp it over with peace.When prejudice erupts, be the … Continue reading

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Are We Home Yet

If you can hearrain on the roof,birds in the trees,slam of the screen door,creaks in the wood floor – If you can smellcedar wood,compost bucket,witch hazel blossoms,cookies and tea – If you can seeflickering flames,cozy chair,smiles on faces,time to spare … Continue reading

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Grace

Grace is found at the depths and in the death of everything. After these smaller deaths, we know that the only “deadly sin” is to swim on the surface of things, where we never see, find, or desire God and … Continue reading

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Life Can Be Made Stronger Than Death

LifeCan be made strongerThan deathIf man learnscarefully and unmistakablyThe language of love.~ Sri Chinmoy

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How I Would Change the World, If I Could

Our world is the most beautiful place I could imagineand yet we who live here take it for grantedand abuse what has been givenus so generously. If I had the power to change anything,I would open the eyes of every … Continue reading

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In Other Words

Love that stoops down is grace. Love that reaches out is compassion. Love that looks up in adoration and thankfulness is worship.

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Lap Quilt Almost Finished

Dresden Plate Lap Quilt for my mother for her 100th birthday in May.  It’s almost finished. Eldest daughter did the sewing, youngest daughter sent some special memory buttons to add to it.  Middle daughter handmade fused glass buttons and I … Continue reading

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Love Notes

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Lap Quilt in Progress

Eldest daughter is working on this Dresden Plate lap quilt for her grandma’s 100th birthday in May.  Still trying to choose the colours between the squares. It’s going to look beautiful when it’s finished and mom will love it.

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Bless The Idealists

Bless those who see beauty in the mundane, who take care of those who need care, who protect those who need their protection, who show up for the task even though they are exhausted. We need more idealists in this … Continue reading

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Christmas Eve Covid Style

We’ll have a covid Christmas Eve alone, spending the day in our own home, hanging the stockings out in the shop, sharing the love that no virus can stop, as we open our gifts in our own living room watching … Continue reading

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Our Covid Tree

We weren’t in the mood to go out and get a Christmas tree but I still wanted to decorate something.  I snipped the tips off the spruce my best friend brought us one year when she flew here from Saskatchewan.  … Continue reading

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Anniversary Celebration During Covid (4 photographs)

Usually we celebrate our anniversary by going out for dinner or staying at our favourite hotel in the city or Harrison Hot Springs.  But covid restrictions voided any of those plans this year.  Hisnibs has been working on finishing our … Continue reading

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