Category Archives: Random Thoughts


My parents-in-law came to visit this past weekend … It isn’t an unusual event, and normally, they bring their motor home so their visits aren’t an imposition on our already crowded little 3 bedroom house.  But this time, they said … Continue reading

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Little Things

Do you ever come to yourself and realize how shallow you really are (-or it that just me)??!  You finally see that the things you worry about are all such a waste of time in God’s perspective.  I’ve recently spent … Continue reading

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It is time once again for “Heavy Thoughts to Burden Your Day” … No, not really.  But my brain is always swirling with thoughts that analyze my daily encounters with information, with others, and with God. Recently, I stumbled upon … Continue reading

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Late Night Rambles: Proceed with Caution

It’s late … it is a time when my brain can’t stop talking, and sometimes it just writing helps to kind of clear it out.  Unfortunately, my late night ponderings are often the ones I eventually regret or wonder if … Continue reading

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“Really, I’m Fine”

I have neglected blog reading for a while just due to LACK OF TIME … So, today I finally had a chance to catch up on some reading and came across this article: No, Really, I’m Fine Wow … a … Continue reading

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The Passage of Time.

    This is one of my favorite quotes … or it has been over the course of the last few years.  Life. Goes.  On. It goes on whether you’re happy about it or sad … bitter or better … … Continue reading

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70 degrees in NW Arkansas today … what a crazy contrast from last winter: LAST WINTER:   THIS WINTER: Today was one of many days of over 65°F temperatures in January and February!!  We haven’t seen more than just a … Continue reading

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Peace and Goodwill

What do you do on a January Saturday that is 60°F??! My guess is that you head for the great outdoors!  What great weather to rake some leaves and clean up your yard … chop and stack wood for your … Continue reading

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A Visit with Friends:

It’s Monday night … it is kind of a quiet Monday night so I thought I’d catch up on my blog a little.  The Ohio State/Oregon game is on … I guess that’s a big deal to SOME people.  We … Continue reading

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This, That, and a New Word for 2015

I’ve attempted to blog a time or two in this “new year” … but my attempts have fallen flat – and based on past bad experience, I haven’t hit that PUBLISH button before I was completely sure I should. But … Continue reading

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