Category Archives: Deep thoughts

Blogging breaks


Blogging breaks seem to be the pattern that I have noticed for myself. It looks like I go through spurts of writing and then life catches up to me and I stop for a bit. Oh well. I guess I … Continue reading

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Worthless?


Tonight, I watched my sister-in-law’s pinning ceremony to become a nurse, and I was proud. As I sat there, though, I also felt a sense of worthlessness. I never went to college. I never pursued a career. I never made … Continue reading

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Two year tornado anniversary


It’s been two years since the tornado changed our lives. Looking back today, I see there were many blessings that have risen up out of that enormous trial. Sometimes in life, you make choices that you think are the right … Continue reading

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One Year Ago on this Day….


Today, one year ago,¬†our world was turned upside down instantly…and literally! This day is the anniversary of the Tornado that ripped through Greeneville, Tn, and practically took our home with it. It’s been a hard year, and as many of … Continue reading

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New Year


I haven’t posted this year, yet. Basically, I have no real excuse. Just been too lazy…and, that’s the great thing about blogging…you only have to do it when you want! This blog has mostly been about my life and its … Continue reading

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Another year gone by…


Today, I am officially another year older. Normally, I would have mixed feelings about the prospect of aging yet another year, but this year, I am focusing on being grateful that I am alive and made it through the past … Continue reading

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Settling In


We have been in our own apartment for a whole week, now! WooHoo. And although I miss the in-laws something terrible, it’s been nice to feel a sense of normalcy again. I’ve found several items that I thought were “gone … Continue reading

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