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The Scents of the Season

I want to bake something special, make it taste like love and Yule.  So, I’m beginning with building my own “extract” with raw honey, molasses, and mulling spices. Specifically, I love this blend of spices:  Kerridwen’s Cauldron Mulling Spices It’s … Continue reading

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Joy Is

I originally penned this back in 2006 when my daughter was younger.  She’s just turned 13 and she’s managed to keep a sense of wonder about her that always makes me smile.  This is for her… “Joy Is” Joy is … Continue reading

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The Earth Sings

Can you hear it? The ancient hum of an old forest, the sway of the harvest in the fields, the gentle babble of a stream over smooth stones, the choreography of fireflies on a summer night. Can you hear it? … Continue reading

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Saving up Sunshine

I hate the cold, and yet I choose to live in Northern Indiana. But I discovered this trick years ago. I take tons of pics during the warm sun-shiny months, and store all those photos like a squirrel tucking away … Continue reading

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Ongoing Revisions

“A Human Becoming” I am not a human being. That would imply something stagnant. I am a human becoming. I grow with the passing of time and circumstance. To be or to become, that is question. For if I be, … Continue reading

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