Category Archives: Hope & Inspiration

Jansen, My Friend

Throughout my blog, you’ve seen numerous posts that include pictures of my Friday Night Group. They are friends that we meet with every Friday night for dinner. We’ve been doing this for 20+ years. In addition we’ve shared movie nights, game … Continue reading

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Christmas Rewind: Because of Him

This is the nativity scene we put under our first Christmas tree 32 years ago. It’s rather plain and simple by today’s standards, just like the birth of a baby boy born in a stable over 2000 years ago. No … Continue reading

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Wish you were here…

I miss you. I love you.  Happy Father’s Day, Daddy.

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The Tea Party

Today was a special day doing two of the things I like best – eating and being with awesome friends. I can always count on Camarie, our hostess, to set a beautiful table. It’s fancy, festive and colorful. Delicate teapots … Continue reading

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#32

Ronny and I married 32 years ago on May 11th with promises to love and cherish one another for better, for worse, for richer or poorer, in sickness and in health, till death in accordance with God’s holy ordinance. Today … Continue reading

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Navajo Creations

The Navajo Nation is the largest Indian nation in the US. About half of the tribe lives on the Arizona portion of the Navajo Nation which also covers land in Utah and New Mexico. Although younger Navajo are bilingual and … Continue reading

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Bryce – Poetry in Stone

The pink cliffs at Bryce Canyon are mesmerizing. The scene is always changing depending on what time of day you visit. We experienced both sun and clouds which dramatically changed the colors of the cliffs and bulbous spires called hoodoos. … Continue reading

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