Monthly Archives: March 2011


There is nothing quite like losing a parent. It is jarring on so many levels. When both of your parents pass to the next level of existance, you seem to lose your direction for a while…like a little dingy out in the middle of a vast ocean with no direction, no sail, and not a […]

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“Hope springs eternal.” Through the darkest winters, we sometimes lose sight that the light will find us again. The possibility of a life well lived is always burning underneath the surface, hiding away in waiting for the sunshine of spring to warm us and her breezes to carry our ideas to the far reaches of […]

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Spring has arrived. How did this happen already? I think I just took my Christmas tree down a month ago. For some reason, this year she has ushered herself in a full 4 weeks ahead of schedule. We have seen temperatures creep up to the 80s this week. And while spring is my favorite season […]

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