Thanks for joining me on my blogging journey! I’m going to be sharing thoughts on daily life, cats, poetry, movies, fashion, staying creative among other topics.

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The Special Relationship

The third film featuring Prime Minister Tony Blair by Peter Morgan.  (The Deal, The Queen). I never saw The Deal but The Queen was excellent.  The latter mainly focused on the death of Princess Diana. This film begins as Tony Blair wins his election nearly at the same time Bill Clinton is winning his second […]

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Fahrenheit 11/9

A Michael Moore movie walking us through the events around the 2016 presidential election.I think Moore is a great story teller. He has an uncanny gift talking to real people and presenting facts in an interesting way.I had no idea what had really happened in Flint, Michigan and their water situation. How the governor created […]

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Trusting is challenging for me. Once you’ve been really burned it becomes difficult to trust. Trusting God is much easier but still a challenge. I would love to be able to trust easily. Instead I question and shy away from folks until I really know them. Even then I hold back. I really love it […]

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Potato Leek Soup

So cold here today! I woke up to 24F. Freezing house. Time to make soup! 1 leek, cut in half and sliced 1/2 carrot, chopped 1 stalk celery, chopped 2 cloves garlic, minced Saute on medium heat in EVOO until wilted (about 10 minutes) Add about 10 small Yukon Gold potatoes, diced with skins on […]

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A Laugh

A laugh is a song of the heart I see yours but I don’t hear it It’s written on your face but the song plays silently Oh to hear what that feels like In all its glory Mine can be heard for miles It bubbles up from my soul A song for all to hear […]

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Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving! I’m thankful for my health, good friends and family, a roof over my head and most of all a God who watches over me. If you’re so inclined, please share a comment on what you’re thankful for. Blessings!

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