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Unconditional Love For……Chickens??!!

Unconditional Love For……Chickens??!!
December 12, 2014 No Comments »

From Joan: A few weeks ago, we enjoyed the Thanksgiving weekend, a time of year when thoughts of family often move to the forefront of people’s minds. On Thanksgiving, family members frequently gather together to enjoy good food and loving ... Read More »

Turkey Trouble

Turkey Trouble
December 5, 2014 No Comments »

From Rebecca: You may remember my previous post for Thanksgiving week about living above the fray in regards to the petty issues of life. I spoke about relationships in general, but more specifically about discord within families that so easily ... Read More »

Live Above the Fray

Live Above the Fray
November 28, 2014 No Comments »

From Joan and Rebecca: Thanksgiving. This word may elicit varied responses from people. Emotions can run the gamut. Some will well up inside with those warm, fuzzy, family feelings of love, food, fun, and “together-ness.” For others, just hearing the ... Read More »

Sappy or Sublime?

Sappy or Sublime?
November 7, 2014 No Comments »

From Rebecca: I admit it; I enjoy the marathon of sappy Christmas movies that appear on the movie channels at holiday time. They’re not the deepest, most impactful, or intellectually stimulating movies, I must concede; but, they do seem to ... Read More »

Livid Lena

Livid Lena
September 26, 2014 No Comments »

From Joan: When I left you last week, I was in the middle of my tale about a surly waitress named Lena. Basically, what happened was that my family and I were having dinner at a Japanese steakhouse known for ... Read More »

Sushi Spar

Sushi Spar
September 19, 2014 No Comments »

From Joan: I used to like the name Lena. I just liked the way it sounded as it casually rolled along the tip of my tongue.  Le – na, I would repeat to myself as I appreciated the cadence of ... Read More »

Beyond Skin Deep

Beyond Skin Deep
September 5, 2014 No Comments »

From Rebecca: Have you ever been in a relationship where you felt like you needed to alter things about yourself in order to be loved by your significant other? Or, maybe you’ve attempted to drastically change your personality or your ... Read More »

It’s a Mystery….

It’s a Mystery….
June 27, 2014 No Comments »

From Joan: Recently, I was watching an episode of the reality television show called “Mystery Diners,” which caused me to ponder the question of who decides what is right and what is wrong in life?  Before I get into discussing ... Read More »

Parting Was Not Sweet Sorrow

Parting Was Not Sweet Sorrow
April 18, 2014 No Comments »

From Joan: Last week I told the story of a dilemma my friend Jim and I had gotten into while recently having lunch at my favorite Chinese restaurant. It didn’t have anything to do with the food. That was delicious. ... Read More »

The Lo Mein Dilemma

The Lo Mein Dilemma
April 11, 2014 No Comments »

From Joan: “Do you really live like that… like what you write about in your blog?” my friend, Jim, asked me in disbelief. I don’t think I’ll ever forget that question since it came from a man whose life is ... Read More »