Monthly Archives: May 2014

Memorial Day Weekend

    Memorial Day. It’s a sad holiday that also symbolizes the start of my favorite season. A weekend of yin and yang. I spent Sunday with my favorite veteran. He wore a paper poppy wrapped around a button on … Continue reading

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Red Mountain Resort and Spa

My suitcase lays half-open on my living room floor.  I just can’t unpack anymore tonight.  It was a whirlwind week followed by a whirlwind weekend of family and friend events.  It’s hard to believe exactly seven days ago to the … Continue reading

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The Art of Silence

Spring. It’s here and flowers are just bursting out everywhere.  I couldn’t be more thrilled and throughout this past week I would escape my desk to walk outside and take it all in.  Breathe with deep breaths like I do … Continue reading

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Tulips

    I went to my Dad’s house this weekend. “The tulips look good.” We kept saying that to each other over and over.  Sitting in his conservatory, we were looking out at the bursts of yellow and red dotting … Continue reading

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