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The Pink Bible

We just finished our weekly Thursday night Bible study and everyone who sits in our group will start laughing when they read tonight's post, so I might as well just tell you that I'm talking about Susan, one of our ...

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Yellow Roses

They're Janet's favorite color. And yesterday, in anticipation of our 38th anniversary today, I went out on my annual search to find just the right bouquet for her. And, I had success, just like the past 37 trips to the ...

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5.9

Today, at 1:52 p.m., 4 miles southwest of Mineral, VA, a 5.9 magnitude earthquake rocked the east coast of our nation. I immediately started getting emails and texts from my clients and friends out there who let me know that ...

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Bing Cherries

It was a beautiful day here in central Indiana. Great temperatures, clear skies, a little breeze and the start of another week. In fact, yesterday marked something of a milestone - I wrote my 150th post! It only seems like ...

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Tick, Tock…..

It's Sunday evening, and that means it is time to wind the clocks. Janet and I are big clock people; and we have four timepieces that require winding each week. My grandfather always told me that clocks should be wound ...

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GOD 4GVS

For those of you who know me, you may remember that I hate going to the doctor. And today, I had my quarterly visit to the dermatologist to check for problematic areas that could lead to skin cancer. Since I ...

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Meet Uncle Vernon

His birthday was August 15th, the same day as our dog, Colby. However, he usually visited us in the colder months of the year, and we always knew when he was coming; because Mom got out extra pillows, turned off ...

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Happy Birthday, Ken…

Back in 1959, my parents attended church with John and Nancy Boyd, at Trinity Methodist Church, located at 99th and Winchester on the south side of Chicago. Both Nancy and my mother were pregnant at the same time, and apparently, ...

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Colbert, Marquis de Toussaint

August 15th is the second in a string of three days in a row that our family celebrated birthdays or anniversaries. Yesterday, I wrote about 2 family anniversaries, while today and tomorrow are birthday remembrances. Today is a very important day. ...

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The Black Sapphire Ring

Tonight's story starts way back on Aug. 14, 1912, the day my Dad's parents got married. That's right - 99 years ago today. I guess that I could have waited for next year and done a 100 year thing, and ...

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