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Returning to Blogging after Hiatus – and Happy Father’s Day!

Returning to Blogging after Hiatus – and Happy Father’s Day!

**RETURNING TO BLOGGING… HAPPY FATHER’S DAY! ** Greetings! It’s really me and I’m finally back to blogging after an unplanned hiatus. I was quite sick for most of May with “The COUGH” that wouldn’t go away! I wondered at one point if I would end up in the hospital. Toward the end of the month, after a lot of resting, fluids, and meds — along with prayers — I finally recovered. Following that, the dissertation process for my Doctor of…

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Father’s Day and Appreciation of Life – June19 Inspiration

Father’s Day and Appreciation of Life – June19 Inspiration

Happy Father’s Day to all the dads out there – and to the moms who are filling the dad role for a variety of reasons! This is my 14th Father’s Day without my beloved Dad who passed away in 2002 and it’s still a difficult holiday for my siblings and me. Combined with the sadness of losing my brother-in-law this past week, as I blogged about in the past two posts, today was an extra difficult day full of tears…

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Attitude of Gratitude or Attitude Adjustment – June 9 Inspiration

Attitude of Gratitude or Attitude Adjustment – June 9 Inspiration

Attitude of Gratitude or Attitude Adjustment? One quality my Dad faithfully exhibited, even at the end of his days on earth, was gratitude. He was still thankful for all his blessings and for his family. Even during his last conscious hours, he encouraged US, his family members, to adjust our attitudes and display this attitude of gratitude and not blame God for taking Dad away from us.     To say it has been difficult to consistently be grateful, in…

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Sunday, June 21 – Happy Father’s Day and First Day of Summer!

Sunday, June 21 – Happy Father’s Day and First Day of Summer!

Happy Father’s Day to all the dads out there – and to the moms who are filling the dad role for a variety of reasons! This is my 13th Father’s Day without my beloved Dad who passed away in 2002 and it’s still a difficult holiday for my siblings and me.   Also, Happy First Day of Summer! How’s the weather in your part of the world? Here it was kind of chilly (60s) and raining most of the day,…

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Father’s Day 2011

Father’s Day 2011

This is my 9th Father’s Day without my beloved Dad, to whom this blog is dedicated. It always amazes me how emotional I still get on these special days, as so many memories come flooding back. My Dad was not only a great father, but a wonderful man, loved by everyone who knew him well. I regret that I have been away so long from this very special blog, but I had a great writing client in May, and had…

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