Monthly Archives: March 2015

Journey 80: The Art of Blogging Class

   Today’s journey was also a delightful first. Alice Lynn Greenwood, director of artCentral in Carthage, MO, invited me to kick off their season of workshops with a class about blogging.  I’ve been consistently blogging since January 1, 2014, posting … Continue reading

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Journey 79: A Rare Spring Equinox

USA Today announced the arrival of spring by calling it a Freaky Friday. A rare occurrence happened today, with the convergence of the spring equinox, an invisible super moon, and a total solar eclipse! The spring, or vernal, equinox marks … Continue reading

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Journey 78: Spring Break Fun

In the Midwest, spring break is often a casualty of too many snow days. When school has been cancelled more than a couple of times, due to ice or snow, the days are made up by eliminating part or all of … Continue reading

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Journey 77: Outlander Series, Season 1

I have practiced great restraint the past 10 days. Highly anticipating the DVD release of the Starz adaptation of the Outlander books, I pre-order Season One, Part One before its release date of March 3. When it arrived, I held … Continue reading

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Journey 76: St. Patrick’s Day

Today is St. Patrick’s Day, and curiosity about who St. Patrick was, really, after all the myths about him are stripped away, led me on a Google search. I found plenty of blarney….and good info too. In the US today, … Continue reading

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Journey 75: The Hundred Foot Journey

Last week, when I stopped by my favorite DVD rental store to rent one of the Best Picture nominated films, I found The Theory of Everything, and received a recommendation. I met the owner of the store and chatted, naturally, … Continue reading

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Journey 74: Wild, Wild Weston Birthday Party

Today my family celebrated the birthday of one of its youngest members. Weston, grandson of my sister Linda, and son of my nephew Scott and his lovely wife Nicole, will be two years old tomorrow. Warm weather created the perfect opportunity to … Continue reading

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Journey 73: Irrefutable Signs of Spring

Although it was a little cool today, and overcast a good portion of the day, two signs of spring appeared, to let me know that the season of awakening and rebirth is near. I noticed this afternoon that my purple … Continue reading

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Journey 72: Acorns of Memory

 I am loving how the tiny acorn is showing up as I travel. It seems to be finding me, rather than me seeking it. And when this reminder of the journey crosses my path, I happily accept it.  The … Continue reading

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Journey 71: The Theory of Everything

I don’t normally do two posts in a row about movies, however, what a joy this week, as my journey included two movies that deeply impacted me. Tonight I watched movie number three among the eight nominated for Best Picture…The … Continue reading

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