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Monthly Archives: March 2016

The Language of Recovery

Early in my first pregnancy,  it seemed that everyone was talking about babies.  And there were pregnant women everywhere…all of the sudden.  Or at least, that was my perception.  Pregnancy is scary and exciting.  There is so much joy involved that it spills over and people want to…

Obits…

“When you write my obituary…”  my husband hesitated, then began again, “If I die first, and you write my obituary, please just state the facts.” “Okay, why?”  I asked. I was sitting on the couch nursing that first cup of necessary coffee while…

Lenten Wanderings

I made a king cake for Fat Tuesday.  The brioche-like pastry can be filled with cream cheese or cinnamon and inside a small figurine of the infant Christ is hidden.  The idea for partakers of this sweet treat is to find Christ.  It is a wonderful symbol of the…