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Summer Fun And New Ideas

Posted: 4 years ago | By: Christine Somers | In: Life Management | Read Time: 2 minutes, 25 seconds
Summer is in full swing as my squash and zucchini plants are heavy with fruit and I am in full gardening gear as I work to out wit our resident groundhog in battle for the most tender parts of the lettuce. He is winning. My grandkids are visiting one at a time this summer instead of descending upon us in a pack. There is such joy in these intimate and joyful visits but I will be the first to conced...
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To Be or To Do

Posted: 4 years ago | By: Christine Somers | In: Life Management | Read Time: 3 minutes, 30 seconds
{ James Hunter Black Draftee }A new internal dialogue has emerged as I become increasingly aware of the finite nature of time. Money, shoes, and books are like Doritos, when needed, we just make more. But time appears to be the only resource that is specific and determined and therefore our mos...
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A Widow's Guide

Posted: 4 years ago | By: Christine Somers | In: Life Management | Read Time: 0 minutes, 34 seconds
{Kristin with Deepak Chopra}This past summer I wrote about my friend Kristin Meekhof and her efforts on behalf of widows worldwide. Kristin lost her husband to adrenal cancer in only seven weeks after the initial diagnosis. She has drawn upon her own experiences to write an inspiring book that helps guide...
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Free The Angel!

Posted: 4 years ago | By: Christine Somers | In: Life Management | Read Time: 2 minutes, 15 seconds
Do you believe in angels? If I were to put that question to Marty, he would ask me to define the word angel. We would spend at least an hour hammering out vocabulary before getting to the discussion of belief. I will attempt to clarify the word before moving forward with our conversation. When Matthew, my son, had his cycling accident last year, my daughter visualized an angel embracing and swaddli...
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Merry New Year!!

Posted: 4 years ago | By: Christine Somers | In: Life Management | Read Time: 2 minutes, 40 seconds
Life is good and yet, it is a bit off schedule. We had our first snow of the season at the Lake this morning, my Christmas tree was up well into the New Year and this is my first blog post of the 2016. I can't explain the lack of snow but the Christmas tree and blog post are my doing. Our Christmas tree was beautiful and smelled delicious and I couldn't bring myself to take it down. The blog has ta...
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