Category Archives: love


There is an art blog that I love for many reasons.  Artsyville is loads of fun to read and I love to see all of Aimee’s amazing doodle creativity and the lists she has.  She has a great etsy shop where I often … Continue reading

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The Days Crawl by

It’s been more than two weeks now since Bob died.  The days crawl by except when they don’t.  Some seem to slip through our hands like water.  It’s been rough, to say the least.  I can only imagine how my … Continue reading

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A List of things I LOVE

Today, I am filled with gratitude and I feel like making a list!  So, in no particular order, I’m listing things I love… pretty stamps bluebonnets my family! the smell of fresh-cut grass the sound of laughter — especially, my son’s, … Continue reading

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My First Goulet Pen Company Order

As I told you a couple of days ago, I joined the Goulet Pen Company ink drop pretty late at night on 8/31 and I placed my first order with them at the same time.  Today, I got both the ink … Continue reading

Posted in blogs I've found and loved, fountain pen, in the mail, ink, letter writing, love, writing

Look at What I Found this week!

Sometimes, it pays not to clean out your desk drawers! I grew up writing letters.  I had occasional pen pals through school and I had friends who moved away that I wrote to.  As I got older, the time between … Continue reading

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My middle granddaughter is a generous soul.  She is kind and helpful.  More so than her siblings.  She got $20 total for her birthday from various people.  Yesterday, I took both girls with me to the office supply store to get … Continue reading

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What’s Up Today?

Today, is my dear Aunt Joan’s birthday!  It’s one of the decade one’s.  I wish I could have been with her and given her a hug today.  I love you Aunt Joan!  When I was a kid, I called my … Continue reading

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Today is all about Dad talk

Today is the 14th anniversary of my dad’s passing. This day used to upset me a great deal. I finally got used to the idea of him being gone. I got used to the fact that we’d never be able … Continue reading

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You’re Got to Check This Out!

Artful Blogging magazine is something I’ve fallen for in a time when I’m trying to cut down and cut out magazines. The one pictured here is the Aug/Sept/Oct. 2009 issue. Because of it, I’ve found at least three blogs that … Continue reading

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