Category Archives: Grattitude

Sunday With April

Would you eat a grub if you knew it would cure something…..like depression? You know, one of these… Oh! I certainly would. I’d add a little Sriacha sauce, wash it down with one of my favorite beers, and I’d be … Continue reading

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Sunday With April

who is that person–the one staring back at me certainly not the same person of yesterday locked in a mind of darkness there was light yesterday with that person the one behind the mirror   I can still perform as … Continue reading

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Sunday With April

thoughts locked inside it’s what I do the person misrepresented is known by few can you hear the screams? Silence nothing is as it seems look into my eyes do you see the war inside? look beyond the glaze right … Continue reading

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The Little Things That Inspire

I don’t know if I can keep this up every day but here is another beautiful, warm-fuzzy. My hope when I started blogging was to inspire myself, to give myself pep talks, and to hopefully educate someone who doesn’t understand what it’s … Continue reading

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Close Your Eyes

Every Christmas and birthday my husband has asked me what I want. My response, an orange tabby cat. That’s many years of responding the same way and never receiving that gift. On Christmas Eve, 2007, my kids rescued a cat … Continue reading

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Sunday With April

Well, here I am. Able to sit upright, and for that I’m thankful. I did something to screw up my back and have been spending weeks lying flat on the floor to get some relief. A little list of what … Continue reading

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Do As I Say, Not As I Do

I am long overdue to log some gratitude. The following made me smile: my Darth Vader respirator my patience—or procrastination (too-may-tow, tah-mah-tow) our daughter has already found a job in a skilled nursing facility white chocolate M&Ms—oh. my. the colors … Continue reading

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Sunday with April

I’m having a bit of a conundrum with my yarn stash. I have TONS…okay, I’ll show you so that you can appreciate what I’m talking about… Bad picture but it shows most of what I have stashed in a closet…some … Continue reading

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Sunday with April

About half way through the week I wanted to give in. The whiny voice in my head kept repeating a bunch of “I can’t do this”, “this is too hard”, “how will I ever be caught ups”. I seem to … Continue reading

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Sunday gratitude with April #5

The following made me smile this week: an orange car that looked like a transformer toy. Two wheels in front and one in back, no roof. I was asked how my 21-day sugar detox was progressing–it stalled with the blackberry … Continue reading

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