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Day 26 – Slice of Life Challenge – Walking the Grounds

It is another wintery grey Sunday morning, it is 36 degrees (feels like 32) and wet! It rained about a half an inch during the night and the ground has thawed enough to take in this lite misty rain. Everything … Continue reading

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Day 20 – Slice of Life Challenge – Balance, the first day of spring!

It is the spring equinox. It means the Earth has hit the turning point in its orbit where neither the North or the South poles are tilted towards the sun. The Sun will spend roughly equal amounts of time above … Continue reading

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Day 10 – Slice of Life Challenge -Is it spring? This is Minnesota remember!

The light pours in from the southeast making the room golden in the early morning. It is shortly after 6:00 a.m. and I know the sun will not rise over the horizon for another 30 minutes but it is bright … Continue reading

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SOL Challenge Day 15 – I can’t wait

 I just can’t wait! I have been tromping around in my garden. I have been looking for the red and green of spring. I know I should not be walking on the grass yet. I should let it grow a … Continue reading

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#SOL2015 20/21 Remembering Grandpa

Spring is a glorious time when the flowers show their heads and the air is filled with a sweet smell of growing. It is early for those smells and sights here in Minnesota so I pulled my husband along and … Continue reading

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#SOL2015 28/31 Let’s Get on With It!

I am sitting in a bright red room with book spines of every color surrounding me. The sun is sparkling in the side window and a bright solid blue sky peers in as I type. I had put on a … Continue reading

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#SOL2015 20/31 Spring into growth

It is the first day of Spring. It is the vernal equinox – the sun is crossing over the equator and moving north to warm our bones and bring us greens, reds, yellows and other colors to brighten the days. … Continue reading

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#SOL2015 14/31 – Slowing spring with a racing heart

It is sunny and our Minnesota snow is almost gone. My son has called to say he is coming to use the driveway to polish his car. The birds are singing and my heart is racing to move into deep … Continue reading

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Thinking of Mom

March 30, 2012 Traveling on long mid west highways gave me time to think and reflect on how much I have learned from my Mother.    Today I was driving through the Iowa farm land.   Watching for early plowed … Continue reading

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Slice of Life – I can’t Kill it!

It was an icy, snowy day and after school classes were cancelled. The last day of meteorological winter and the first real snowstorm of the season.  Odd for Minnesota but it is Minnesota.     Students were gone and just a … Continue reading

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