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Weekly Photo Challenge: Minimalist

 I took a stroll in my father’s garden…peacefully appreciative of his skill… …and the care he gives his lovely charges… This week’s Weekly Photo Challenge: Minimalist.

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Posted in 2014, Uncategorized

Peace Challenge: The Woman in the Mirror

Months  ago our friend Kozo challenged us to post about our truest self, our grandest self, or about the self we would like to be.  Who was the person each of us faced in the mirror?  What did that reflection

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Posted in 2014, B4Peace, Uncategorized

Signs

The Weekly Photo Challenge is Signs. A few years ago I made a visit to my folks house with the intent of scanning family photos. I came across a unique piece of family memorabilia. When I asked my mother about

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Posted in 2014, Family history

Nighttime

The Weekly Photo Challenge is Nighttime. Here is a photo I snapped in the wee morning hours from the backseat of an airport shuttle. I had traveled to Des Moines, Iowa on a business during the winter of 2012. I

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Posted in 2014

Endurance–“Sugar Beets”

  The Weekly Photo Challenge is Endurance. I went to the family archives to find the photo my father labeled “sugar Beets.” This photo from the mid-1920’s helps me to understand this part of my family’s history. When I asked

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Posted in 2014

“When the going gets tough, stop and think about everything you’ve already accomplished.”

It’s not easy to express all that’s happened since the end of 2012 when I decided to join a gym. My health was changing.  I didn’t like how I felt. The results of my annual blood work were cause for concern. 

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Reflections – A Personal Transformation

The Weekly Photo Challenge this week is Reflection.  The topic couldn’t be more timely. Over the past fifteen months I’ve worked hard to regain my health and become physically stronger. After re-writing this post umpteen times, I finally decided the

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Posted in 2014, Personal, Uncategorized

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