Category Archives: One Thousand Gifts

Finally Flowers

I am so ready for Spring, and this week gave some hints that it may almost be here. We finally have a few  more flowers blooming in the yard. The precipitation this week came as rain rather than snow. There … Continue reading

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Ten Things of Thankful

For these things I am thankful…   +A week that begins with unexpected snow can end with a bunch of blooming jonquils. +Jonquils are a reminder that life has its seasons and every winter eventually ends and mellows into spring. … Continue reading

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Sweet and Savory

The food in France was amazing.  Whether sweet or savory,  I enjoyed it all.  It takes both to add flavor to life. The sweet and savory of this week… Daughter #2 came home for Spring Break.  It was fabulous having … Continue reading

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The Unexpected

There is a store in Topeka, KS that is fun to shop even for a non-shopper like me.  I love it because I never know what I will find there.  Sometimes I am not sure what I have found even … Continue reading

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The Eyes Have It

At the Domaine de Chantilly in France stands a display cabinet of trinkets and jewels of a by-gone era.  The most intriguing to me were these brooches that contained the simple image of someone’s eye looking directly at you.  I … Continue reading

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