Tag Archives: friendship

Spring Is In The Air

The birds were chirping so loudly this morning when I went out to the sunporch to have my coffee! I sat there and enjoyed the peace I felt in my newfound space. What a difference a day makes! I still … Continue reading

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Could You Be An Old Maid?

Do you remember being a kid and playing that card game called Old Maid?  It was a matching game – pairing up like cards until one person is holding the card depicted with an Old Maid on it because she … Continue reading

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What A Difference A Friend Makes

Well, I have this friend who LOVES to organize. We are complete opposites in that regard, but I have to follow up on the last post because… I cleaned out sunporch with her help on Sunday and even though my … Continue reading

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What’s Your Plan For Valentine’s Day?

I’m a divorced single mom with 2 college kids at home and no “Valentine” because I’m not dating in the middle of this pandemic. That’s a story for another post, but I’m still single so there’s nobody to send me … Continue reading

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End Of The Day Chat

My roommate from college and I often talk after 9pm with a glass of wine. We’re both divorced and so the conversations often run from exes, to kids, to a catch up on the day, to work frustrations and to … Continue reading

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Trying Out Plant Based Vegan Food

So this friend of mine is a plant-based vegan and has been for awhile.  We hadn’t seen each other in a long time and she suggested we go out to lunch.  I was excited because I love spending time with … Continue reading

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A Healed Divorcee’s Valentine’s Day

I lamented my former husband’s leaving.  I wallowed in the grief, stunned by his sudden departure.  I had been dumped.  Left by him and his family and I suffered.  I couldn’t see past my grief no matter what I did, … Continue reading

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I’m Teary Today

It’s a drizzly day here so maybe that’s the reason.  Maybe the gloomy weather has me down.  Maybe it’s that there has been a lot of sadness in my life lately as three people passed away.  Not directly related to … Continue reading

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Do I Stay Home Or Do I Go?

I wrote this yesterday and at the end, will give the follow up…Have you ever felt this way? It’s Saturday during Christmas season.  I have been invited to a party with a friend and her husband (as a third wheel, … Continue reading

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