Blog Challenge Day 7
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Blog Challenge Day 7

Word of the Day: Breathe What a busy day I’ve had!  I was supposed to write this morning during the quiet, peaceful hour before my daughter gets up.  Instead, I had a bizarre dream and completely overslept.  My morning of writing and yoga vaporized with my bad dream when I saw the clock read 8:15.  … Continue reading

Blog Challenge Day 4
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Blog Challenge Day 4

Word of the Day: Accomplished Tonight is my last night on the night shift for the week and that means that I only have one day of work left before we are on our way to Alabama for my husband’s graduation from Warrant Officer School.  It has been four long months of training for him … Continue reading

Blog Challenge Day 3
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Blog Challenge Day 3

Word of the Day: Dandelion A couple of months ago one of my friends posted this short essay about military children.  I know it has been well circulated in military forums, but I wanted to add my two cents on it here. The official flower of the military child is the Dandelion.  Why? The plant … Continue reading

Blog Challenge Day 2
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Blog Challenge Day 2

Word of the Day: Peace My aunt suggested that today’s word should be Relax.  And I really wanted to take her suggestion because it made me smile and I know it is good advice.  But relaxing is hard; especially on the days that I work.  Then on the days that I’m off even when I … Continue reading

Blog Challenge Day 1
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Blog Challenge Day 1

Word of the Day: Focus I think most people who know me would say that I’m a pretty positive person.  Typically Up Beat, ready for a challenge, happy, energetic, etc., but lately with my husband gone and starting this new job and living in a new place, I’ve had harder time staying positive.  It has … Continue reading