Category Archives: Serendipity

Serendipity means a “happy accident” or “pleasant surprise”; a fortunate mistake. Specifically, the accident of finding something good or useful while not specifically searching for it.

Detox Series

It’s been mentioned to me that I seem to always have some new thing I am “into,” usually health or fitness related. Well, my next newest thing is a Candida Cleanse. When I hear about something from several different (unsolicited) … Continue reading

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Chance Encounter

“We are freezing out here…all I do is split, haul, and stack wood into my sunroom. If I don’t keep the wood stove going 24/7 the furnace kicks in every 20-30 min.” This is an email I got from my … Continue reading

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Jesus is better than a Superbowl Ring

I was cheering for the Seahawks anyway, but these guys just went way up a notch in my estimation. You often see celebrities take advantage of their position and visibility to hawk (hmmm…no pun intended…) various wares or push pet … Continue reading

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Weekly Writing Challenge: Cliffhanger

Here’s my cliffhanger! Solution to follow…(hint is in the title. I’m getting a double writing challenge out of this. Synchronicity in action!) Across 4. Saffy’s brother in the book, Saffy’s Angel 8. A fruit that is also a color 10. … Continue reading


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Modern Interpretive Art

My daughter had these scrap strips of paper and her daughter (my talented, creative 6-year-old granddaughter) took them and created a montage of the Christmas Story. Top left: The Three Wise Men Follow the Star; top middle: Mary & Joseph … Continue reading

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2013 Book List

The Boy with a Hat asked, “How many books have you read this year?” and it got me thinking… My number is 36 and a half. The half is Anna Karenina, probably my only title that (my son-in-law) would classify as Literature, and … Continue reading

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Joyful Surprise

My 83-year-old mother being greeted by her granddaughter. Mom paid us a surprise visit by flying in a few days before Thanksgiving this year. She said this was “pay-back” for my surprising her on her 80th birthday by appearing in … Continue reading

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Joy to the World

This weekend I found myself in a quiet, beautiful place, and was there for quite awhile with no one around, so I decided to take advantage of the circumstances and meditate. I focused on a swirl in the marble baseboard … Continue reading

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Lucky Lucy

I missed the Daily Prompt on November 15 to write about Evil, because nothing specific came to mind. But today I had a phone call from my daughter. She was heading to her car and heard strange noises coming from the nearby … Continue reading

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Synchronized Holiday Joy

  I had an idea this morning about Christmas decorations: I wanted to find some Christmas sheet music that I could use to cut out stars and laminate for the tree, or to roll into scrolls and tie with ribbons. … Continue reading

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