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The Gift of Education

There is a solution to every problem and it is found in education. Far more than a system to learn skills like reading and math, education is where we open our eyes to possibilities, where we learn to think for … Continue reading

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And Sew

Sometimes I know what to do, because I did it wrong the first time or two I tried. I’m making a quilt for my newly expected grandchild. This time around, after trying to bind a practice quilt (for my granddaughter’s … Continue reading

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I’m Still Learning (and still shoveling)

Big flakes are swirling around and piling up. I suppose that is what snow flakes are supposed to do. I suppose. Snow flakes means moisture, snow pack in the mountains, no water restrictions, less fires, and – help me out … Continue reading

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The End is Near

I’m having one of those nights when I know I can’t go to sleep. I didn’t drink any late-in-the-day caffeine. I don’t have anything out of the ordinary going on tomorrow. I just can’t sleep – so – I’m going … Continue reading

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Opposites in Education

This past week, I took part in two enlightening, educational events. They could not have been from more opposite ends of the spectrum. The first was a reading and speaking engagement with the Pikes Peak Hospice volunteers. It was an … Continue reading

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