Friday Gratitudes

⁃ Pain meds make post op dental surgery easier to manage ⁃ Dinner with a good friend ⁃ Random encounter with my daughter ⁃ New book recommendations via photo challenge prompts ⁃ discovery of a new farm egg supplier close to home . . Two days off from vigorous activity. My old self would be

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Monday Metaphors

What do you really, really want? It might take some time to figure it out. It might make you uncomfortable to answer the question. I challenge you to give it a try. Write down all the things, then be quiet , sit with them and then do it again. Eventually you will find some clarity.

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Seen on Sunday’s walk

A gaggle of geese::A cow resting in the shade::A quarrel of swallows::A grasshopper ::A convocation of swirling bald eagles (four) ! ::A variety of thistles::The HERON

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Saturday

Today’s walk : One massive duck, the heron, a small yellow bodied bird, sunkissed blackberries, lines, a schoolbus, very few humans, birdsong, farm noise .

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Friday Gratitudes

• Mr W stepping up and taking care of the home front this summer • Library books that arrive in a timely fashion • Blackberries and Blueberries • A long weekend • Cleaning junk drawers and finding all kinds of cool things; some to donate, some to resurrect into purpose in my quest to #makedo

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Friday Gratitudes

• for wonderful days in Nelson and for our canoe adventure at the end and the survival of the iphoneX • Finding the new wings mural in downtown Langley • Seeing both my son and daughter in the same day • Reconnecting with an old friend • Going to Bard on the Beach tonight Also

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Friday Gratitudes #findthelight

1. Vacation days 2. S’mores and a fire pit 3. Fresh Okanagan cherries 🍒 4. Thrift store finds: brand new cotton dinner napkins and a Brian Wildsmith illustrated alphabet book 5. Excellent fishing days for Mr W 🎣🎣. A week of summer vacation is just the thing. My Fitbit tells me I have managed to

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Friday Gratitudes

• Vacation days start soon. • My new clogs. • Mr W’s skills on the BBQ. • Steaming hot, black coffee ready first thing in the am. • My new headshots – decision time. • Having my own business to create a separate revenue stream. . . I am so looking forward to a little

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Summer Bucket List

🌻Mel Robbins talked about creating a list of the things to do this summer; be intentional and make things happen. Back in my blogger days we called it a Summer Manifesto. Here are a few of mine.🌻 Dine outside:: Bard on the Beach:: eat Okanagan cherries:: pick blackberries:: canoe on a lake:: go to Vancouver

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Friday Gratitudes

Friday Gratitudes 1. Coffee first thing – and the ease of the morning 2. Rain – let it rain before the wedding this weekend – fire 🔥 season is coming 3. The perfect timing of fresh hair and new head shots – coming soon! 4. Conversations with my daughter 5. The library – love ordering

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