Toast Time

When our niece, Heather, was visiting us over Spring Break, she asked Victoria, “What is your favorite food?”  Victoria’s reply was, “Toast.”  Heather was not impressed—there are FAR MORE exciting foods in the world than toast.  Victoria explained to her that toasted bread can be used for all sorts of things and made in all …

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44–It’s not what you think.

If you are reading this post, it is because you love me a lot, and hope springs eternal that I might ACTUALLY write something again. . .and here it is.  It is about. . . COMMUNICATION   I'm not sure why this thought comes to me again and again--but it does.  Maybe it's because I have …

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For Laura

Dear Laura, I am so thrilled you came into the shop today. First of all, that you loved the little yellow bird who "spoke" to you drew my attention immediately. That is why I said you needed to give it a name. I have a ceramic cow named Pearl, a rather large, ceramic rooster named …

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Walking

When I was in college, in Abilene, newly married, a new mom--up to maybe 4 years ago, I was a walker.  It was my exercise of choice--my go to.  I LOVE yoga, but I find that I REALLY need to be in a yoga class, and those are few and far between in Magnolia. The …

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