Category Archives: Dawn’s Offering

A Little Bit At A Time

Making resolutions isn’t hard. No, really, it’s easy to say you’re going to lose weight or finish that book. The hard part is the “how.” If you’re like me, you feel overwhelmed by the daunting task ahead. I mean, how … Continue reading

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Expectations

               Lately, I’ve been thinking about expectations. What do I expect from myself, and what do others expect from me? These two are not always the same, and can be a large cause of the stress in our lives. The … Continue reading

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Pennsic War

“Burn the village!” The cry rang out through the dark. We really weren’t surprised, after all, that’s what Vikings do. And as this was a Viking Feast at Pennsic War, certain expectations had to be met. The ale had been … Continue reading

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Sir Smudge’s Shoes

Sir Smudge here. My person is taking a “cat” nap. I’m not prone to those myself, but she seems to enjoy them. Lately she seems to think I have a shoe fetish. I have no idea where she got that notion, … Continue reading

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Childhood Memories

Even though Halloween is in our not too distant past, I wanted to share a childhood memory that makes me smile every “All Hallows Eve.” “You have to take her with you.” Our mother uttered those horrifying words. My sister Gail … Continue reading

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Remembering Grandmas

A little over a year ago I lost my grandma.  I was honored to have the chance to read my “goodbye” at her service. My Grandma From pies to potatoes, everything my grandma did fascinated me. As I grew, I trailed … Continue reading

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Audio Heaven?

I’m in my car a lot, and I’ve discovered audio books. I now “read” more books than I ever have and it’s made such a difference in keeping up with what’s out there in romance. I also appreciate the work … Continue reading

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Mrs. Hill’s Third Grade Class

The last month and a half, on Friday afternoon, I’ve been doing a Junior Achievement program for Mrs. Hill’s third-grade class. The program encourages businessmen and women to bring a different perspective to students. Each session was filled with discussion, … Continue reading

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Sir Smudge – Introduction

Sir Smudge here. At least that’s what my human calls me. She’s out at a Teddy Bear and Doll Show, whatever that is, so I decided to use her keyboard. Now you have to promise me you won’t tell her … Continue reading

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March Magic

Before all the magic drains out of March, I thought I’d share the little story I wrote to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day. (With a name like “Ireland” I think I was destined to spin stories and sing songs.) A Leprechaun’s … Continue reading

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