Lent is 40 days.
But Easter is 50!
During these past 50 (plus) days I have taken the time to be quiet; albeit extremely busy, in an effort to be more fully
present with the people, places, or circumstances I found myself to be – while keeping my eyes wide open.
Looking back, I am so grateful that I did!
The Tailgater! Circa 2008-2014
Cuppycake and I enjoy traveling together.
No matter car, plane, or train it’s
all about the journey….
or is it the destination in the end?
(Nobody ever seems to remember!)
“It is good to have an end to journey toward; but it is the journey that matters, in the end.” Ursula K. Le Guin
This quote was first painted above our fireplace mantle in our home in 1997, then followed us to our current home in 2014 where it remains today.
My children often tease that it shall be woven into my eulogy one day – mostly because despite having seen this quote the majority of their lives they
still continue to mis-quote it.
Which they deliberately know drives me
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