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It takes a community to cure cancer

Of course – before we rang the bell – I had to say a few words to the people who have supported my family and I throughout this journey!  You know me.  It was a beautiful day – and a … Continue reading

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Quilts, mittens, and tapenade

I drew open the curtains this morning to see a slight frost had nipped the rooftop.  I breathed it in.  I thanked God for the day. I had no pain. “Good- morning, Stacey.”  greeted Kevin with the coffee he made … Continue reading

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Saturday Mornings with Barb

“How are you feeling, Barb?”  was the question with which I began my Saturday morning walk with Barb. “More informed.”  I think was her reply.  “I am much richer because of my experience.  Running for council was one of the … Continue reading

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Are You Under the Influence?

Are You Under the Influence? Who or what has had the most significant and sustained influence over you than anything else? Take a moment to think about what type of a phone you buy, the fast-food joint you frequent, or … Continue reading

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