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Cookie's Bliss Environment

What the Rain Barrel Taught Me About Gratitude

They say you never miss the water ’till the well runs dry.

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Closet of Anxieties Politics The USA

Shattered

As the details around the insurrection settled into my chest like a bad cold, I realized it had shattered my belief that regardless of our political leanings, we were all Americans who held some things sacred.

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Closet of Anxieties Politics War and Peace

They Say

Sound bytes are eating my brain. Make it stop!

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New Years's Resolutions

2021 Intentions

At 66, I am at an odd nexus in my personal development: hyper-aware of my strengths and weaknesses and yet irrationally rebellious.

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Garden Self Reliance

Our Winter Garden

Because we live on a sunny piece of property only 35.57° north, we have access to homegrown food every day of the year.