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A Renaissance Soul blogging on traveling, books, work, miscellany, and enjoying life.

Tag Archive for ‘life’

The Van

This is the post in which I pay loving tribute to my Toyota Sienna minivan, a vehicle that was the bridge between my single, career girl post-collegiate days and my present state as a working wife and mother of two. The van saw me through it all over almost 15 years and 192,000 miles of faithful service. It still ran great, but it had a few minor problems. Sure, the […]

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When Lightning Strikes

A couple of weeks ago, the phone rang at 7am. Now you know just as well as I do that almost nothing good comes from unexpected phone calls before 9am and after 10pm and this was no exception. It was my husband, calling me from work. He asked me to turn the news on and wait for a story about the woman in our area who was killed by a […]

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