Tag Archives: Maryland


There is a history with horses in the family. My father grew up on a farm, was an avid racing fan all his life. My mother took English riding lessons as a teenager. So I was not surprised to find … Continue reading

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Guest Post – New Beginnings

Originally posted on A Momma's View:
A beautiful guest post from my friend Vanbytheriver. I was told that it was sort of inspired by my ‘Inside Out’ post, which makes me even happier. I can totally relate to how…

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Dear Baltimore,

You were home during some of my family’s best years. There has always been talk of retirement in Maryland. My adult daughter worked in the city, living just 2 blocks from Camden Yards. I feel a connection and care about … Continue reading

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Red Pajama Holiday

A cherished memory from a time just about 2 decades ago. With all the fuss and stress over the holidays just about wrapped up, it is moments like this that I remember with the most fondness. My two babies, in … Continue reading

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On the Dock of the (Chesapeake) Bay

“I’m sittin’ on the dock of the bay Watchin’ the tide roll away, ooh I’m just sittin’ on the dock of the bay Wastin’ time “ Simple lyrics, beautiful melody, achingly memorable voice. Otis Redding. Some would say this was … Continue reading

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