Category Archives: Childhood

Brio in my life!

Of late, Brio seems to be a big part of my life. According to Wikipedia, the word ‘brio’ means “a quality of being active, spirited, alive, and vigorous.” In terms of my life, ‘Brio’ represents a wooden train originally (but … Continue reading

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Girls and sparkles

What is it about little girls and sparkles? Even more than certain colors, it seems that little girls gravitate to anything with sparkles. Sparkly dresses, sparkly tights and shoes, sparkle to paint with…and the list goes on. It seems to … Continue reading

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Pulling my chain!

The other day I went into the powder room and turned on the lights. The powder room, adjacent to the family room, has just gone through a redo taking it down to the studs and changing out the light fixtures, … Continue reading

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Nounours and ‘The Velveteen Rabbit’

Nounours has become a very important part of our household. Nounours is almost as old as I am, which is saying something and was and is my original teddy bear. How he survived all these years defies the imagination and … Continue reading

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Wednesday morning

It is cold in the house when you get up too early. Not having done much yesterday means that I did not tire myself out that much and although I really did not nap, I ended up waking up around … Continue reading

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