Category Archives: Roma

Monday morning

Breakfast at the hotel in Rome. There are no words…. Back to work today. Here’s what I endeavor to do: work to the best of my ability, being cognizant that I bring a lot to the table, in my experience, … Continue reading

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Back where I belong

This is a photo of me & my daughter near Positano, Italy. It is a beautiful place and we were blessed with good weather. Yesterday I got to go to a meeting at my home group. It was my friend’s … Continue reading

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Photos from Italy

This was a little throw-away photo of the Colosseum.  I am not even sure I stopped to take it, I think I might have just snapped it as I walked by.  It was Sunday, the last day of the trip, … Continue reading

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Takeaways from Rome Trip

I’m going to put a more positive post on top of this, so if you have found yourself at THIS post, you will find a reflective Mary.  Not a “Wow!  What a great time I had in Rome!” I traveled … Continue reading

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After four days off

I have some time to do things I normally don’t have time for. Like having dinner with a friend last night. Like getting to meetings and actually visiting with people. I feel somewhat relaxed. But then, in just three weeks, … Continue reading

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I didn’t mean to leave…

There’s sweet kitty, sitting in the bedroom window.  She is such a good kitty. I didn’t mean to leave.  I am sorry if I worried anyone.  I always think it is rude of others to leave without notice and cause … Continue reading

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Tuesday Morning

I keep pulling up little carrots while I am pulling weeds in my little garden.  They are adorable and taste delicious!  We had an insane wind blow through last night and I am afraid to look at the garden this … Continue reading

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