Monthly Archives: December 2020

A Christmas Morning Bomb in Nashville, Tennessee

Hello friends.  How was your Christmas? I hope it was better than mine.  For I woke up to news of a bombing in my hometown of Nashville, Tennessee.  At first, I innocently thought (like the Nashville police chief did) that … Continue reading

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Holiday Dangers for Pets

I usually repost this blog every year at the holidays. I’m still having a great deal of trouble navigating this “new” Block Editor (If you really want to know, I HATE IT) and it’s making me want to just throw … Continue reading

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R.I.P. Father Whalen

My beloved former priest, Father Peter Whalen, died this morning at 2:30 am at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, from COVID-19 pneumonia.  I’ve had two family members with COVID, and a few friends who have contracted it, but this is the … Continue reading

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The Beautiful Spirit of Dolly Parton

This right here is why I love Dolly Parton.  I watched her Christmas special on CBS Sunday night and this story she told about her mother brought me to tears…. right along with Dolly.   And then there was this song … Continue reading

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