Posts Tagged ‘Miracles’

Believing is Seeing …

(posted by Jeanne on 12-01-2011)

We believe because not to believe is like missing the parade. Some of us ask, “Why” when presented with an unlikely outcome or opportunity while others ask “Why not.” Some of us are raised with rose-colored glasses while others decide, somewhere along the way, to trade our black and white set in for a rosier pair.  And some people prefer to stay inside our carefully constructed houses of refute with shades drawn as endless possibilities and miracles march by.

A few weeks ago I was wondering around a mall in Florida when Read more »

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The Red Hat

(posted by Jeanne on 11-10-2010)

Seven years ago on Veteran’s Day, Chuck and I took the kids to Manhattan to ice skate and see the parade. While window shopping, I noticed a red hat for sale and remembered a conversation I’d had with my mother. She talked about wanting a hat for her Red Hat Society lunch but couldn’t justify the expenditure. She’d been diagnosed with Read more »

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