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Daily Prompt: Million-Dollar Question

Why do you blog?

Really… the question is directed to me… so…

Why do I blog?

I started blogging k6584220after viewing a friend’s blog and just enjoyed her thoughts on many subjects…

I learned more about her by reading than I ever did actually talking face to face with  her…

Isn’t that a shame!…

It seems we are way more truthful when we blog… It just flows from our fingertipsx10900469

I also had retiredWhat to do with some of my time?…

I had been wanting to write about my adventures while working with Special Education students for 30+ years…

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There were adventures to tell…pgi0201

There were funny incidences to tell…

There were personalities to share…k10454203

There were sad stories

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There were humorous stories

There were heartachesk12483651

There was loveu10961440

There were teaching momentsk0337539

There were learning moments

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It was pure joy!…

It seemed to have a lot of details that could capture an audience

So, I wrote for a year combining tales of mine with tales from my “Special Kids”…

It was amazing!…

I now write to express myself

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I enjoy “Other’s writings” also…

It makes me thinkk11242244

It has given me friendsk9896399

It keeps my mind busy…k12351686

It keeps me up on world news

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It keeps me up on happenings that I’ll never encounter

It makes me more aware of people and the different facets of others lives…k0248957k0248957k0248957

It gives me contentmentcfr0252

It makes me proudk6050565

I belong to a special “community” now…k7481127

I like the way others have accepted me … even has raised my self-esteem… I’ve received a clearer picture of who I actually am…k10359530

and it doesn’t seem too bad!

Weekly Photo Challenge: “BIG”

A few of my favorite photos depicting “BIG”…

Grandson and his “BIG” ball…

My Granddaughter always loved “BIG” hats…

Grandson thinks he’s as “BIG” as his Poppy…

“BIG” snow… front porch flower pot…

Weekly Photo Challenge: “MERGE”

My son and his wife “merged “

to bring together three wonderful children…

Weekly Photo Challenge: “BLUE”

Gift…

I picked these from my flower bed a few days ago and put them in my little “Blue” vase…

I call them “Pin Cushions”… Flower name is “Scabison”…

The centers look like little pins sticking to a pin cushion

Attracts birds  and butterflies

Extended bloom season…

Provides a source of nectar for bees  and butterflies…

and I just love their color… “Blue”

Weekly Photo Challenge: “Unfocused”

Memory…

I had to do some searching to find my “Unfocused” photos… But, being a Grandma… I couldn’t delete these of my Grandchildren painting one day at my house a few years ago… All pictures of them are precious!… So glad I saved these! …and one added note… “time does fly!”