Catching Fireflies

finding magic along the way

Monthly Archives: September, 2014

Monday Morning Pick-Me-Up

Let’s face it. Mondays are rough. The end of the freedom that came with the weekend, the start of a long week, the return to work. To help ease you into your week, I would like to share a little something that made me smile. For anyone waiting for the next Game of Thrones installment, …

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Mother, May I?

When we were young, we played a game called “Mother, May I?” Someone was the “mother” and the rest of us asked permission to move forward. “Mother, may I take three giant steps forward?” “Mother, may I run forward for 2 seconds?” “Mother, may I jump like a frog for 2 leaps?” The mother could …

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Monday Morning Pick-me-up

Let’s face it. Mondays are rough. The end of the freedom that came with the weekend, the start of a long week, the return to work. To help ease you into your week, I would like to share a little something that made me smile.

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Looking for Magic in Everyday Places

“And above all, watch with glittering eyes the whole world around you because the greatest secrets are always hidden in the most unlikely places. Those who don’t believe in magic will never find it.” ~Roald Dahl One of my favorite children’s authors is Roald Dahl (1916-1990). What an incredible imagination! 🙂 He wrote 21 books …

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Monday Morning Pick-me-up

Let’s face it. Mondays are rough. The end of the freedom that came with the weekend, the start of a long week, the return to work. To help ease you into your week, I would like to share a little something that made me smile.

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A 9/11 post worth reading

I saw a post written by Meg Cabot back in 2001.  It told the 9/11 story from a different point of view, the view of a wife waiting, terrified, to learn about her husband, a friend waiting to find out how many people she knew in the rubble. But it also told about the small …

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Where were you?

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Monday Morning Pick-Me-Up

Let’s face it. Mondays are rough. The end of the freedom that came with the weekend, the start of a long week, the return to work. To help ease you into your week, I would like to share a little something that made me smile.

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