Life is Grace

Seeking the Blessings in the Chaos. Writing and Photography.

Even having a migraine, with all of its painful and ugly connotations, sounds romantic in French. According to one of my favorite books, Words in a French Life: Lessons in Love and Language From the South of France, by Kristin Espinasse (an American married to a Frenchman and living in Provence), to have a migraine …

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 This list comes courtesy of the Fibromyalgia Network. I was thrilled to find this–it totally captures most of my days lately!!! If you have fibro too, see if you can relate!! (It also explains why I have so sorely neglected you, my poor little blog…)  You Know You Have Fibro When… your 80-year-old mother phones …

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Meet, once again, Fiona, center of the universe and sweet, cuddly, soft little furball who owns our family of three. You will notice that, occasionally, she graciously lets George and me pose with her. (We haven’t figured out yet how to break the news that we are planning to adopt to her.)

Another from Wonkette, under the heading: GOP SECRET WEAPON STRIKES AGAIN Imagine you’re a Top Democrat Strategist looking at this week’s numbers: 13 House races are leaning Dem, along with a half-dozen Senate seats. Republicans are imploding from a seemingly endless supply of lurid scandals, the ceaseless horror of Iraq and a whole lot of …

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Here is a nifty list I stole from a blog I recently discovered, Sacred Ordinary, that I simply HAD to use because it fits my mood (crabbier than hell, that is) today perfectly. It also happens to contain some very useful advice. 21st Century Zen 1. Do not walk behind me, for I may not …

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Fiona has a new favorite TV show: Dog, the Bounty Hunter (on a&e tonight). She likes to watch and imagine herself as Dog, the Bounty Huntress. This is Dog:This is Fiona:As you can see, the resemblance is obvious. And here is Dog and his wife Beth on their wedding day:Actually, Beth works with Dog, so …

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