Welcome, and thanks for visiting! ๐ŸŒบ

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The purpose of this blog is simply to share my life.ย  The purpose of my life is to gratefully embrace every day as a fresh opportunity to practice productive compassion, continuous growth, unwavering faith & authenticity in order to have a positive impact on the lives of those around me.

(Full transparency, most days I fall waaay short…just sayin’ ๐Ÿ˜‰)

Feel free to leave your comments.

๐Ÿ’œ, Cindy

 

32 comments on “Welcome, and thanks for visiting! ๐ŸŒบ

  1. Mermaid in a Mudslide – the caption of the blog just pulled me in and the section of this page intrigued my interest more ๐Ÿ™‚ Couldn’t agree more, looking forward to read more from u ๐Ÿ™‚

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  2. Delighted to have you subscribe to Learning from Dogs. Thank you!

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  3. Thanks for liking posts on the Linear33 blog. After reading your “About me” section, I look really forward to seeing your posts in my reader.

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    • You are so welcome! I love your blog..I especially liked the post about salt. Of course I remember too when salt was a big “no-no” and now there are stores here that just sell different “gourmet” SALTS…and they’re expensive!

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  4. Thank you for inspiring me, I am going through a bad time now, your words really give me courage

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    • The key is you’re “going through” the bad time. It’s when we give up in the middle of the tunnel that things get so much worse. Like that saying goes, when you find yourself walking through the valley..keep walking!! Thanks again for taking the time to alert me to my website issue. I love your photos! Hope you have a good day.- cindy

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  5. Thanks for visiting and following my blog!

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    • My pleasure! Enjoyed looking at your pictures..especially those amazing trees outside your window!๐ŸŒณ๐ŸŒณ๐ŸŒณ

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  6. I like the way you think! Thanks for the follow. I’m looking forward to reading more. I already enjoyed your post about losing your power. We really don’t always remember how fortunate we are.

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  7. I love the name of your blog and it so suits life in general. I agree that the river flows easily at times and then is stormy, the next. And yes, sometimes we feel alone as if this only happens to us or our family. Reassuring to know and read that others experience the hills and valleys as well. Looking forward to reading more about your chaos and your calm as we experience our’s as well. Cheryl

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    • Thank-you, and your site is incredible! Your kids are SO fortunate to have traveled to such exotic places..my kids, not so much..unless Epcot in Orlando counts..HAHA

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  8. Hi Miss Mermaid, I have nominated you for the Real Neat Blog Award. Please donโ€™t feel obliged to accept! I will post the link below.

    Regards,

    Angela (AKA The Hedgehog) xx

    https://angela10551.wordpress.com/2015/06/05/real-neat-blog-award/

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    • Well thank-you.๐Ÿ˜Š I’m not sure what that means, but I will check it out!- Cindy PS- I love your gravatar (sp?) photo.. One of the early pictures I put in my online gallery was of my friend’s hedgehog at Christmas. He’s so cute!

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      • I wasn’t sure either until I got nominated! I think it’s an award given out between bloggers to show their appreciation, and to promote the blogs you like.

        Yes, I adore hedgehog’s too. Thanks for the compliment! ๐Ÿ™‚

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      • So I must really be a dumb bunny. I finally sat down to figure this out and I have two questions right off the bat…#1 Can a link just be your full web address typed out? I don’t know how to create a link like you did on your page. Also, regarding the logo..do you just cut and paste it into a post? Onto the sidebar? You are probably SOO sorry you nominated me..HAHA!!! ๐Ÿ˜– CIndy

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      • Hi Cindy. Of course I’m not sorry! And I’m no computer whizz myself. If you are talking about links to nominees blogs, just copy what you see in the top left bar when you are on their blog page. Then paste it into the URL part of your wp media library. If you notice underneath is an option to name the link. So just type in their actual blog name. ‘Mermaid etc’ and it should show up on your post.

        With the Logo, I copied and pasted it into the header (using Add Media) of my blog post.

        Hope that helps! If you need ‘talking down’ I will be around tomorrow afternoon. Just email me at Angela10551@hotmail.com, and we can work something out. I am in Switzerland, so it may be morning for you!

        Oh and if it’s too much hassle don’t bother! I nearly didn’t! But it’s all good experience I suppose! The wp techie stuff I mean. ๐Ÿ˜ƒ

        Best of luck! Angela x

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      • Thanks Angela..I will try to figure it out..I am pretty determined to understand all of this stuff. If I can’t I will email…Die Schweiz..๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ญ how lucky! I used to live in Germany -dad in the air force..many years ago.

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  10. I just discovered you from Life As We See it – love the premise of your blog and the name – very inspiring – looking forward to reading more :).

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  11. Thank you for visiting my blog and I look forward to sharing posts in the future. Bright Blessings:-)

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  12. Hi Cindy! Thank you for liking and following my blog! It means a lot to me!
    I also wanted to add I really admire your story and the way you perceive the world! Life is so unpredictable. Good things happen and bad things happen, yet at the end of the day we are able to choose how we respond good or bad. Lets stay in touch!

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  13. I like your way of looking at the prospect of dating over the internet. I love the verse from Joshua too. Have a great day.

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    • My son is married, but I have three daughters..two of whom work unbelievable hours. (the other one will be going to college this fall) There are just not a lot of options for meeting guys..so whatever works. ๐Ÿ’› Thanks so much for stopping by! ๐ŸŒธ

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  14. Nice to connect with you! Just cruising around your blog a bit. Nice to know that I can look forward to my 50’s since they are my next milestone. ๐Ÿ˜€

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    • I was braced for the worst, but have been very pleasantly surprised. ๐Ÿ˜Š There’s a little more “maintenance” involved..haha..but hey, I’m totally willing to work at it…want to stay healthy & happy for my family and myself!

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      • Yes I need to get back on the healthy track. Vacation was consumed with eating lots of things I shouldn’t. I feel so much better when I eat right and exercise.

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      • I was just discussing this with my daughter. We just had a big, rolling birthday week-end full of great food, great drinks..tons of fun and I think my body is still trying to return to normal. I haven’t slept well in days, I’m hot, achy and cranky..just not myself. Don’t get me wrong, it was totally worth it (esp the margaritas ๐Ÿ‘) but I am physically SO much better (and in balance) when I eat well. ๐Ÿ˜Ž

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  15. Beena Raveendran

    I simply loved it!

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