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The Viscount – Chapter Thirteen

THE VISCOUNT OF MAISONS LAFFITTE CHAPTER THIRTEEN  “Well Gaston, it’s been nice to be here,” Paltier said with a contented sigh as he lifted his feet and placed them on
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This Stubborn Little Thing Called Hope

Things couldn’t get any worse, right? (chuckle) On Saturday, I woke up with a urinary tract infection, but I was pretty zen about it. Usually, the post-traumatic stress of having
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Fall Holds No Joy For Me

I am just going through the motions. My husband – who left for New York – was worried to leave me because I can barely function. I can function (get
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Jesus. Rock Star.

The church I went to in New York was very large, so I suppose that it was inevitable that someone famous would eventually show up. In this case, the famous
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The Viscount – Chapter Thirteen

And here is where you actually enter - from the back.

THE VISCOUNT OF MAISONS LAFFITTE CHAPTER THIRTEEN  “Well Gaston, it’s been nice to be here,” Paltier said with a contented sigh as he lifted his feet and placed them on the stool, set comfortably in front of the fire. He sipped his
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This Stubborn Little Thing Called Hope

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Things couldn’t get any worse, right? (chuckle) On Saturday, I woke up with a urinary tract infection, but I was pretty zen about it. Usually, the post-traumatic stress of having had a severe infection twenty years ago, all alone in a
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Posted in Faith, God's Love

Fall Holds No Joy For Me

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I am just going through the motions. My husband – who left for New York – was worried to leave me because I can barely function. I can function (get up, shower, walk the dog, feed the kids). But I
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Posted in Family, The Lady, Tout le Reste (Everything else)

Jesus. Rock Star.

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The church I went to in New York was very large, so I suppose that it was inevitable that someone famous would eventually show up. In this case, the famous person was Ricky Martin. I believe he only came one
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Posted in Faith, Jesus

Brussel Sprouts in Orange-Cream Sauce

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Brussel sprouts, poor little dears. They get such a bad rap. Even I thought I’d have to stick this recipe with a little post I’m concocting called, “Kitchen Disasters” (along with the gluten-free pot pie, the leek and chèvre tart,
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The Viscount – Chapter Twelve

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First time here? Start at Chapter One! THE VISCOUNT OF MAISONS LAFFITTE CHAPTER TWELVE  Paltier absently rubbed a dusty bottle of champagne in the wine cellar. It was only six o’clock in the morning, but he had a train to
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A Mountain Meeting with God

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I went on a church retreat in Normandy this weekend and it was good. It dredged up … feelings. In response to these feelings, a friend of mine recommended a book called Jesus + Nothing = Everything. Have any of you
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Posted in Faith, God's Love

Montmartre & Sacre Coeur

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Montmartre is located in the 18th arrondissement, and you will (probably) recognise three of its landmarks. The Moulin Rouge the café where Amélie Poulain worked, and the Sacre Coeur. The first two sites are right next to each other as
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Posted in France, Tourism, Tout le Reste (Everything else)

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