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Baby Boy and Pappa Man

Space in the Nest for Blueberry Bushes – Emptying the Nest Part 2

After dropping Baby Boy at college, we drove away in an aimless fog. The trip had been carefully planed through this point – then no plan, just the road ahead and the still silence in the car. Tears. Separately. Together. We drove for hours, stopped when we were tired and hungry, slept, got up and […]

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Southern college tour Spring 2008

Emptying the Next – Part 1

In August our son left for college providing me with the opportunity to learn up close and personal about life’s transitions once again.  For months I rode anticipatory waves of:  sadness about the end of this chapter, loneliness over the sound and sense of emptiness in the house, worry and fear about how my husband and I would […]

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