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Time of Renewal

Hello my sweet dear friends -

I am so incredibly happy and excited to be back in blog land with you and at the same time a little nervous and apprehensive with making my first post in quite some time.  Without going into all the details I can finally say I feel like I am back in the world of the living.  I feel rested, my spirit renewed and I have such a deep joy and peace from within. 

Lots of changes have taken place as well as challenges and the excitement of a whole new life adventure bursting open in front of me. Still lots to do but I am ready, willing and able to jump in feet first.  I am now living back in Washington state and excited beyond measure to be near my daughters and grandsons.  

I am slowly getting back into the creative swing of things and will hopefully be able to start posting my creative endeavors soon. But until then - I am so looking forward to checking out your blogs and see what has been happening in your lives too!!  I sure have missed you!!!

With hugs to all



  1. Welcome back Laine! This is all wonderful news. I am so happy for you.

  2. Hi Laine! Thanks so much for dropping by my blog and for sharing your childhood story about bees! Your poor brother! I hope you have a wonderful day!

  3. Welcome back! I was also away for a while but, it didn't take long to be posting away! Happy blogging!

  4. Welcome back,Laine! You have been missed. Glad to hear you are feeling better and ready to share your creativity again.
    Michaela xx

  5. Welcome back Laine! I was lucky enough to travel home through California, Oregon & Washington state this spring (from Arizona back to Canada) It was lovely! Enjoy being closer to your family. Looking forward to seeing your creations!
    Hugs, Renee

  6. How good to see you posting again, Laine! Welcome back. :-D

  7. Oh My Goodness - welcome back Laine - so glad everything is working out for you and so happy to see you back here in blog land.

    Hugs and more hugs.



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