A Cup Of English

A Cup Of English

Unending colors.

The frosty days of early winter are here, so most people are staying indoors. Covid, of course, has made that worse....

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Saddle rock.

Saddle rock is the name of one of the hills that overlooks Wenatchee. It's name comes from the fact that, from a...

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Nurse's Assistant Clinicals.

I wasn't sure if I would be able to finish my nurse's assistant training this summer because of Covid. The last part...

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Washington State Bird.

The Goldfinch is the Washington State bird. I learned this from my enthusiastic mother-in-law, who was trying to...

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Assistant Nurse's Training.

I've been busy for a few weeks, as you might have noticed. I didn't mean to abandon you, but I had to for a short...

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Timber!

  Spring is notorious(1) for changeable weather. Over the past month that is certainly what we have been...

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A Dog Day.

Mother's Day in the U.S. is May 9th. It's supposed to be a day when people show their appreciation for their mothers...

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Connected.

Online group chats have become so common in the recent few months. And is it any surprise? With so many people...

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A Dogwood Trail.

One of the great distractions of this time of year are the dogwood trees. Like many other kinds of flowering trees,...

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Thoughts on the stay-at-home mandate.

Here are some of my thoughts on the stay-at-home mandate because of the Coronavirus, and how I have been feeling...

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Rosie's pace.

Staying close to home to exercise is one of the mandates that we have to follow to combat Covid-19. I see people...

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A mental health break.

With all that is going on around the world with the Coronavirus, I have felt overwhelmed recently, probably you are...

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A new kind of empty.

  My son was flying home. Thank Goodness! He was coming back from Sevilla, Spain where he had been studying. "I'm...

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Words of Encouragement.

  As I work in the schools in Wenatchee, I see, on a regular basis, all kinds of posters in the classrooms. They are...

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Tapas

As I looked through my photos today of my recent holiday, I came across one of a bar in Sevilla. I hadn't gone...

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Coronavirus.

  The news is full, these days, of reports about the Coronavirus, now called COVID-19. There is a sense of panic in...

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Christopher Columbus, really?

  A couple of weeks ago, I took my son to Sevilla in Spain. He is staying there to study Spanish and the culture....

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Scared of airports?

  Have you ever met anyone who is afraid of airports? If you have, he or she is probably a person who is not...

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Tacky.

Have you ever heard of the word ‘tacky’? This a word that I love. It’s actually more of an American term than an...

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Cloved Oranges.

When I walked into my mothers house yesterday I smelled something wonderful. “What is that smell mom?” I asked. “Well...

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