Soulful Thoughts of Rachel

This is my life. It is my one time to be me. I want to experience every good thing. ~ Maya Angelou

Weekly Question #39 – Graduation Memories

What graduation memories do you hold dear in your heart and why? First of all, congratulations to Julie’s eldest daughter on her grade 7 graduation.  Wishing her more promising opportunities in life. I have fond memories of my Grade 7 graduation.  We wore our school uniform underneath a white toga. My friends and I were […]

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Weekly Question #34

What are your favorite romantic movies of all time? I love watching romantic films. Here are some of my favorite romantic movies that I never get tired of watching: An Affair to Remember Sabrina Pretty in Pink Sleepless in Seattle You’ve Got Mail Pretty Woman Love Affair My Bestfriend’s Wedding Meet Joe Black A Walk […]

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Weekly Question #26

Q: What kinds of gifts do you give to your loved ones during Christmas? How do you choose what to give? Hubby and I always go Christmas shopping together. Yohan is of course always on top of our list.  🙂 We often buy him new clothes and new pair of shoes.  We ask him what […]

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Weekly Question #24

Q: How do you pursue peace in your life? I pursue personal peace by trying my best to live an honest life. A clear conscience always gives a person a sense of peace within.  I’m not perfect but I try my best to avoid hurting other people.  I sleep better at night knowing I didn’t […]

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Weekly Question #23

Q: As we cap the celebration of All Saints Day and All Souls Day, the Weekly Question will focus on our departed loved ones. No, I am not asking you to play favorites with the question. Who among your dearly departed hold(s) a special place in your heart?  Photo taken last All Saints’ Day. I […]

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Weekly Question #22

Q: Who is the most annoying person that you have been unfortunate to have met in person? – Greenbucks I had a former colleague who I found so annoying beyond reason.  Honestly, it’s hard for me to explain but his face and his voice irritated me.  We were a so-called ‘team’ because our responsibilities at the […]

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Weekly Question #21

Here are a few lines of the song Welcome To My Life by Simple Plan: To be hurt To feel lost To be left out in the dark To be kicked when you’re down To feel like you’ve been pushed around To be on the edge of breaking down And no one’s there to save […]

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Weekly Question #20

She has been holding on to that thousand bucks for several months. Money was given by her godmothers when they had dinner one hot Saturday night last summer. She wanted to give it to her mother then, to add to her tuition expenses. Her mom declined, and told her to keep it so she could […]

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Weekly Question #20

We have all been scared with the controversy about milk products and milk from China. Somehow we, especially the mothers, were affected that this has changed the way we lived for some time. Or maybe we still harbor those fears in our hearts. The government does its work in investigating the problems but it is […]

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Weekly Question #18, #19

Q #18: This is a sequel to the WQ #17 Ugh about whether to continue eating or to abandon eating lasagna with pig’s brain in it. So the WQ#18 is related to this and here it goes: “What were the worst or weird food (for you) that you have ever eaten? What were your reactions?” […]

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