This weekend, my grandkids are coming for a month-long visit. It's the second year in a row they've come in the summer to spend significant time with Older Daughter and me, and we're as excited as if we were heading for Christmas morning. When Older Daughter was quite young, and her two oldest cousins were… Continue reading The Value of Summer Traditions
A friend posted this on her Facebook timeline the other day. It made me giggle, and I hope it will do the same for you. Enjoy!
My daughter posted this video on her Facebook account yesterday, so I watched it. I wondered if it was Alex Boye's version which has been, to date, my favorite version of this song. Alex's music, in general, makes me smile, which is saying something since I've been in a war with music for the past ten… Continue reading Feel Like Dancing?
What are your Top Ten favorite quotes? 1. "Whether you think that you can, or that you can't, you are usually right." Henry Ford This is so true, and I've seen it in action many, many times. I've watched talented writers fall off the grid because they believe they can't write. I've seen less… Continue reading Quotes to Live By
Number 9 on my list of 100 Things to do Before I Die is Visit every National Park in the United States. I love our National Parks. Absolutely love them. I'm sure this love is something my parents instilled in me at a very young age. When he was younger, my dad wanted to be… Continue reading
Because I think everyone needs a giggle now and then 🙂 ______________ from the blog Waxing the Turtle
This next item on my list of 100 Things I Want to do Before I Die is purely for fun. It has absolutely no redeeming social value. There's no deep spiritual meaning. No, this item is strictly self-indulgent. Before I die (and hopefully before I get too old to appreciate the experience) I'd like to… Continue reading 100 Things Before I Die: #8
In case any of you are diagnosed with the swine flu in the coming weeks, don't despair. There's no need to let a highly contagious disease disrupt your sense of fashion. Yes, that's right! All is not lost. Your face mask can double as a fashionable headband! ______________ from the blog Waxing the Turtle