Life Can Seem Ungrateful

By | 2018-03-25T20:48:01+00:00 November 1st, 2017|DEFINE YOURSELF, INSPIRATION|

Life can seem ungrateful, and not always kind. Life can pull at your heartstrings, and play with your mind. Life can be blissful, and happy and free. Life can put beauty, in the things that you see. Life can place challenges, right at your feet. Life can make good, of the hardships that we meet. [...]

The Colors of My Heart!

By | 2017-06-26T20:57:12+00:00 July 3rd, 2017|INSPIRATION|

Admiring our newly erected American flag, I look over the garden area where it stands and I am thankful. Our home is the place where everyone gathers for the 4th of July celebration. I suspect that it’s because the concrete basketball court serves as an excellent ‘staging’ area for fireworks. Although the kids are old [...]

Where Does Love Live?

By | 2017-06-10T08:14:07+00:00 February 1st, 2017|A GARDEN'S OPINION, INSPIRATION|

"The best and most beautiful things in this world cannot be seen or even heard, but must be felt with the heart." — Helen Keller   I spent the morning tromping through a foot of snow filling bird feeders in the garden. I love the snow, but I really am more fond of shorts and flip [...]

What’s Your Favorite Gift?

By | 2017-06-10T08:24:38+00:00 December 23rd, 2016|INSPIRATION|

According to a survey by Think Finance, 45% of Americans would rather skip Christmas. Though we know we should save, budget, and plan ahead almost 86% of families don’t and we enter the New Year in debt. Half those polled said, the financial stress runs high or extremely high and causes anxiety and depression. Our [...]