Since It’s World Bee Day

Today is “Word Bee Day.” Who knew???  Well, I guess the UN General Assembly did, since they declared it a couple years ago. I didn’t know until this morning, but that’s okay. I have nothing against bees. I usually have a hundred or so spending time in my azalea bushes., and we get along fine.Continue reading “Since It’s World Bee Day”

Thanksgiving Thursday 9/21/17

Many of you know that I have been going through a very sad time in my life lately. And, as I’m sure most of you are aware, it’s very easy to let the sadness add its weight to all the other pressures and stresses of life and cloud our vision so that we focus onContinue reading “Thanksgiving Thursday 9/21/17”

Weekly Smile 78

This week on “Weekly Smile” Trent sparked my memory about a post I did a little over a year ago concerning smiling. So I decided it would be a good time to dig it out of my archives and give it another run. I need to follow the advice in my own post more often.Continue reading “Weekly Smile 78”

Living a Grateful Life

Have you ever noticed how much better your life is when you’re grateful for all the good things in it? Oh, I know, I know … life is full of aggravations — some huge, but most of them quite small in the scheme of things. I’ve had my share and, frankly, I’ve had a lotContinue reading “Living a Grateful Life”

Happiness Experiment

  When your smile is sincere, it will always show in your eyes. Would you like to try a happiness experiment?  I first suggested this experiment a few years back, and some of you may have tried it then. But it never hurts to repeat something that has positive results. You can carry out thisContinue reading “Happiness Experiment”

Thankful Hearts: A Gift From Our Heritage

  A LESSON IN THANKSGIVING Pilgrims reached the blessed shore, But bitter winters were in store. Death and anguish played their part. Still, ’twas with a thankful heart That they gathered to expound Upon the God whose gifts abound. We, who in their footsteps trod, Though they lie beneath the sod, Now do take theContinue reading “Thankful Hearts: A Gift From Our Heritage”

Sending You a Song

I “borrowed” this video link from Gerry at I’m sending it out to all of my terrific blogging friends. Thank you for adding so much to my life by becoming part of my cyberspace family. Gerry and I were just discussing the other day the fact that we wouldn’t want to have to dealContinue reading “Sending You a Song”