Awwww Monday: Mom and me

When you become a parent, you finally appreciate and understand what your mother did. ~Julianne Moore Last Saturday was my birthday and we took a day trip to Kansas City. While we were there, we stopped by to see the woman who birthed me all those many decades ago. At 85, she is still kicking' [...]


Spring…I found it!

If we had no winter, the spring would not be so pleasant: if we did not sometimes taste of adversity, prosperity would not be so welcome. ~Anne Bradstreet  Rarely has spring felt so welcome as after this winter. Who's with me on this one? Well, look at that....everyone's hand shot up! I'm not surprised. It [...]

Recipe for a good life

Textures by Kim Klassen; 1010 at 70% screen; 1111 at 100% soft light Life is full of give and take. Give thanks and take nothing for granted. ~Linda Poindexter Gone is the blaze of Autumn glory from the trees and bushes. What's left is the rigid, branchy framework that supports the buds in the spring, [...]