Hope and Nino

Some things have been going on over here that have been raising red flags and I can only hope that we do not have to move again.  I must learn to take one day at a time and not try to foresee the future, jump to conclusions, or panic.  Today. We sat down to dinner last night and bowed our heads to say grace.  We thanked the Lord for our meal, prayed that everything would work out alright, and for hope.  Doug went out to milk and came running back in to get me outside.  Elsa was in labor!  Our … Continue reading Hope and Nino

Daily Bits of Happiness, Added Silliness, and If You Had No Fear…What Would Your Life Look Like?

More and more of my to-do lists include things that will make me happy.  Instead of working myself to death over say, dishes, I want to include more day to day activities that bring a smile to my face.  Like smelling the orange blossoms in my window. My daughter gave me this journal a few days ago.  I love its cork-like cover and its simple but profound words. Do one thing every day that makes you happy.  Enjoy a cocktail on the porch watching the sunset.  Read a great book.  Be with the ones you love.  Take a walk.  Indulge in … Continue reading Daily Bits of Happiness, Added Silliness, and If You Had No Fear…What Would Your Life Look Like?