You may have to scroll to see this view of tonight’s sunset. I survived the Arctic blast #1 a few weeks ago, 9 degrees when I left the house and 20 degrees at lunchtime. Therefore, I am sure I’ll survive what they are calling Arctic blast #2. The low tonight is 16 in our area;… Read More It’s that wet kind of cold!
The first time I read this quote it was captured in a Mary Englebreit painting with two little girls looking out the window at the world. The circumstances were the same for both girls yet one had a big, healthy smile and the other was a grump. It is our choice to decide how we… Read More Favorite Quotes: Abe Lincoln on being happy
By tomorrow morning, I’ll be surprised if there are any leaves left on the trees. The fallen leaves crunch and rustle across our back porch as this first arctic front moves it way down into our neck of the woods. Temps are currently in the mid-40s and are dropping. Twenty-seven degrees Fahrenheit is the predicted… Read More C’mon, Winter!
Just like an ocean view changes with the weather and season, this field is an ever-changing interest in my life. This week they continue the harvest.
I love driving by this cotton field everyday. This is my snow, the southern kind. The crop is almost ready to be brought in, which means Thanksgiving is right around the corner. I started thinking about the year’s blessings today and what I have to be Thankful for, and honestly, in everything, not only including… Read More Cotton Pickin’ Sunset and Blessings
My sister and I gathered more green tomatoes, some eggplant, rosemary and a green pepper. The red tomatoes were green when I first picked them two weeks ago. We’ll likely roast them with the eggplant and rosemary with a few spritzes of olive oil and sprinkle of sea salt and cracked pepper. We used the… Read More Happy harvest and Surprise sunset
How perfect is it to pass a birthday with friends, family and even God letting you know how loved you are? It may seem like a small thing, sending birthday wishes, but for me they were well timed. I’m not sure if it’s the number of this year’s birthday or if it’s just the season… Read More L is for Loved
The ABCs of my next 26 days. Where I’ve been, what I’m doing, how I get there and who I’m doing things with… For example, here’s a possible outline. (This was actually from my notes.) A: Ailey – I pass by this little town on my way into work every day. Few pictures. Favorite old… Read More A-Z: 26 days
My little brother Steve and I enjoyed a fun walk to the mailbox this evening. There’s adventure in everything with a 10 year old. First, we brought along the dogs. Then of course we had to round up all the dogs. We are dog people. Can you tell? We had to stop for a few doggie kisses.… Read More Doggie Kisses