A Triple Celebration Day... and other sweet!s

Starting a...more

Promises Kept... a sweet catch-up

A few days ago, I traded my phone for an umbrella when I took Belle for our morning run/walk down our dirt road. And that's why I don't have a photo of...more

"You may all go to hell, and I will go to Texas..."

Texas is neither southern nor western. Texas is Texas - Senator William Blakley ...more

Sunset and a smattering of sweets

This evening I did something I haven't done in a long, long time.... I sat in my rocking chair on my back deck and watched the sun set....more

Drumroll please... It's my 2015 Christmas Letter!

The day after I mailed my Christmas cards this year, I came across my Christmas letter from 2009. It was...more

2016... all you need is Love!

Each year I have a guiding word. A mascot. Last year it was "Embrace" ....more

All I wanted for Christmas...

The last few days have been a wonderful blur of unfamiliar activity...more

Peace Begins with a Smile

I think it's time, don't you? Somewhere I read that everything we do, every simple action or word, sends an energy into the world, either positive or negative, ultimately contributing to either war or peace. We can point fingers and lay blame, but to some degree each one of us carries that...more

First Came Love...

First came...more

Forgiveness in an Unforgiving World

It’s the hardest thing to give awayAnd the last thing on your mind todayIt always goes to those that don’t deserveIt’s the opposite of how you feelWhen the pain they caused is just too realIt takes everything you have just to say the word…ForgivenessForgiveness ~from "Forgiveness" by Matthew West ...more