Neighbors ~ The End of an Era

I moved into my home 17 years ago. My neighbors, Mr. and Mrs. D, moved in about the same time. We watched our garden homes being built, we moved in, we shared a drive way and we bonded. That was in 1998. Mr. D passed away while I was...

Happiness and a Grateful Heart

Turning gratitude into a daily habit isn’t the easiest thing to do for some.  But with practice, positive changes can be made in how we think on a regular basis.  Most of us spend most of our time thinking about what we don’t have and worry about our to-do...

The Joy of Forgiveness

This is a wonderful story that I just had to share.  Stories like this can touch us on so many levels. Life is full of trials, tribulations and disappointments; some being worse than others. Without forgiveness, it can truly hold us back from living the life we are supposed...

What Does Quiet Even Sound Like?

In our busy, everyday lives, our minds are working overtime.  It seems our minds are never just quiet. Ahhh…silence. Wouldn’t that be ever so nice?  But what does quiet even sound like, you may ask. Some of us never get a quiet moment, some of us know it’s there...

November Light ~ Hello Fall!

With Halloween now over and daylight savings time here, there is definitely a change in the air.  Hello November !  Hello Fall ! The cooler temperatures bring a different, colorful energy and a crispness in the air that is felt by many.  I constantly hear “I love this weather”, “I...

Is Your Life Chaotic??

Well, join the ‘Life is Chaotic, I Have No Time for Myself’ club.  I don’t know anyone these days that isn’t running around dropping kids off, picking kids up, working, making lunches, working, making dinner, paying bills, working…you get the picture.  Life can be chaotic.  Life is also full...