Monthly Archives: November 2017

Nature’s Gifts

Blue. Moon. Look closely at this spectacular display, and you’ll see the festive glow from a light that wasn’t man made. Don’t miss nature’s most beautiful gifts this holiday season. 

Lovely Thing ~ Compassion

  There is a seven-year-old boy living in a hut in Uganda who holds a piece of my heart. In a recent letter to my husband and me, Pascal wrote, “I would like to become a farmer so everyone in my village has food.” He hopes to visit America some day so he can drive […]

Words to Make Us Sparkle

We are guessing you’re feeling stuffed today, so here’s some food for thought! Have a wonderful weekend!  

Nature’s Gifts

  Fall, in love!     

Ladies Who Lunch

Earlier this fall, I saw a flyer about a weekday luncheon to benefit our library, featuring several interesting speakers. I bought a rather pricey ticket without a thought about attending the event by myself. As luck would have it, my name did not appear on the guest list, so I was offered a handwritten stick-on […]

Words to Make Us Sparkle

This seems like a good quote to wrap up the week. In preparation for Thanksgiving, the grocery store and traffic might be filled with a few turkeys. Let’s try not to get our feathers ruffled and have an attitude of gratitude!  

Nature’s Gifts

“Winter is an etching, spring is a watercolor, summer an oil painting and autumn a mosaic of them all.” ~ Stanley Horowitz

Lovely Thing ~ Smart Skincare

Over the last decade or so, Americans have become much more conscientious about avoiding harmful chemicals, allergens, and antibiotics in food. In fact, if a woman was grocery shopping for her family and noticed equally priced organic and non-organic produce, I’d put money on the fact that she’d choose organic.  The organic and health food […]

Lovely Lesson ~ Of Thee I Sing

It was nearing supper time, and my husband and I sat in our front yard quietly discussing the horrific headlines of the day. We stopped short when our five-year-old neighbor skidded his bike tires in front of us. “Hey, buddy,” I said. “How was school today?” Mike asked. “It was a sad day,” our little […]

Words to Make Us Sparkle

  Wishing you a weekend that sparkles! Look for an extra post tomorrow, in honor of Veteran’s Day.