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Gratitude

Thankful Thursday – Butterflies and Caterpillars

Last year in my garden, I planted butterfly weed (Asclepias tuberosa), a type of milkweed, namely to help create a habitat for Monarch butterflies and other pollinators. Last week, when I found a Monarch butterfly caterpillar eating leaves on my... Continue Reading →

Thankful Thursday: Happy Thoughts

On this Thankful Thursday, I am very happy that one of my Hydrangea macrophylla (different than my white one from last post) is blooming. We haven't quite figured out a happy spot for these hydrangeas. We have about five of... Continue Reading →

Through the Eyes of a Child

There are no seven wonders of the world in the eyes of a child. There are seven million. ~Walt Streightiff I have had very little time to blog because this two-year-old (my grandson) and his parents have been staying with... Continue Reading →

Thankful Thursday

My niece and her new husband taking their first big step as they begin their new life together. Weekly photo challenge: Delta

Thankful Thursday – Mother’s Day Gratitude

If I were to write the story of my mother's life, it would take up several months of blog posts and even then that would be incomplete. At 78 (79 this year), she is busier than most people half her... Continue Reading →

Thankful Thursday: Spring has Sprung!

It's not the clearest shot of this beautiful and colorful bird, but seeing this guy makes me so happy. He and his lovely mate have taken up residence in a bird house in my back yard. In my life, I... Continue Reading →

Thankful Thursday: Wanderlust

I am so thankful for the many opportunities to travel during this past year.   It's been quite amazing.  I am so glad I have my family to share in this wanderlust, this thirst for adventure – to discover something new and... Continue Reading →

Be at Peace

Be at Peace. Do not look forward in fear to the changes of life; rather look to them with full hope as they arise. God, whose very own you are, will deliver you from out of them. He has kept... Continue Reading →

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