Twas the night before Christmas & out on the ranch
The pond was froze over & so was the branch.
The snow was piled up belly-deep to a mule.
The kids were all home on vacation from school,
And happier young folks you never did... Read more
"A minute of your time"
By Bob Perks
Lines. I can't go anywhere this time of year
without having to stand in line.
I can't explain it, but this year I really
don't mind. It's not like me, you know.
God has given me many ... Read more
May God Give You A Blessed Day
A friend sent me this today and as he stated at the end, it is neat, and well worth sending along for others to share.
While watching a little TV on Sunday instead of going to church, I w... Read more
Hi everyone. This is my usual saga! LOL Mom and Dad said I needed more insulin so they took me with them Monday night. They had a terrible time getting my blood. My sugar was 51. At least it was up from last time. So we lowered the insulin to 9... Read more
Truth Behind Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer
A man named Bob May, depressed and brokenhearted, stared out his drafty apartment window into the chilling December night. His 4-year-old daughter Barbara sat on his lap quietly sobbing. ... Read more
12 Life Lessons I Learned From My Cat
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie
1. Pounce on opportunity. He who hesitates, misses catching the passing lizard.
2. Patience. Infinite patience...
3. Concentration. A cat studying an opportunity jus... Read more
A Child's Perspective on Retirement
A teacher asked her young pupils how they spent their vacation. One child wrote the following:
"We always used to spend the holidays with Grandma and Grandpa. They used to live here in a big brick ho... Read more
I received this in my e-mail from my cousin. Had to pass it on.
Written by Regina Brett, 90 years old.
"To celebrate growing older, I once wrote the 45 lessons life taught
me. It is
the most requested column I've ever written.
... Read more
Here are 9 things Mom has read about that are dangerous to us cats and dogs too.
1. Chocolate. Any kind of chocolate is dangerous to dogs and cats. I have also read where dark chocolate is the worst.
2. The Tree. Mom learned from exp... Read more
A little girl went
To her bedroom and pulled a glass jelly jar from its hiding place in the closet.
She poured the change out on the floor and counted it carefully. Three
Times, even.. The total had to be exactly perfect. No chanc... Read more
Probably the best explanation of life I’ve heard comes from an old Cherokee saying about “two wolves”. One evening an old Cherokee told his grandson about a battle that goes on inside people. He said, “My son, the battle is between two wolv... Read more
Hello Spark friends.
I am truly honored today to have been chosen Spark Motivator Of The Day. My success at maintaining my weight goal for over 2.5 years has come from all of you...you all have encouraged and cheered me on during my good tim... Read more
1. HOW DO YOU DECIDE WHO TO MARRY?
-You got to find somebody who likes the same stuff. Like, if you like sports, she should like it that you like sports, and she should keep the chips and dip coming.
-- Alan, ag... Read more
Hi everyone. We're still on the yo yo effect with my blood sugar numbers. Today it was 43. So we are to go down one unit of insulin twice a day..from 11 to 10. Then Dr. Gail said to try me at a month away from the vets. Read more
** DOORS: Do not allow closed doors in any room. To get door opened, stand on hind legs and hammer with forepaws. Once door is opened, it is not necessary to use it. After you have ordered an "outside" door opened, stand halfway in and out and t... Read more