A Day Well Spent
SUNDAY WELL-SPENT: ** assignment below**
"How you define a "well-spent" Sunday is 100% up to you. May I suggest that before this day is through, you take a moment to put in writing just one thing you'd like to accomplish in the remaining hours... Read more
If I could have...
By Ruth Bell Graham:
If I could have each day
one hour of sun,
let Winter come!
mild and brief,
wild, without relief;
let the storms ... Read more
Thanksgiving is not about the feast
It's about being thankful for our country and the freedom we enjoy.
Much is forgotten as families gather around the table. The feast has become the focus. Lets try to remember how we even got to this place. It's not always been t... Read more
On and off the road again
We had our two youngest grandaus for the past two weeks, one week was in Idaho where they live. We went to the beach, parks, and school shopping before driving them home. Their school starts on Monday so they are ready, and excited. It was ho... Read more
Give an inch...
NOT! I was reading email from Love Worth Finding Adrian Rodgers and saw this quote:
Give satan an inch, and he'll be a ruler!
So true, so subtle, so under the radar he is in crouching about to give us defeat.
Don't give him an inch!... Read more
I was just reading about goals in one of the articles here, and the comments. One sparkler wrote that she did not like setting goals. Got me to thinking. Seems like all of lfe is a succession of achieving "goals" . I wondered what else a perso... Read more
A wonderful quote from a friend
"We need to teach our daughters how to distinguish between a man who flatters her and a man who compliments her .... a man who spends money on her and a man who invests in her .... a man who views her as property and a man who views her properly... Read more
Saturday, and I'm back after a short break.
We were able to go to Idaho for a week and see the grandkids etc. Had a great trip, canned the end of dau. garden, attended a local Blackberry Festival (pies etc for sale) YUM; went to the Lewiston Roundup and watched the pros. Very hot there in... Read more
I had a really good day today, sunshine included. Went golfing this morning with another couple and had lots of fun in the sun. Never mind the score :-) Then when we arrived home I picked up my Curves buddy and we went to the gym and worked out... Read more
My new buddy...NO, we like each other
I just thought I'd share this one:
No Can Do
Say ‘yes’ to ‘no’ and spawn some positivity with a negative word
by Paula Sirois
It’s summer. And that means I’ve taken out and dusted off my summer word: “no.” I’m sure that sounds pretty... Read more
Great family times are hard to beat!
We had our entire immediate family and grandchildren for a recent family reunion. It was so nice to spend time with them all. The grandchidren range from 3 to 16 and they are growing up way too fast. One of our dau and family came from Idaho and... Read more
Patriotism; it's grand to see the flag
I "happened" to be at the gym today :o) and after my workout, guess what! The Patriot Flag, you know, the one touring the USA in memorium of 9-11; well it was scheduled to be raised today. I went to the ceremony which was wonderful. One of the s... Read more
Oh dear, another marquis....
I do not wish to offend anyone here. But...sign on a church marquis....
"Choose the wrong bread......and you are toast!"
And, yes it gave me a little chuckle.
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Love the billboards....
Man fixes things with duct tape,
God used nails.... Read more
Spring is about to,..... well,...... spring!
I joined the Spring Challenge! It looks like fun, and I enjoy using the video workout routines from Coach Nicole! She is awesome.
Only made it to Curves 4 x this week, and my exercise buddy was off all week with some sort of rash/allergy, b... Read more