DO YOU SEE IT?

Hey friends, how are you today? Guess what?? Our noisy neighbors, the very loud cicadas have finally decided to grace us with their presence; summer has arrived, and it’s here to stay. Although, I must admit the temperatures have been heralding the arrival of summer for a while now.  Yesterday’s temperature was a whopping 99°; as…

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HOW DO YOU KNOW FOR SURE?

Hey friends, how are you today? Wow! Can you believe we’ve lived through the first six months of the year already? For some, six months have simply flown by, while for others, these past few months have perhaps moved at a snails’ pace.  Our beliefs determine what and how we think, which also determines our perspective…

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EYES FORWARD

Hey friends, how are you today? It is a beautiful day in our neighborhood. Jazz has, of course, taken up most of the space on the kitchen window ledge.  As the morning sun rises, the birds seek shelter among the trees. I love the sounds of the red cardinals; they sing so beautifully; I wonder what…

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THESE FEELINGS WILL BE THE DEATH OF ME!

Hey friends, how are you doing? How was weekend? There was a time, when I looked forward to my weekend; I suppose I still do, to some extent. Lately, my weekends have been a bit busier than I appreciate, perhaps it’s due to the two college girls who live with us.  There are lots of ‘discussions’…

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CHOOSE TO LOVE

Hey friends, how are you today? How was your week? This week was a good week, we celebrated my husband’s birthday on Wednesday, the warmest day of the week, a glorious 91°, which was great because my birthday, less than a month ago was 46°, with snow the day before.  But then it could be worse,…

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SAVE THE MOTHERS

Hello friends, how are you today? Today I found myself singing this song, sung by ‘Mr. Rogers’ on the television show by the same name, “it’s a beautiful day in the neighborhood, could you be mine?” Some days, songs wander into my head without any warning.  It is a beautiful day though; the sun is out,…

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I’M BETTER FOR IT

Hey friends, how are you today? How was your week? How have you been? I say, lately, our weather has had a mind of its own (well… that’s not completely true, is it?). Anyway, it was so windy yesterday, that I’m not even surprised that I have not heard any birds today.  They were probably ‘blown’…

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ANIMOSITY… ANTAGONISM… ANGER…

Hey friends, how are you today? My theme for the past week is found in Psalm 118:24. And I quote, “This is the day that the Lord has made, I will rejoice and be glad in it”.   Lately,  I’ve had to remind myself of this verse, because our weather has been terrible.  Our average temperature has not…

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ITS A SIX FOR THANKSGIVING

Hey friends, how are you today? Our weather has been rather busy, here. We’ve had a return of winter, with snow and cold temperatures. The birds are confused, and the flowers have bowed their poor heads in defeat. Our temperatures have dipped in the 20°(s)  and rarely rose above 45° during the day.  I’m about to bow…

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7 TIPS TO SAVE RELATIONSHIPS DURING COVID’19

Hey friends, how are you doing? We’ve had the best weather here in my neck of the woods. The last few days have been absolutely glorious, with bright, beautiful, sunshine, praise the Lord.  There is something special about sunshine, that makes it seem as if everything will be okay, I love days like these, they are…

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