Hey friends, how are you today? Happy 1st day of October, friends; can you believe it? October is here, October is here.  Wasn’t it January just a few weeks ago? Where did the time go? In just a few months, the pandemic will be the world’s consuming topic for almost two whole years! Good grief!!  I must admit … More LOOK UP, FRIENDS


Hey friends, how are you today? How was your Independence Day weekend? Was it long enough for you? We had a great weekend, here in my neck of the woods, church service in the morning and fireworks display later that night, on Sunday.  And swimming among the waterfalls on Monday (well not me, but the kids; … More MAKING MEMORIES


Hey friends, how are you doing? How have you been lately? Happy first day of June.  Can you believe it? Already we have lived five months into the new year, five whole months! I honestly do not know where the time went, neither can I say what I’ve done during those months.  Someone recently said, “even the … More GETTING BACK?


Hey friends, how are you today? How was your week? Today, in my neck of the woods, the sun gives way to the thick clouds that have covered the skies. The meteorologist says the rains have come and gone, but the day feels like more rain is on the way.  Dark, gloomy, wet perfectly describes the … More TOO MUCH, TOO SOON


Hey friends, how are you doing today? The past few weeks have cloudy, dark and overcast in my  neck of the woods.  We’ve seen snow, freezing rain, hail, sleet and just plain old rain and still it remains overcast and dreary.  I miss the sun; I miss the warmth from the sun. Sunshine and blue skies are balm … More 8 WAYS TO DO LIFE