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Walking in Another’s Shoes

     You always know when you need another pair of shoes.  Less than a year old, these sneakers have seen better days.  They've put on a lot of miles, done a lot of outdoor work and earned their keep many times over. Stitching at the toes and bending points threaten to break but I procrastinated buying a new pair [...]

By | September 20th, 2018|Categories: Inspiration, Spiritual Living|0 Comments

The Spice of Variety

     Summertime brings color into our lives...in the form of green grass, yellow and red birds and multi-colored blossoms. This is one of four different colored gladiolus blossoms that bloomed over the past few weeks from bulbs I planted earlier this year.  I LOVE seeing all the beauty nature has to offer. Although it's barely mid-August, one of the [...]

By | August 13th, 2018|Categories: Love, Nature, Spiritual Living|0 Comments

Fruits of Our Gardens

I planted some wildflower seeds earlier this year, seeds that were supposed to attract hummingbirds and songbirds. Since I had just put a couple inches of soil down on top of old soil, I wasn't sure what was going to come up.  I tilled, raked and scattered seed, hoping for the best. After a few weeks, I hesitated pulling out what [...]

By | August 7th, 2018|Categories: Inspiration, Nature, Spiritual Living|0 Comments

Taking the Leap

I heard a commotion through my open window one early afternoon.  It wasn't the normal noises ducks and ducklings make, but more of an urgent quacking.  I heard that once before when a mama duck squawked boisterously when a red fox threatened her young ones from the side of the canal. This day when I looked out, there were five [...]

By | August 4th, 2018|Categories: Inspiration, Nature|2 Comments

10-Minute Changes

Miss Abby takes a break after 10 minutes of playing with her toys. Abby taught me a valuable lesson about using your time for the things that are important to you. As I washed my dishes, I realized it only takes about 10 minutes to do them.  Other projects throughout the day -- sweeping the floor, sorting and beginning a [...]

By | April 26th, 2018|Categories: Inspiration, Simplicity, Spiritual Living|Tags: , , , |0 Comments