Monthly Archives: August 2010

Oh Happy Day

Three things that made me smile today: Getting a card in the mail from the vet expressing their condolences.  We have the best vet ever; it was so sweet!!! Getting a compliment on the “goatee” I gave my daughter while … Continue reading

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5 Things 8/29-9/4

Why is it that every Sunday I look back at the last week and think:  “WHEW! What a week!”  One of these days I’d like to look back and think:  “Precisely.”  Or something. One of the plans for the week … Continue reading

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Have a lovely weekend

Well folks, I’m gonna go unplugged this weekend.  Hope you have a great one, and I’ll see you back here Sunday evening with my 5 things list! But before I go, some pics from the week: My first attempt at … Continue reading

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Oh Happy Day

It’s been kind of a crappy day, actually…I woke up sick and have stayed that way.  BLAH. BUT!  There is always good that comes out of this kind of stuff: Munchkin said she felt really bad for me, and to … Continue reading

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Oh Happy Day…

A friend of mine posted yesterday on her facebook page 3 things that had made her happy.  She then invited others to share.  I thought it was so fabulous, I’m gonna TRY (TRY, not always DO) to do this each … Continue reading

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Thoughtful Thursday

 (photo courtesy)“Each morning when I open my eyes I say to myself: I, not events, have the power to make me happy or unhappy today. I can choose which it shall be. Yesterday is dead, tomorrow hasn’t arrived yet. I … Continue reading

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5 things 8/22-8/28

Whew!  What a week…the perfect way to end the summer, really.  We had a blast and I even got a few things done: Clean out each of the kids’ dressers….YES, and it looks SO MUCH better!  Two more last “Hurrahs” … Continue reading

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Thoughtful Thursday – Success

“To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived.  This is to have succeeded.” -Ralph Waldo Emerson

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My Summer…Summarized

So….I really can’t believe summer is over.  Usually I’m SO ready, but this year I’m not so sure.  I am excited to get Buddy Boy back in school, though.  I can see the difference it makes!!  Anyway, here’s a little … Continue reading

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Thoughtful Thursday

We need to find God, and he cannot be found in noise and restlessness. God is the friend of silence. See how nature – trees, flowers, grass- grows in silence; see the stars, the moon and the sun, how they … Continue reading

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