“If the sight of the blue skies fills you with joy, if a blade of grass springing up in the fields has power to move you, if the simple things of nature have a message that you understand, rejoice, for your soul is alive.” Eleonora Duse This time of year can be hectic, stressful and… Read More Small Moments of Joy
Can there be anything more joyful, more loving than a puppy? She’s called Bella and came into the family at 12 weeks. My grandkids, Josie and Jack, were overwhelmed when they saw her “How long can she stay with us ?” Jack asked. When they were told she would be staying forever Josie remarked “She’s… Read More The New Puppy
As I watch my one of my grandchildren start school and one return this week, I can’t help but think about the rapid pace of their learning. It’s a great joy to witness their little minds expand and it causes me to ponder my own journey of lifelong learning. This week I was contacted by… Read More In Celebration of Small Things: It’s never too late to learn
Maybe there’s a whole other universe where a square moon rises in the sky, and the stars laugh in cold voices, and some of the triangles have four sides, and some have five, and some have five raised to the fifth power of sides. In this universe there might grow roses which sing. Everything leads… Read More In Celebration of Small Things:The Rose
As bloggers and writers, we know the power of words but what of the power of Are Numbers More Important Than Words ? As bloggers and writers, we know the power of words but what of the power of numbers? My grand-daughter turned 7 this week which gave me pause for thought on the importance… Read More Are Numbers More Important Than Words ?
Josephine and Jack My son and daughter-in-law love the letter ‘J’. Hence their choice of name for their children and my grandchildren. I love these little mites fiercely, but not because we share the same gene pool or I “own” them. It’s not because their personalities are like mine either- they are in some part… Read More Josephine and Jack
“Its never to late to have a happy childhood ” Gloria Steinhem From Revolution from Within:A Book of Self Esteem Could there be anything better than natural fun? Its a time, place and space when you can let go and enjoy the sweetness of life. And its something you can create for yourself and participate… Read More Playtime!