Category Archives: Nature

How Do You Envision Your Hook?

The afternoon started with a loud clap, that of what seemed to be cracking thunder.  As Oldest described it, “It was as if I watched it all happen in slow motion.”  Isn’t that how accidents seem to happen?  You’re aware … Continue reading

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When Mother Nature Speaks ~

When Mother Nature speaks… … sometimes it’s with a gentle whisper that says, “Realize the love that surrounds you!” original photo credit:  D. Rives

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Equal Importance ~

It was a peaceful day, a quiet day in the college dorm; a rarity, I’m sure.  As I stood there in Oldest’s dorm room, looking out her window, I was so pleased to see that she had a lovely view … Continue reading

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Here Comes the Sun… Little Blogger ~ Here Comes the Sun

Spring is definitely present in the South.  We have experienced the sun, rain, wind, heat, and along with the heat…. my favorite ~ the beginning of the humidity!  Now all kidding aside, the humidity here in the South is NOT … Continue reading

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What’s Your Footprint?

It’s pretty common nowadays to be concerned with one’s footprint.  Do you recycle?   Do you buy recycled?  Do you grow your own food?  Do you eat left-overs?  Do you ride your bike to work, or walk?  Bottom line… what … Continue reading

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Irene…the rumors you stir!

Over the past several days there’s been this recurring topic and her name is Irene.  She’s not the nosey neighbor or the meddling in-law, but the very real and threatening storm… the kind that gains strength and then slows…. oh, … Continue reading

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The Great Lesson… it’s so SIMPLE!

“The great lesson… is that the sacred is in the ordinary, that it is to be found in one’s daily life, in one’s neighbors, friends, and family, in one’s back yard.”  ~Abraham Maslow~ Maslow’s words are so simple and to … Continue reading

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To Bloom

The weekend was coming to a close all too quickly, as they usually do.  The projects around the house, the errands to be run, the people and places to see ~ some components of the list had been crossed off, … Continue reading

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