Hand Made Girl

If there was ever a hand made girl it is my daughter. She whipped up this shirt adaption between yesterday & today. The earrings she had already made before. She loves to make all the gifts she gives too. I just loved this shirt and had to show it off. I wish I could put…

shell & duck collection

Do You Collect Stuff?

I’ve always had some type of collection, (I don’t know why). When I was younger it was bottles of all kinds, shapes, sizes & colors. After I moved away from home it became little treasures from places I had traveled. Sometimes that just meant seashells, post cards, jewelry, or my own photos.  For as long…

Value Yourself

“There is nobody else like you. The more you can quiet your own thoughts, fears, doubts and suspicions, the more will be revealed to you from the higher realms of imagination, intuition and inspiration.” Kenneth Wydro, b. 1933 American lecturer With all the demands on our time & energy as well as the concerns &…


Arranging a bowl of flowers in the morning can give a sense of quiet to a crowded day – like writing a poem or saying a prayer. What matters is that one be for a time inwardly attentive. Anne Morrow Lindbergh – American Writer, b. 1906-

A Good Idea

This is a link to Bluebirdbaby, a blog about appreciating life, regardless of the ups & downs. ‘A year of Choice’ is a challenge to live mindfully, appreciate the gift of choice, and accepting and finding value in the consequences, good or bad. I like this.