One Spring Day
Daily Reflections / Photography / Random Thoughts / This Is My Life

One Spring Day

One Spring Day I walked along a pathway Filled with flowers and trees. As sunset drew close, I looked up to see The sun shining through The branches of a maple tree. The glowing color Almost took my Breath away. It was a great reminder That life should never be Just a moment in time. … Continue reading

15+ Favorite Holiday Traditions and … a few that we miss…
Daily Reflections / Family / Let's Build a House / Random Thoughts

15+ Favorite Holiday Traditions and … a few that we miss…

How Important are Family Traditions? The other day I mentioned to a friend that we aren’t going to have a Christmas tree this year because we’re in between homes. This shouldn’t be a big deal –  except it kind of is … Christmas Trees Not putting up a tree (or not decorating for Christmas) will … Continue reading

Parenting – One of the Most Important Things You’ll Ever Do
Daily Reflections / Random Thoughts / Thoughtful Thursdays

Parenting – One of the Most Important Things You’ll Ever Do

  Becoming a parent is one of the best things that ever happened to me.  Being a parent changed my life in ways that I couldn’t begin to understand until many years later.   Even when it seems easy, raising children is still a difficult job.  You’re never off duty and your job really never … Continue reading

If Ever There’s A Tomorrow… Thoughtful Thursdays
Daily Reflections / Quotes / Random Thoughts / This Is My Life / Thoughtful Thursdays

If Ever There’s A Tomorrow… Thoughtful Thursdays

This quote makes me sad-happy because it says what needs to be said so beautifully.  This is what I tell my grandsons every chance I get.  I think it makes them feel better as it breaks my heart.  Life is not always easy and I so wish I could be there to shelter them through … Continue reading

Spread Joy – Thoughtful Thursday
Daily Reflections / Quotes / Random Thoughts / Thoughtful Thursdays

Spread Joy – Thoughtful Thursday

We could all do with a bit more joy in our lives couldn’t we? The wonderful thing is that when we start spreading joy, we begin to actually experience more joy in our lives too!” –Steve Goodier Thoughtful Thursdays As part of my Spread Joy in 2018, I’ve decided to share quotes, poetry, photos and … Continue reading