Loving our Mother Earth

When Bob and I first moved to our current home eight years ago, this was a beautiful place. A wooded lakeside community we have watched slowly being destroyed by people who want perfectly manicured lawns without the inconvenience of trees and wildlife. We will pay for these actions which we are already beginning to seeContinue reading “Loving our Mother Earth”

Hold Tightly to your Beliefs

“There is always calm in the midst of chaos, love in the midst of hate, and hope in the midst of despair. You may not find them immediately but have faith and hold tightly to your beliefs.” — Bernajoy Vaal  Source:https://www.searchquotes.com/search/Peace_In_The_Midst_Of_The_Storm/#ixzz7S2lPigVc

New Life

We recently welcomed new life into our home in the form of two kittens. Their names are Lizzie and Beth. There are a few people who think we are a little crazy. Kittens at our age? But these little bundles of energy are exactly what we needed. Living in a “senior” community we are surroundedContinue reading “New Life”

Rebels and Renegades

The world often sees rebels and renegades as groups of violent, angry people attempting to over throw the government or current social conventions or norms. Look the words up in the dictionary and that is pretty much what you will find. But I would like to suggest that we can be rebels or renegades byContinue reading “Rebels and Renegades”

Sometimes I Worry

I have to admit that like everyone else I worry. I worry about Bob’s health. I worry about the destruction of trees in my neighborhood and those who want to put up gates to keep “strangers” out. I worry about global warming and the destruction of the planet. I worry about COVID. I worry aboutContinue reading “Sometimes I Worry”

Strive to Become Better

“When we love, we always strive to become better than we are. When we strive to become better than we are, everything around us becomes better too.”― Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist These are words our world desperately needs to hear right now. This is the time to be love. To strive to become better than we are.Continue reading “Strive to Become Better”