Rick and I were discussing the death of Stephen Hawking and marveling over his famous scientific brilliance…despite having a severe handicap. It got us thinking about what causes some people to achieve well… Continue reading

Embracing My Obsoleteness

I’m not sure how the topic came up but Rick and I were talking about Jimmy Stewart, the actor when it suddenly crossed my mind that half the population probably had no idea… Continue reading

The Gift that Keeps on Giving

I wrote this post when I first started out as a blogger and its message is worth repeating. Illiteracy is the source of so much that is wrong with our society and there… Continue reading

Next Stop…A Much Needed Get-A-Way

The last couple of years have been more work than pleasure for Rick and I. That’s not really a complaint because we both have been enjoying creating the house aka Love Shack…we just… Continue reading

Making Up For Lost Time

Last year I had grand plans of travel and meeting a few bloggers and hopes of making headway on our project house. A death in the family with complications pulled my attention into… Continue reading

The Darwinian Gardener

  Not too long ago, Rick was telling me about a column in the local paper called the Darwinian Gardener. The basic premise is to only grow those things that will grow-survival of… Continue reading

Tips from a friend…

I’ve noticed that the Hummers go into a feeding frenzy near sunset.I suspect they do it at sunrise too but I’m too lazy to find that out? I wondered If I could get… Continue reading

Was That a Pair of Bald Eagles?

I often find the best picture opportunities happen when I don’t have my camera. That was exactly the case yesterday when I swore I saw a bald eagle fly right by the condo… Continue reading

Calling All Writer’s

Friend and fellow writer, Mike Allegra it at it again with another contest! This time it is for writers! Want to show off your writing prowess…plug in an excerpt of a published work…or… Continue reading

Overcoming Fear of the Unknown

A share worth repeating! ❤   Originally posted on Live & Learn: Sometimes amazing things can be experienced once we face up to our fear. A little birdie reminded me of that this… Continue reading