JSTETSER
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Millions of Mosquitos and Dozens of Lady Slippers
Sunday, May 31, 2015      15 comments

Yesterday my husband and hiked Monadnock from the Gilson Campground. We started out just after 6 am, and returned at 12:00. We hiked just 6 rocky miles from our camp site in Gilson and back. Gilson Pond was tranquil as we started our trek. ... Read more
True Home Making
Saturday, May 30, 2015      12 comments

What makes a house a home? A house is made of brick or stone, but a home is made with love alone. How do you make a home? I hang my sheets out so that they smell fresh, and feel good. Another thing I do is keep the house organized so ... Read more
Home
Friday, May 29, 2015      24 comments

My home is a very special place for me. It is my sanctuary and place of peace. It is where I care for my family. It is my nest where I care for my little chicks. ... Read more
The 25 cent stroller
Thursday, May 28, 2015      28 comments

Sometimes unexpected blessings come in special ways. One of Nora's friends found this stroller for Lina at a yard sale. Now my grandchild is a very happy little girl, taking her baby for a walk! When Lina is happy, I am very happy! ... Read more
Beauty from Weeds
Wednesday, May 27, 2015      21 comments

Making something beautiful from nothing much Spring time is a great time to take kids outside and help them to discover the plants around them. So often we miss some of the most beautiful and simple things because we are not looking. Toda... Read more
Monadnock on Memorial Day
Tuesday, May 26, 2015      22 comments

Monadnock on Memorial Day Yesterday's hike was truly memorable for many reasons. 1. We wished an Army soldier ans his Dad, a veteran, a happy Memorial Day. They were able to enjoy a hike while the son was home on leave. ... Read more
My secret ambition
Monday, May 25, 2015      24 comments

After I work my full time job, after I cook, clean the house and work on the garden. After I do all that is necessary, I retreat to my sewing room, and make mittens. I am going to sell the mittens in the fall and winter, and take the profits t... Read more
Garden Frost
Sunday, May 24, 2015      18 comments

Our garden is in the ground, waiting for the warmth to arrive. Every night, I cover my little seedlings with a blanket of blue. ... Read more
Daddy never marched
Saturday, May 23, 2015      21 comments

Daddy never marched in the local parades. He served in the Korean War and fought on the tiny island of Tinnean. I never heard much about what happened there, but I knew that it brought heart ache to my Dad. Twice, his Army buddies came to vis... Read more
New goals
Friday, May 22, 2015      21 comments

New goals for better health It is time for new changes! My glucose readings are in the 120-145 range, and I need to see the numbers go down! 1. Find a new breakfast! I have been eating HM granola and a smoothie with berries and half a ... Read more
Looking Up
Thursday, May 21, 2015      19 comments

Always move towards the light If you want life to be bright. Yes, the shadows may follow, But we are not to follow them. ... Read more
Move Toward the Light
Wednesday, May 20, 2015      17 comments

Always move towards the light If you want life to be bright. Yes, the shadows may follow, But we are not to follow them. Learn from your past, But do not live in it. ... Read more
Remembering to Forget
Tuesday, May 19, 2015      14 comments

It is only when we let go of the old that we are able to embrace the new. This is the hardest lesson for me. On a daily basis, I have to face one of the ghosts of my past. Today I purpose to fill my mind with thoughts about the goodness that i... Read more
Finding and sharing the joy!
Monday, May 18, 2015      21 comments

Saturday I was unable to post a blog on Spark, and I really missed taking the time to write down my thoughts. Writing is a way for me to focus, and find the joy. It is also a way for me to share the positive with you. How do you find and sh... Read more
lovely day!
Sunday, May 17, 2015      14 comments

No matter where you find yourself today- up on a mountain, Down at the beach, Make it a lovely day by your attitude and your actions! ... Read more

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