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Why Turkey?
Tuesday, November 24, 2020      5 comments

Turkey has become the traditional Thanksgiving fare because at one time it was a rare treat. During the 1830's, an 8 to 10 pound bird cost a day's wages. Even though turkeys are affordable today, they still remain a celebratory symbol of bounty.... Read more
Removing Clutter!
Wednesday, November 18, 2020      6 comments

Clutter, clutter, clutter! Spent hours today cleaning craft/computer room. Had lots of help from DGDs. So glad they could come. Even got in some morning walking aerobics. Feeling accomplished. Hope you are all doing well. ... Read more
Power Outage!!!
Monday, November 16, 2020      6 comments

Power just came back on after being off from 4pm yesterday. Eating, preparing meals, and dressing in the dark is the pits. Heated water on the stove to wash up. I am feeling so tired this evening. Think it is from all the stress . . .Oh, both... Read more
About the declutter thing again . . .
Saturday, November 14, 2020      2 comments

So, I brought home a bunch of stuff - mostly craft and sewing things - that a friend gave me. She is 80 and not going to do much more crafting and sewing. So, I had to sort for a few hours to get it to a manageable pile to give away, and to kee... Read more
About the Declutter Thing . . .
Saturday, November 07, 2020      3 comments

So, I got my declutter thing in and then some! Though, I caused most of the clutter. I went to a clothing giveaway today at a local church and brought home two white kitchen bags of some 'different' stuff to wear. So, I had to sort it out to ... Read more
Ecclesiastes or One Day at a Time
Sunday, November 01, 2020      3 comments

We can not recapture yesterday and today was tomorrow when yesterday began. What a wise thing the Preacher wrote, "Vanity of vanities ... all is vanity." I have been thinking a lot about previous generations, especially my Mom who died May, 201... Read more
To the tune of "Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star"
Saturday, October 10, 2020      6 comments

Jiggle, jiggle upper arms, Just a part of senior charms. How you got here, I'm not sure, But dieting may be the cure. Jiggle, jiggle, belly, too, Exercise is what I'll do. Eating, eating what I should, but sometimes I can't be good. ... Read more
Remembering Green Acres--with a smile!
Friday, October 02, 2020      6 comments

"Lighten up!" Take time to just relax and see or do silly things. Laughter does good like a medicine. Yes, that's right, laughing is healthy! Find something to laugh about today. Let me kick it off with this (remembering Green Acres theme s... Read more
Craft pics working diligently
Saturday, September 26, 2020      5 comments

Craft ideas grands and I are working on. Planning to sell at next craft show. I do the sewing. They do the painting. They are doing nice work... Read more
Missing local fair
Thursday, September 17, 2020      6 comments

This would have been the week of our traditional family trip to local fair. It has been canceled due to Covoid. We are going camping -- leaving today -- and are planning to visit a small Fall Festival in another county. This will probably be ... Read more
Sunday Blessings
Sunday, July 26, 2020      6 comments

"We tend to use prayer as a last resort, but God wants it to be our first line of defense. We pray when there is nothing we can do, but God wants us to pray before we do anything at all."Oswald Chambers Pray without ceasing ... Read more
Last Friday's Boo-boo
Tuesday, July 07, 2020      6 comments

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Tuesday Trivia
Tuesday, June 23, 2020      4 comments

What was the original name of duct tape? Duck tape Johnson's Waterproof Tape Miracle tape Duct tape *********** Before I give you the correct answer, I think it is interesting that in our rural area it seems everybo... Read more
Sunday Spiritual Quotes
Sunday, May 24, 2020      4 comments

We are Spirit, housed in a soul, and clothed with a body.--Jesse DuPlantis Faith is the womb where 'expectation' takes its first breath. Fear activated is faith defeated. + + + + + + + Scripture reading for today: II Kings... Read more
Friday's Find--5/15
Friday, May 15, 2020      4 comments

There are many interesting things found on the internet. Some, I think, are need to know for those of us who are health conscious. The following, I believe, fits in the need-to-know category: Learn More: If you want to “do the Dew,” then... Read more

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