Wayzata, Minnesota

Saturday, November 21, 2020

Tans Will Fade But Memories Live On

 The Most utterly lost of all days

 is that in which you have not once laughed.


and welcome to my


Remember sharing is caring. Bark! Bark!

Tell me, what is it you plan to do with your one wild and precious life?
Mary Oliver

Okay let's say, "There are many Green Dragons in this world of wayside inns, even as there are many white Harts, Red Lions, Silent women, and other incredible things. William Henry Hudson

It takes nothing to join the crowd. It takes everything to stand alone. 
Hans F. Hansen

The art of being happy lies in the power of extracting happiness from common things.
Henry Ward Beecher

Sometimes reaching out and taking someone's hand is the beginning of a journey. At other time's it's allowing another to take yours. Vera Nazarian

Sometimes it's not the strength but gentleness that cracks the hardest shells.
Richard Paul Evans

Never underestimate the lingering effects of a dash of spontaneous comfort.
Gina Greenlee

"What makes us the most normal," said Reiko, "is knowing that we're not normal."
Haruki Murakami

The goal for most people should not be to feel better,
but to get better at feeling. Shannon L. Alder

I'm sure this memory will bring us through the toughest of snow storms.

The good thing is, there's not one bleak moment that you can't replace by offering someone something of kindness from within.

The world is full of magic things, patiently waiting for our senses to grow sharper.
W. B. Yeats

He understood that there was power in stillness, and excitement in the pause, A. J. Rich

The hand that feeds you.

So to those fading tan lines we bid farewell. Even a I crave running to the beach again, with buckets and shovels and supporting sunscreen but again we Minnesotans must exchange them for snow saucers and wooly hats and mittens.

 Thanks for stopping by, your comments mean the world to me.
Take good care of you.

Sunday, November 8, 2020

Start Paving the Way

 So powerful is the light of unity that it can illuminate the whole world. Baha'u'llah

A thankful person is thankful under all circumstances. A complaining soul complains even in paradise. Baha'u'llah

Success happens when we're not in the mood to make a healthy choice, but we do anyway. Apply this reasoning to everything!

Shouting out a thank you to all that made this 2020 election a success for America! Unbelievable amount of voters making their voice heard is something we'll never forget. 

Today's post is all about being thankful.

The most beautiful way to start and end the day is with a grateful heart.

Outside my window.


The earth is but one country and mankind its citizens. Baha'u'llah

Unless you're a cat. That naturally changes everything.

If you don't want a generation of robots, fund the arts.

Cath Crowley

Life is a work of art. If you don't like what you see paint over it.

The world will never have too many Gnomes.

Sometimes science isn't enough. Sometimes you need the poets.

Cath Crowley

and painters.

But I don't believe the future gives us signs.
 I think that we look back and read the past
 with the present in our eyes.

Cath Crowley

The past is with me; the present is here. The future is unmapped and changeable. Ours for the imagining: spreading out before us.  Sunlight filled, deep blue, and the darkness. Cath Crowley

Just remember, Love of the things that make you happy is steady too -- books, words, music, art-- these are the lights that reappear in a broken universe.

 Cath Crowley

Thanks for stopping by, your visits and comment brighten my world.

Take good care of you.