A Season of Transformation

If you’ve never experienced a Wisconsin winter, you will not understand how good a 65-to-70-degree day feels. Windows open, coats are removed, you stay outside as long as possible and enjoy the warmth. But, if you have experienced a Wisconsin spring, you know that you don’t put your coat away. For cold temps are still…

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Love Your Neighbor As Yourself

It is amazing how things come around again. From birth, my mom instilled a love of books in me. I still have the books from my childhood. Now, my nieces and nephews are cutting their reading teeth on some of my childhood books. One of the many books I loved as a kid, was the…

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Fearfully and Wonderfully Made

I am an Aunt of seven little munchkins. Four girls and three boys. The girls came first, and then the boys came to try and even it out. We will never forget when our first munchkin was born. She came into the world eight years ago, and I still remember the wonder of seeing her…

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It Is Time to Turn the Light On

Good Afternoon! Monday’s post was a slight repeat of a previous post. And today’s post will be a slight repeat as well. Because this post and the last, not only does it bears repeating, but it’s very apropos for today and the world situation. Turn on the news, go online, read a newspaper (Does anyone…

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How to Be a Good Rebel

First off, don’t panic with the title, it’s all good, trust me. We live in a world where everything is classified or categorized as normal. And if something is off the normal scale, then people tend to freak or short-circuit. Malfunction! But what is normal? It can be defined as conforming to a standard, type,…

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Hello, Autumn – A Fall Themed Jelly Bean Post

According to the calendar, it is officially Fall. Autumn. Harvest Time. Goodbye, Summer. Thanks for the fun and the memories made. Hello, fall! Fall to me is falling leaves, warm apple pie, crisp autumn air, pumpkins with hay bales and cornstalks. I love fall, summer and fall are my two favorite seasons. Summer is for…

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Just Live – Life is a Journey

‘Ello! Do you ever have those days when your mind is at ease and suddenly life comes down and squishes you? The other night I was tossing and turning with dozens of thoughts running through my mind; how many of you do that? During the day, we tend to be busy and have our thoughts…

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Living a Purpose-Filled Life

Some of you may have noticed I’m not doing Gratitude Journaling Prompts on Friday’s much anymore, while I have not stopped doing them completely, I am now doing more Gratitude Friday’s. Just a day to focus on the positives. Now, let’s get into today’s gratitude post!   I love graphic tees. I have a lot…

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Always Be thankful – Never take anything for granted

It is September 2, 2020. And while I would love to put the brakes on and hold on to summer as long as I can, I can’t. I can’t ignore the fall decorations, Halloween inflatables, or the pumpkin wagons being parked at the local Co-Op and parking lots. Fall is coming and bringing with it…

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