Well, if you wondered if I had dropped off of the face of the earth, I can assure you that I have not. But I have felt “other worldly” at times since my last new post. First of all my bank was one of the ones that uses that “EX” credit check company. So I … More Valuable Lessons in Bank Fraud
When we are between our teens and mid adulthood, we often think: “I am invincible! I can do anything. I am strong. I have unlimited energy.” After all, usually nothing happens (that we can see) when we participate in risky behavior at that age. It takes getting older before we realize, “I screwed up!” Where Did … More My Back Talks Back
I enjoy sharing stories from other cultures. Since I enjoy stories about nature and animals that explain their origins or features or aspects of their personalities, this story was just the one I wanted to share today. This one is one of my favorites. See blog on how strawberries were created: https://joyful2bee.wordpress.com/2015/11/03/cherokee-legend-strawberries/ . This Cherokee … More The Opossum’s Tail Tale
I have to warn you this post is about the peculiar daily behavior of my two cats. If you like or love cats, you may find it very interesting. This is Norie; mischievous, energetic, playful, curious, and a very smart black cat. This is Sister, formerly Buster, who is a very sweet tempered, docile, considerate, … More Why Does She Do That??
We have all heard the verse from the Bible: “Blessed are the peace-makers for they shall inherit the earth.” That sounds like quite a rewarding, honorable mission. So peace is a desirable and good quality. But what kind of peace is it that offers such a reward? Inner peace is a home grown commodity; beginning with the seeds … More Which Peace Are We Talking about Here?
Do you believe in guardian angels? What do they look like really? I remember this painting or print that my grandmother had in her living room. The evangelist Billy Graham even answered the above question with this quote from the Bible: “God will command his angels concerning you to guard you in all your ways” … More My Poor Guardian Angel(s)
In honor of my mother on Mother’s Day I am re-posting a blog I wrote for her birthday last year. I like this post because of the pictures that show the love they had for each other and the words portraying what wonderful parents they were. I wrote this 16 years ago (2000) on their … More Thank You, Moma