Thankful for Children

For the month of Thanksgiving I want to express thanks for people, stories, and incidents that have inspired or impacted my life in a positive way. My niece once posted the question, “What inspires you?” My mind was barraged with a number of different inspirational heroes and heroines. But children came first to my mind. … More Thankful for Children

One Little Child

One day recently I was feeling a lot of concern for friends  who were having a lot of pain in their lives. The weather had been cloudy, rainy, and sunless for several days. I was feeling really  down. The news that morning told of violent actions done by people who were filled with hate, fear … More One Little Child

I Tried!!

I pride myself on my love of nature and self-taught knowledge of nature and animals. My parents sought to give my siblings and I many richly educational, wonderful adventures as we traveled to Mexico, the World’s Fair, Expo 67, in Montreal, the mountains, beaches, zoos, and camping in our travel trailer, and later a mobile … More I Tried!!