Category Archives: life’s journey

Facing the Storms

I’ve watched the clouds approaching for a while now. The winds pushing them ever closer, thunder announcing its presence and progress. The winds I am enjoying as it has cooled everything down from the earlier heat. Both of my dogs … Continue reading

Posted in adventure, education, encouragement, faith, family, growth, inspiration, life's journey, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments

And so.. it begins in earnest

It is almost ten thirty at night and all around me explosions are happening. Earlier it was the displays from a couple of the small towns a couple of miles away. Then it became closer, much closer. While my two … Continue reading

Posted in animals, Cats and Kittens, dogs, education, encouragement, inspiration, life's journey, Uncategorized, wildlife | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Journey of Learning

One thing (among many) that is true, is that being widowed is not easy. Especially when time passes, and you are still alone.  It doesn’t matter the gender, loss is loss and with it, comes the pain. Everyone faces this … Continue reading

Posted in adventure, education, encouragement, family, growth, inspiration, life's journey, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Exploring With Courage and Joy Like the Animals Do

I’ve mentioned several times about the cat colony behind my house. One that will be expanding soon since the man I’m waiting on has not gotten back with me yet. As I wait, my son and I have been working … Continue reading

Posted in adventure, animals, Cats and Kittens, dogs, education, encouragement, family, inspiration, life's journey, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

And This is Why (Images contain a snake, the next a spider)

I do, admittedly too much, scrolling through social media here lately. In its many incantations, social media holds too much potential for hidden or not so hidden, issues. To be safe emotionally and physically means taking great care in how … Continue reading

Posted in adventure, blogging, education, encouragement, family, growth, inspiration, life's journey, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments

The Struggle is Real

In August I will reach the age of sixty-five. I am annoyed. Not at adding on the years, I am grateful for that because my husband and brother did not. What is annoying me, is the over abundance of information … Continue reading

Posted in adventure, education, encouragement, family, life's journey, questions, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 15 Comments

Doggy Doctor Visit Means Doggy Diet

The things we do for the non-human members of our family. I schedule vet appointments for both of my dogs at the same time on days when my son can go with me and help. Our sweet Molly is terrified … Continue reading

Posted in adventure, animals, dogs, education, encouragement, family, inspiration, life's journey, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Plans are Designed to be Changed

Change of plans. I had planned on attending church this morning. But when I got up this morning I was just dizzy enough I wasn’t comfortable with the thought of driving. My belief is that all the dealing with my … Continue reading

Posted in animals, Cats and Kittens, encouragement, family, life's journey, Uncategorized, wildlife | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Contentment

 While out grocery shopping with mom yesterday I ran into a former coworker. This lady has always, no matter what, been one of the nicest people I have ever known. Her sweet demeanor one that is honest and flows from … Continue reading

Posted in faith, family, growth, Imagine, inspiration, life's journey, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | 3 Comments

What? Say that again please…

Today is Saturday, June eighteenth. This past Monday I woke with my right ear fully blocked and barely able to hear anything. Knowing that it was ear wax could be humorous and to a small degree even I found it … Continue reading

Posted in adventure, education, encouragement, family, growth, healthy, inspiration, life's journey, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments