Not Welcome

Not Welcome! My husband laughs at me every time I find a bug of some sort in our home. I normally squish the offending creature and tell it, “You’re not welcome!” My husband laughs and gets a cute look on his face. He probably enjoys the vehemence I have towards the little critters. But there … More Not Welcome

Planting Seeds

What seeds are we planting or cultivating? Seeds. There are different kinds of seeds. Seeds of choosing joy. Seeds of choosing Thankfulness. There are also seeds of choosing to hate or be angry and bitter about things you can’t change and again, seeds of trying to make changes. Seeds of Fear I was listening to … More Planting Seeds

Book Corner: ‘Fighting’ McKenzie Anzac Chaplain

Today’s post is a bit of a book review. Due to Australia’s recent Anzac Day (April 25th) that commemorates the landing of Australian and New Zealand “Diggers” landing at Gallipoli during the “Great War” I started to read the book ‘Fighting’ McKenzie Anzac Chaplain by Col Stringer. My husband has it in his collection. I finished reading it a … More Book Corner: ‘Fighting’ McKenzie Anzac Chaplain


Hi Friends, I haven’t been writing/typing much lately here. Sorry about that. I’m not really sure how to update you. We’ve had a few weeks of last minute changes of plans that kind of leave me drained. I also haven’t had much energy the last few months, so unfortunately the blog gets pushed aside while … More Thanksgiving?


Spring is Here. I love spring. When I was growing up in Eastern Canada, spring didn’t come in April as early most places in North America. Spring was in May, even late May. My birthday is in May, so I’ve always looked forward to my birthday and looked forward to more time out-of-doors . Snow … More Spring