Project: This is home!

Recently I moved into my own place.  I live in a small town so there wasn’t much to choose from.  Especially since I’m on a tight budget.  I found a place that has just enough space and is close enough to walk everywhere I need to go.

The thing is, is this place was a mess!  The previous tenants had left the place trashed.  There are holes in the wall that need repair.  The walls need to be painted.  he carpets need a good cleaning.  This is just what needs to be done for the home itself. Continue reading

Lifes little wonders

The other day when I took my kids to the park I decided to bring my new camera along.  I was so excited about it that I started taking pictures of what ever I found interesting.  I took many pictures of flowers.

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I really got excited about this one because as I took the picture the grasshopper landed on it just long enough to get the shot.  It reminded me of the wonders of life.  How quickly they can come and go.

Pay attention and you will see more wonders before they pass you by.

Thank you for taking the time to stop by.  Pleasant journeys.

Get Lost in a Good Read

As I’ve gone through my day I have attempted to write four posts deleting each one after just a few words.  I have a bit of an issue with writing.  I’ll have a great idea, then the moment I go to share it I lose my train of thought.  I, however, made a commitment to myself to post something five to six days a week.

So I started searching for ideas.  I read other people’s blog posts.  I read books.  I even read the news paper.

Then it hit me.  Reading should be my topic! Continue reading