Monthly Archives: August 2018

Playful Potpourri …Floral Friday

I love it when Target has the big, chunky type of potpourri on sale. This is the type of potpourri that not only smells nice, but is fun to play with. Usually, I pour it in a large decorative bowl … Continue reading

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A Few Boomer Reflections

If there is one disappointment many of us Americans who were born between 1946 and 1964 had, it is that we did not fulfill our generation’s ideal of human harmony. Artificial division still runs rampant over our society. Or perhaps … Continue reading

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Peace On Earth

I picked up the old library book and found a thin, vintage Christmas card somebody used as a book mark. There was only one phrase on the card, “Peace on Earth”. It was an odd, little surprise to come across … Continue reading

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Spacing Out

The talk drones on and on. The presentation is not as interesting as you had hoped. You don’t notice when it first happens, but you’re bored by the speaker and are spacing out. We’ve all been in this figurative outer … Continue reading

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Having It All

There are some infomercials on the Internet produced by an over-enthusiastic man that trigger me to click the “skip” button on YouTube. These are ten minutes or longer which makes the commercial longer than the music video or vlog post … Continue reading

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For World Photography Day

There is a tie-in between yesterday’s topic of serendipity and today’s topic of photography. It is that a couple of weeks ago I was driving on the street near our town’s pawn and railroad salvage shop. On a whim, I … Continue reading

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Some Serendipity

One of the best parts of life is surprise. We do not know exactly what lies ahead of us each day, so serendipity can be a regular part of our lives. Certainly, unpleasant stuff happens often enough, but very pleasant … Continue reading

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