Blessings

Independence Day, Off the Grid and Walking

July 4, 2017 – Independence Day Just about any country that lays claim to being an independent entity celebrates the day it became independent from another world power. For the United States July 4, 1776 was the day that we declared our independence from the Kingdom of Great Britain. For Armenia, they claimed their independence […]

Chronicles, Easy Choices and Hot Water

June 28, 2017 – Chronicles I’ve read the bible from cover to cover several times. I have read different translations, The Original King James, The NIV, the NIV Study Bible, John Hagee’s Prophecy Bible, and the Good News Bible are the ones I have in my library now. I also own the whole Left Behind […]

Irritations, Simple Things and Possessions

June 25, 2017 – Irritations We all get irritated from time to time. Sometimes it is just a noise that seems to grind on us, give us a headache or just persist so long we get tired of it. Maybe it’s an irritating habit some one has like talking over you, gritting their teeth or […]

Quiet, Home, and Getting Older

June 2, 2017 – Quiet For the most of my adult life I lived in noisy cities. Cleveland was the worst. It didn’t matter where you lived, there were always cars shooting up and down the streets, honking horns, people fighting and yelling and sirens going off all hours of the night. I lived in […]

After the Rain, Mom, Normal Days

May 30, 2017 – After the Rain We’ve had some weird winters here the last few years. Instead of snow we had rain, and instead of ice, we had rain, and instead of sunshine, we had rain. Rich says he’s beginning to think we live England. Many people believe it is the result of climate […]

Endurance, Extra Time, Memorial Day

May 26, 2017 – Endurance Merriam-Webster defines endurance as the ability to withstand hardship or adversity, the ability to sustained prolonged stressful effort or activity or the act or an instance of enduring or suffering. I have no doubt that there isn’t a person a live today that has had to endure something in their […]

Changes, Progress and Growth

April 19, 2017 – Changes Every person will go through many changes in their life. We change from a baby into a toddler, from a toddler to a child, from a child to a preteen, to a teen, to a young adult, to middle age and then to a senior citizen. But we change in […]