Monthly Archives: April 2009

Life and Songs

I enjoy many different kinds of music, especially music from the 60’s through the 80’s. Song lyrics are almost always a reflection of someone’s life experiences. Even today I can hear a certain song and it takes me back to…

GPS and God

Larry and I are famous for getting lost. We have not traveled much in the past 28 years. Things used to get a bit tense when we would miss an exit or make a wrong turn and end up driving…

I'm Wondering…

1. If you were stranded on a desert island, what three things would you want to have with you? 2. Is there really any such thing as unconditional love? 3. Who decided that our cholesterol is bad…and when it’s bad,…

Sadness of Heart

I became aware of this situation the end of last week. The person so heavy on my heart lives hundreds of miles away, does not use the Internet and has no knowledge of my blog. She has lived under the…

Humor

I needed some laughter today and found this in my old files, it tickled my funny bone so hope you enjoy it too! A man is driving down the road and breaks down near a monastery. He goes to the…

Running on Empty

Have you ever looked at the gas gauge and felt a knot in your stomach when you realized it’s on Empty or even worse, below ‘E‘? I admit it has been many years since I’ve found myself in that situation,…

Hide and Seek

I remember playing “Hide and Seek” as a child. I liked the seeking part best because when I thought I was perfectly hidden, the seeker, upon finding me would slip up on me and scare me. I would scream, get…

What's That I Smell?

I am often stirred by my sense of smell, and I have always had a very sensitive ‘sniffer’.  Certain odors stimulate memories past, some repel me and seem to have a direct connection to my gag reflex, yet others alert me…

Child-likeness

Child-likeness (like a child, especially in having a sweet, innocent, unspoiled quality.) Playing in the rain, making mud pies, laying in the grass and finding ‘pictures’ in the clouds. Going to grandma’s house, playing with my doll, blowing bubbles, running…