Monthly Archives: September 2013

There’s no place like home – The Beautiful Black Hills of SD

I thank you God for this most amazing day, for the leaping greenly spirits of trees, and for the blue dream of sky and for everything which is natural, which is infinite, which is yes. ~e.e. cummings Mid pleasures and … Continue reading

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A step off the positive path………….my rant about rudeness!!!

I try to keep things upbeat and positive on here, but something happened today that has been bothering me for a good part of the day, so please forgive the step off the positive path and allow me a moment … Continue reading

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Two Cents Tuesday Challenge: Size

The Two Cents Tuesday Challenge this time around is “size”.  When I read that, the first thing that came to mind was Legoland, CA where there is an entire segment of the park with model Lego replicas of famous cities and landscapes. … Continue reading

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Be like the Bee!

The bee is more honored than other animals, not because she labors but because she labors for others. ~ Saint John Chrysostom

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Window

Here is a photo I took of an ancient Roman window still standing in Les Baux de Provence, France.  The writing on the window says “After Darkness, Light”  I found a few other window quotes to go along with it. … Continue reading

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Make a Difference!

World Vision: Sponsor A Child I have thought many times about sponsoring a child, but the thought came in and out of my head without any action being taken on my part. After listening to the wonderful, inspirational words of … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Inside

This week’s WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge is “Inside”.  The most impressive structure I’ve ever been inside is the Colosseum in Rome.  One can almost imagine while walking around how loud it must have been when filled with gladiators fighting lions or … Continue reading

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