Category Archives: happiness

WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge: Adventure

This week’s WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge couldn’t have been timed any more perfectly. My husband and I just got back from our honeymoon in Rio de Janeiro which was an AMAZING adventure for us. It still seems surreal that we were able … Continue reading

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Life Lessons I learned from Hoarders

With the downsized cable package I have, I am revisiting one of my old guilty pleasures thanks to the Amazon Prime subscription my fiancé is graciously sharing with me.  I am at the same time repulsed and fascinated by this … Continue reading

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I Believe in Angels!

The doodle above is one that I wrote in a little journal I use to jot down prayers, intentions, whatever I might be thinking about or longing for.  Last Tuesday evening, I was reflecting on how fortunate I am.  I … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Joy

Here’s my very last-minute entry for this week’s WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge: Joy  Joy is not in things; it is in us. ~  Richard Wagner   These are but a few of the photos that express joy to me.  I find … Continue reading

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Love Long Distance…….can it work?

This October began a challenging phase of my relationship with my sweetheart.  He was offered and accepted a position in sunny Florida while I am in sometimes snowy (though currently not at the moment, thank goodness!!) South Dakota.  According to MapQuest, … Continue reading

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Wise Words for Wednesday (Yes, I love alliteration!)

It is not death that a man should fear, but he should fear never beginning to live. ~Marcus Aurelius When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious privilege it is to be alive – to breathe, to … Continue reading

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WordPress Daily Prompt: Hands

My submission to the WordPress Daily Prompt: Hands These photos were taken this June at SeaWorld San Diego.  My daughter, Aurora, was having a ball playing with the starfish and letting them curl around her hand. See other great interpretations … Continue reading

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