Tag Archives: 2015

Could you really go green?

It was not until we saw the picture of the earth, from the moon, that we realized how small and how helpless this planet is – something that we must hold in our arms and care for. ~ Margaret Mead   … Continue reading

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When home is hell

There’s something about having the safest place in the world for you in the same room. ~ Julia Roberts Actress Julia Roberts has stunned fans for decades.  Who out there wasn’t charmed by her portrayal of Maggie Carpenter in Runaway Bride? And can you picture … Continue reading

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Autumn

Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower. ~ Albert Camus Winter’s coming but until then find your favorite place in the park and enjoy nature at its best.     While most summer flowers have already given … Continue reading

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Oh, those crafty mason jars!!

Give me a jar, any kind of jar, and I can rule the world!!   Make scented oil candles for Christmas Store stuff   Make an herb garden! A mason jar wind chime Use them for inexpensive luminaries Got seashells? Display them in jars! … Continue reading

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A few of my favorite things

Raindrops on roses and whiskers on kittens Bright copper kettles and warm woolen mittens Brown paper packages tied up with strings These are a few of my favorite things. ~ Maria Rainer, Sound of Music Give me your quirky, your eclectic, … Continue reading

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All the leaves are brown

All over the state of California the drought is taking its toll on the flora, leaving trees and shrubberies, flowers and plants, dying alongside roadways and hillsides.. The lack of water is stressing them out causing their thirsty condition to become vulnerable to attack by … Continue reading

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Friday is just funnier

  My theory on housework is, if the item doesn’t multiply, smell, catch fire, or block the refrigerator door, let it be. No one else cares. Why should you? ~ Erma Bombeck                 … Continue reading

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