november 20, 2019

“Let me live, love, and write it well in good sentences.” ~ Sylvia Plath

november 19, 2019

“The most wasted of all days is one without laughter.” ~ E. E. Cummings It used to be that U-haul had independent shops, and if you wanted to rent a truck from them, you went to their shops filled with moving boxes, blankets, dollies. All the things needed to make a scratch-free, broken-free move. There may still be U-haul stores, but more and more other local shops looking to diversify

november 18, 2019

“Happiness is the new rich. Peace is the new success. Health is the new wealth. Kindness is the new cool. Love is the currency.” ~ Juan Mass

november 17, 2019

“Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.” ~ Winston Churchill I attended the first breakfast next door. It’s affectionately known as the German House. The outside of the house reminds the parents of the houses they were accustomed to when they lived in Germany just before I was born. They serve a good breakfast at Das Deutsche Haus.

november 16, 2019

“Start by doing what’s necessary; then do what’s possible; and suddenly you’re doing the impossible.” ~ St Francis of Assisi The Eagles have landed! There aren’t words sufficient to describe this family. They pulled together and got the parents moved and set up in their new home. About the only thing left to do is hang pictures on the walls. They were amazing! I’ve had many decades to wonder how

november 15, 2019

“To be kind is more important than to be right. Many times, what people need is not a brilliant mind that speaks but a special heart that listens.” ~ Unknown The day has finally arrived for the unveiling of mom and dad’s new house remodeled and ready for occupancy. Think they’ll like it?

november 14, 2019

“Problems are not stop signs, they are guidelines.” ~ Robert Schuller

november 13, 2019

“The greatest oak was once a little nut who held its ground.” ~ Unknown We may have lost an hour of daylight, but look what a glorious view I have to usher me home from work. That’s a pretty good trade.

november 12, 2019

“One person can make a difference, and everyone should try.” ~ John F. Kennedy The first snow of the 2019/20 winter season dropped overnight. I slept through it of course, but what a lovely surprise when I woke. However, the contractor left my garage a mess what with old kitchen cabinets and good wood that was supposed to make selves. I foresee a need to organize the garage before the

november 11, 2019

“If you have the power to make someone happy, do it. The world needs more of it.” ~ Unknown