Hubby had the day off today and we wanted to make the most of it. We woke up, had our cuppa and were planning out the day. He suggested a hike and I came up with 3 routes we could go on. He got very excited and said "well, honey, you pick the route we … Continue reading Back and then forth
I used to watch Sir James Dyson demo his sleek Dyson inventions and could not resist getting one of those suckers. He was so passionate about his product that just to reward his sincerity I made the purchase. Yes, I am one of those unicorns - thank you very much. Please refer to this diagram … Continue reading Regular Maintenance – My Dyson Vacuum
I pretty much take Cherry everywhere I go. We were attending a play date at a park one time and Cherry was as usual the star of the show. She rolled in the mud, licked everyone and we were having good old fun. She was getting a belly rub when a kid looked at the … Continue reading Letting go – I just may have cracked the code.
Hope's shadow is fear Courage's shadow is vulnerability Love's shadow is hurt Honesty's shadow is loneliness Light's shadow is darkness Life's shadow is death What inspired this poem - I usually never post messages on group chats I belong to. I am a silent passerby. Today, I had the courage to post but felt extremely … Continue reading Shadows
Hubby decided to assist me in making dinner. He was an enthusiastic sous chef . When it came time for seasoning, I pushed him aside with a 'know it all' attitude and put him on 'heating the pan' duty. He watched while I seasoned away and suggested several times that I needed to add more … Continue reading My Sous Chef
I went for a self improvement talk a while back and the presenter opened it up for Q & A towards the end. Someone shared that they dealt with anger and did not know how to channel it. Others shared whatever they dealt with and how they were unable to vent. That was the general … Continue reading Pepto bismol for Emotions
I got a fwd from my uncle. It was an image with several dots. I could not make head or tail of it. Then a text popped up that said that I needed to look at it from an angle. Once I did that, a beautiful image was revealed. Huh, I said to myself - … Continue reading Step back
I have been very sick. First, I was recovering from jet lag, and now, from a severe cold/cough and fatigue. Hubby is out traveling on business, and it is just kiddo and me. My regular helper is out of the country as well and all the important events are happening this weekend - the kind … Continue reading Power of Prayer
Things magically appear in my pantry when I let my family go shopping. This time around, I was surprised to find a loaf of Challah bread on my counter. I have heard of it but have never seen it or tasted it. So, thanks to my family, my curiosity was piqued. I did some research … Continue reading Challah Bread (Part 1)
I am okay. I was on top of the world when I woke up this morning. Then, I remembered I had to get in touch with someone who sucks the life energy out of me. Martha Beck in her book 'The Joy Diet' says "Walk into the Monster's Maw". That is exactly what I did. … Continue reading How is everyone today?