It’s Perfect!

Handsome and I love to watch movies. Over Memorial weekend, we traveled to our favorite spot for some quiet time. TCM and a few other channels were showing lots of war movies. I watched some I had never seen before. Not long before that, TCM hosted a series about courtroom dramas. One, Handsome had never…

Sunday Lines: Sunday, June 6

Here are a few encouraging #SundayLines provided by our #WordbyWord authors Interested in learning more? Click on the pictures below to gain more insight into each author. “Positive anything is better than negative nothing.” ~Elbert Hubbard, writer Reggi Allder “The first step toward getting somewhere is to decide you’re not going to stay where you…

What do you do with disappointments?

Disappointments. Pesky little things that can derail a person’s well-planned life, and yet with the right perspective that sometimes only time and distance can give, a failure can, in fact, morph into valuable insight. There are a number of sayings that cover the subject of this message. The most recognizable is probably that “every dark…

Sunday Lines: Sunday, May 30

Here are a few encouraging #SundayLines provided by our #WordbyWord authors with the theme WORDS OF COURAGE Interested in learning more? Click on the pictures below to gain more insight into each author. “Don’t let yesterday take up too much of today.” ~ Will Rogers Reggi Allder “Just be your self. Everybody else is already…

Enjoy the Now

My husband and I are about to celebrate our 50th wedding anniversary on June 5. As a part of that celebration, I’ve been preparing a power point presentation for the small party and looking back over 50 years of pictures and memories. It’s been fun even though the work has taken me away from my…

Sunday Lines: Sunday, May 23

Here are a few encouraging #SundayLines provided by our #WordbyWord authors with the theme WORDS OF COURAGE Interested in learning more? Click on the pictures below to gain more insight into each author. “The right way is not always the popular and easy way. Standing for right when it is unpopular is a true test…

Daring to imagine possibilities!

“You are daring to imagine that you could have a different life.” That’s a quote from the movie “You’ve Got Mail.” When all the odds are stacked against Kathleen Kelly and she finally admits defeat and decides to close her small bookshop, her mother’s friend offers those words of encouragement. Change often requires a little…

Sunday Lines: Sunday, May 16

Here are a few encouraging #SundayLines provided by our #WordbyWord authors with the theme WORDS OF COURAGE Interested in learning more? Click on the pictures below to gain more insight into each author. “You gain strength, confidence, and courage by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face.” ~ Eleanor…

Reggi’s Five Reasons to Garden

Hi all, Well, spring has sprung on the west coast of North America. In our area, flowers are blooming and my plum tree is especially beautiful this year. We are hoping for an amazing crop of fruit. Soon, we will plant an apple tree, a red delicious to be specific. I admit I’m not one…

Sunday Lines: Sunday, May 9

Here are a few encouraging #SundayLines provided by our #WordbyWord authors with the theme WORDS OF COURAGE Interested in learning more? Click on the pictures below to gain more insight into each author. “If you’re brave enough to start, you’re brave enough to finish.” ~Gary Ryan Blair Darlene DeLuca “Courage doesn’t always roar. Sometimes courage…