Leaves Leaving Trees


Hubs was out on a walk yesterday and brought home wonderful pictures of the colors around the neighborhood.  Folks are out raking, with some muttering under their breath “dang leaves.”  But the leaves are so spectacular, it’s hard to be mad at them for dressing up before they fall.




People are like stained-glass windows… — Lemon Shark

Guest Blogger, Lemon Shark, shares her reflection on a beautiful quote.

“People are like stained-glass windows. They sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when the darkness sets in, their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light from within.” ~ Elisabeth Kübler-Ross It’s easy to sparkle and shine when there’s light in your life. When you reflect […]

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Tomato Sandwich — vanbytheriver

I agree with everything except the toasting.  Oh summer…oh tomatoes.

Enjoy this vanbytheriver guest post:

It’s the perfect summer sandwich, with the simplest of ingredients. Garden-fresh tomatoes, mayo, store-bought white bread. I had the first of many this week. You might be tempted to modify it, toast the bread, add ingredients like cheese, bacon, avocado, onion, etc. But please do not. It is a culinary sacrilege. Salt and pepper are […]

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We Are Living in a Distractible World and I Am a Distractible Girl — Lemon Shark

I just looked up a book about how to focus in a distracted world and I couldn’t make it through the description because I got distracted. I wish this was me trying to be funny or something but, alas, that just happened. Seriously. I’m not sure if this means I desperately need the […]

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