Tag Archives: positive attitude

Something to think about! – Stop putting restrictions on your Happiness

Please check out Sally Cronin’s fabulous blog. In this post she offers up excellent advice on how to be happy without putting restrictions on yourself. While you are there peruse her wonderful site for more helpful information on nutrition, eating … Continue reading

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How Common is Courtesy? – Guest Post by, Annette Rochelle Aben …

Lovely post about common courtesy. Please help spread some kindness. It can be catchy. Thank you, Don and Annette, for this reminder. We should all try being courteous and bring on some smiles. Source: How Common is Courtesy? – Guest … Continue reading

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Reader’s Favorite Award Winner!

I am excited to announce that Book 3 of my Davey & Derek Junior Detectives Series, The Case of the Magical Ivory Elephant, just won a Silver Medal in Reader’s Favorite Book Awards in Children’s Mystery! I feel blessed to receive this … Continue reading

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Goodreads Giveaway of Colby the Courageous Cat!

I am happy to announce I have a new Goodreads Giveaway beginning on May 31 through June 30, 2017 of my children’s book, Colby the Courageous Cat! It will be available to USA residents only. I will be offering three autographed books … Continue reading

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Gorgeous Flowers to Share!

When I saw these breaktakingly beautiful flowers I just had to share. Thank you to my friend, Steve, for sending them my way. Words can’t do justice to them. Do you think God will ever run out of ideas? Enjoy … Continue reading

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Spring has finally sprung!!

An azalea beginning to bloom HAPPY SPRING!! Well, it looks as if spring has finally sprung in New Hampshire, USA! We have had a lot of rainy and cloudy days and it was time for a warmer sunnier day today. … Continue reading

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Funnies to Start the New Year!

Here are some funnies to start the New Year! Hope you enjoy these fun doormats and get some chuckles. Thanks to my friend, Steve, for sharing them with me. Thanks for stopping by! Wishing you all a wonderful 2017 with … Continue reading

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Incredible Birds – Humming Birds!

I love these little guys! Every day I spend time observing them. They are sweet but quite feisty when other humming birds try to drink from their feeders. They will fight for their place. They are fascinating and entertaining and … Continue reading

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Friday Funnies

  As the week winds down here are some funnies to give you a bunch of chuckles! Feel free to share!       Thank you for stopping by. Love, laugh and have a wonderful weekend. Reading Gives You Wings … Continue reading

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Summer is Here and So Are the Roses!

SUMMER IS HERE AND SO ARE THE ROSES AND OTHER FLOWERS! Petunias, geraniums and marigolds! I love the summer, not because I could go to the beach or just sit out on my deck or take a walk and enjoy … Continue reading

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