A Few of my Favorite Things- #1

Earlier today I caught myself singing “My Favorite Things” from the Sound of Music.  (Of course I was singing in my best Julie Andrews’ accent!)  “Rain drops on roses, and whiskers on kittens, Bright copper kettles and warm woolen mittens…”   The song got me to thinking about my favorite things and why I hold them so near and dear to my heart.  Family, close friends, my health, and my Lord and Savior are all at the top of the list.  There are a number of other things in my life, however, that I feel I could not live without.  Here is the rundown: Continue reading


My World

This is a re-post from http://www.ladiesincamo.com.

I sit silently as the wind kisses my face.   The sparrows dance in the sky above to the song of the red-winged blackbird.  I breathe.  The fresh spring air fills my lungs with new life, and hope.

I run my fingers through the soft green grass, as the dragonflies flirt with the brim of my cap and the bumble bee buzzes by.


This is my world.

Although I was not able to get out hunting or fishing this weekend, a quiet walk along a nearby brook was enough to feed my soul.

What fuels your spirit when you are unable to get away?