A Shooting Star

  Last night I was thinking about the upcoming peak of the Perseids Meteor Shower.  It’s always my favorite one each year.  If the weather cooperates and the moon is not bright, the Perseids can yield a shooting star every minute.  Once in my life I experienced this shower at its peak, and the sky…

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Good Old Days

When I was very young I remember hearing the ‘older’ folks talk about ‘the good old days’; when life was simple.  The one thing that sticks out in my mind was how many miles they walked to school; which of course was unfathomable considering I walked a few blocks!  Miles?  I could not imagine!  But,…

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Fairy Magic

Years ago I was chatting with a little boy on his front porch when he asked me if I had ever seen a flower fairy.  I remember being surprised by his question considering I have always believed in the magic of fairies, and I especially love flower fairies.  How did he know I was a…

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How Much Better?

Ah, another Thank You Thursday and I’m always wondering what to blog about!  However, it seems every week something silly happens that sparks my thankspiration! Last night a friend called about midnight.  We seem to always have these two hour conversations in the middle of the night!  Just as we were hanging up she remembered…

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A Miracle

My daughter sent me a text last week and said she had an idea for my blog.  When I saw her in person a few days later she relayed her airport story.  She had arrived in Charlotte from a wedding weekend in Denver and hopped on the shuttle to get to her car.  When she…

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