Category Archives: thankful

The Times We Live In

Things that are happening around the world right now are concerning and downright horrible. It almost makes one wish that they were born in another time. It is tempting to think how things were better hundreds of years ago. It … Continue reading

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One Hundred Years Ago

One hundred years ago today, July 24, 1914, somewhere in Massachusetts a baby boy was born. I don’t know much about his childhood or even his family. He did have siblings, though I was told they were much older and … Continue reading

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It Was Worth It

My second daughter celebrated a birthday recently. She thanked me for all the hard work I did 24 years ago to make the day her birthday. I told her it was worth it. That started me thinking about life. Specifically … Continue reading

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It’s The Little Things

I don’t know about you, but sometimes I get so busy with the “big” issues of life that I don’t take the time to savor all the little things that bring joy to life. Big things can overpower the little … Continue reading

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