Category Archive: Beautiful Life

The Beauty of Raindrops

It rained today…. Life is full of beauty. Notice it. Notice the bumble bee, the small child, and the smiling faces. Smell the rain, and feel the wind. Live your life to the… Continue reading

She Will Be Loved

End of June, we welcome a black and white kitty into our home. Our home of four dogs ranging in size from big to little – rowdy to shy. We have no clue… Continue reading

Finding Goodness

The roots of all goodness lie in the soil of appreciation for goodness. -Dalai Lama Funny thing happened in the midst of our break-in troubles. I had my notstolen camera and carried it… Continue reading

A Bug, A Princess, and A Biker Chick

Last Halloween, Averey is little bundle of joy not more than 7 lbs. Far too little to dress up and take around the neighborhood. Plus, the weather turned pretty chilly on Halloween and… Continue reading

Muir Woods: The Enduring Forest

Once upon a time, a land gave birth to a tree, a tree gave birth to a forest. A forest gave birth to a park. And the park became a National Monument that… Continue reading

A City of Relics

The Daily Post at WordPress weekly photo challenge is to find your relic. The first thing that comes to mind is the fabulous and dying (but resurrecting) Baker Hotel in Mineral Wells, Texas.… Continue reading

That Extra Special Visit

Have I told you about my Mom? Former beauty queen, best preschool teacher in all of Oklahoma (in the 1980’s), former dog breeder of champion bloodhounds, super fun and carefree (although very strict… Continue reading

Spilt-Second Love Story

Family in town. Pre-wedding dinners. Pre-wedding jitters. All the plans, appointments, and schedules. All of it coming together. All because two people fell in love. In a spilt-second that love captured for all… Continue reading