Monthly Archives: July 2010

What to do if you’re lost in the woods without a compass

1.  Don’t panic.  You have a deep inner wisdom which already knows how to get out of the woods.  Which can never be lost.  (On the other hand, sometimes panic can give us some energy to reach that inner knowing.  … Continue reading

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Raccoon babies!

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Why the comic sans blog really wasn’t so funny.

It all started Saturday afternoon.     My beloved husband began suggesting blog topic ideas.  “How ’bout this one, Kathy?  How ’bout this one?”  (Of course since he’s a weekly newspaper editor and writes a column himself, he was probably contemplating his own possibilities…)     … Continue reading

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Comic sans type face speaks up: I have a WRITE to exist!

Blog publisher’s note:  Do you ever have this happen?  Somebody–like a type face–leaves a blog on your doorstep wanting you to publish it?  I simply didn’t know what to do.  There’s apparently a big media issue going on trying ban … Continue reading

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It’s summertime and the livin’ is easy…

Say to yourself, at least twelve times today, “It’s July.  It’s almost the middle of July.  It’s summer.  It’s summer.  It’s summer.” Maybe I’m just talking to you folks in northern climates.  You know who you are.  You know where … Continue reading

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We found our thrill on…

OK, our secret is OUT!!  We found our thrill on Blueberry Hill!!  Congratulations to Dawn King for the winning guess on yesterday’s post, although maybe some of the rest of you thought that we might find blueberries on our mountain-climbing … Continue reading

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“Stay away from the edge!”

  This all happened yesterday.  Christopher and I climbed a mountain in the afternoon.  (OK, a “Michigan Mountain”…what people in other states might call a “tall hill” or a “foothill”.  We in Michigan live in such flat country that any … Continue reading

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Corpse Pose anyone?

 Today was yoga.    You all know about yoga, don’t you?   That’s where you stretch into poses like Warrior One,  Warrior Two, Tree Pose, Sun Salutations and Downward Dog.   How I love yoga!   You breathe and you stretch and it’s like … Continue reading

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Miracle

Think of our brothers and sisters tonight.  Think of our brothers and sisters who are hurting.   Think of those who are praying for a miracle.  I think of  stories I have heard recently.  One story this afternoon via Facebook:  a … Continue reading

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Ms. Norma Rockwell meets the 4th of July parade

 And now…on to the 4th of July parade!  Here we are in Small Town America.  I mean Small Town America.  Tiny town America.  Blink-and-you-miss-it Small Town U.S.A.  We all know Norman Rockwell, don’t we?  The artist who painted portraits of … Continue reading

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