Gratitude

I hope that your Thanksgiving was blessed and shared with those who have meaning in your life. As I walked out into my parents’ front yard in sunny Florida, I was drawn to a plant that I thought was beginning to bloom, only to discover that they were leaves instead. Nature never ceases to amaze…

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Nature Vacation

Thank God for another year of life. For my birthday, I vacationed with my 3 “J’s” in Northern Michigan. At our accommodations in Maple City, a turkey family of 5 meandered through the back yard, and blue jays flitted about in pine trees. Some of our destinations/activities included: Glen Arbor, Suttons Bay, Traverse City, Northport,…

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Giving Thanks

I haven’t posted any comments for a few weeks because I’ve been dealing with a family crisis. But through it all, I’ve found much to be thankful for. Whatever the challenges you face in the tapestry of your life, look for the threads of positive events to be thankful for. Often these are the small…

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