Monthly Archive for: ‘October, 2013’

A Reflection on Happiness

Birds At Play In The Water

“The moments of happiness we enjoy take us by surprise. It is not that we seize them, but that they seize us.” – Ashley Montagu. Some of the simplest things in life are what bring me the most happiness. I noticed an example of this a couple of weeks ago when I was in PetSmart. I was there to pick …

Read More


P9230107 8414

“What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have never been discovered.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson. I learned about the beauty of weeds from my husband, Joe. Before I met him, I was like many other people who look at a weed and think it has to be removed. But in reality, weeds bring great beauty to our surroundings. In …

Read More