Category Archives: Family

Gratitude Sunday: Opening Imagination; or, Proactive Thinking

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “The reason we have poverty is that we have no imagination. There are a great many people accumulating what they think is vast wealth, but it’s only money… they don’t know how … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Train Music

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “Sure, jets are fast and economical, but, oh my, what fun we’ve lost and what leisure we’ve sacrificed in the race to efficiency. Somehow, stepping onto a plane and zooming across the … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Learning All The Way

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “Most people are afraid of suffering. But suffering is a kind of mud to help the lotus flower of happiness grow. There can be no lotus flower without the mud.” Thích Nhất … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Invisible Woman

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “I first noticed I was missing on Thursday.” Jeanne Ray in Calling Invisible Women Sunday Haiku Ghostly river mist drifts through valley fields, haunting naked fog-filled trees. Sunday Musings We all know … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Surviving The Holidays

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “When you practice gratefulness, there is a sense of respect toward others.” Dalai Lama Sunday Haiku Dry white wind blusters, turning evergreen branches into magic fans. Sunday Musings Holidays are upon us! … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Sorrowful Summers

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “Can I see another’s woe, and not be in sorrow too? Can I see another’s grief, and not seek for kind relief?” William Blake Sunday Haiku Nature’s morning breath, sweet mown hay, … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Two Old Sisters On A Quilt Barn Trail

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “America is not like a blanket – one piece of unbroken cloth. America is more like a quilt – many patches, many pieces, many colors, many sizes, all woven together by a … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Lessons From Dad

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “I was born by myself, but carry the spirit and blood of my father, mother, and ancestors. So I am never really alone.” Ziggy Marley Sunday Haiku Weather shifts hot, cool, from … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Counting Blessings

Gratitude * Sunday Quotes of the Week – “Today is a good day to die.” Oglala Lakota saying “There is only one god, and his name is Death. And there is only one thing we say to the god of … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Mother, Goddess, Warrior

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “My mother always taught us that if people don’t agree with you, the important thing is to listen to them. But if you’ve listened to them carefully and you still think that … Continue reading

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