Category Archives: Parenting

Gratitude Sunday: Headed South

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week “We don’t want to swim against cosmic currents, do we?” Stefan Emunds Sunday Haiku Prettiest flower in my wild overgrown yard is me, yours truly. Sunday Musings More proof I am a slow … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Masked For Memorial Day

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week “Man is least himself when he talks in his own person. Give him a mask, and he will tell you the truth.” Oscar Wilde Sunday Haiku Warming trend, brief wind, gray sky, clouds … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: What’s In A Name?

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week “That which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet.” William Shakespeare from Romeo and Juliet, Act II Scene II Sunday Haiku Spring showers too late for April, dampen … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: First Empty Nest Mother’s Day

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week “I think, at a child’s birth, if a mother could ask a fairy godmother to endow it with the most useful gift, that gift should be curiosity.” Eleanor Roosevelt Sunday Haiku Breeze carries … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Dragons, Death, Dust

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “No dragon can resist the fascination of riddling talk and of wasting time trying to understand it.” J.R.R. Tolkien from The Hobbit or There and Back Again Sunday Haiku Yellow sun blue … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: The United States Of America Is A Lie

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “Society cares for the individual only so far as he is profitable.” Simone de Beauvoir Sunday Haiku August memories, frivolous grasshopper days, warm campfire evenings. Sunday Musings The United States of America … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: A Memorial Day For All

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “Service is the rent you pay for room on this earth.” Shirley Chisholm Sunday Haiku One freaky warm week belies cooler spring days to follow; shawl weather. Sunday Musings As we come … Continue reading

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Gratitude Sunday: Mama, Mama

Gratitude * Sunday Quote of the Week – “Kids don’t stay with you if you do it right. [Being a mom] is the one job where, the better you are, the more surely you won’t be needed in the long … Continue reading

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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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