Category: LIFE

DIY/magazine paper fun

In case you don’t know, I love paper. I love tearing it, pasting it, cutting it, and of course, buying it. So-o-o-o-o, We were at the cabin and I had to create something. It was one of those days when I needed to be distracted. Instructions for the […]

tile removal

Nothing takes the place of perisistence

(I wrote this post about four years ago.) I want to share with you a quote from Calvin Coolidge, 3oth president of the United States. “Nothing in the world can take the place of Persistence. Talent will not: nothing is more commonplace than unsuccessful men with talent.GeniusĀ will not; […]

doubting my ability to cope

doubting my ability to cope tomorrow

I’m sitting here watching my little five-year-old grandson play with his toys. Everyone is gone but him and me. He’s oblivious to my pain. He’s absorbed in his own world, just like a five-year-old should be. He looks at me and giggles and I smile. How can I […]