Valentine Card Creations Within my Mess

Valentine card funGlittery shapes and ribbonsCharming passerby Good evening from my part of the world! I’m working to get caught up on reading so many of your wonderful blog posts. My schedule is such a work in progress! It’s still fun to write a haiku. Right now, I’m juggling a project and I was excited…

A Beautiful Sight

When I walk in the morning sunlight, the brisk air feels fantastic. I’m grateful that it’s only 51 degrees Fahrenheit where I’m located and not -8 degrees where some of my friends are located. However, it feels like 37 degrees. No snow just yet. Refreshing, not unbearable. I’m sitting indoors marveling a beautiful sight. My…

#Whatdoyousee?- Toddler Babble

Mr. Cuddlesworth, I’m so glad to see you! Mama set me down on the bed for a nap, but I just need to vent. I’ve had such a peculiar day where everyone’s ears suddenly stopped working. I tell Dada that I want my blankie, but he shoves a bottle in my mouth! I want to…

A-to-Z Challenge: Volunteer

“There is no such thing as a child who hates to read; there are only children who have not found the right book.” Frank Serafini Fueling the Desire to Rise Up to the Challenge This past school year I have been volunteering with a local youth literacy group helping improve the reading levels of two…

Sunshine Blogger #4 from Keep It Alive

The greatest discovery of my generation is that human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes. William James Good morning! A few days ago, I was celebrating a friend’s birthday at a movie theater by seeing another superhero movie: Aquaman. Again, I loved the visual effects, the action, the laughs, and adventure! My…

30-Day Song Challenge: Day 29

Today’s challenge is a song that reminds you of your childhood. I think of a lot of kid films, musicals, and sing-a-longs. 🙂 The music from the “Sound of Music” was a staple in my childhood. Edelweiss, sang by Christopher Plummer, is very touching. I played this on the piano often. I sang a lot…

#Nonet, 30-Day Song Challenge: Day 9

By letting our children lead us to their own special places we can rediscover the joy and wonder of nature.  Richard Louv #Nonet: Healing MagicTake the first step into the unknownA space beyond comprehensionAbsorbed in wonder and joyCelestial beings freelyDrifting in the windMystify soulsNear heavenInspireAwe Enya’s celtic music makes me feel wonderful, at peace, and…