Tag Archives: Thought

Accumulated Baggage

Accumulated baggage. The stuff of life that stays packed in our cases, like the outfit we took on a trip, but never wore. Some of us only accumulate a small carry-on, while others tip the scales with the weight of … Continue reading

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Love the Life You’re In

Despite our best efforts to embrace each & every day, some days can be more difficult than others, in seeking gratitude for the life we have been given. To love the life we are in. In a world where we … Continue reading

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Chasing the Light

It’s been awhile since me & my bike have spent time together. Autumn brings shorter days, making it a challenge to get in a good ride before the light of day disappears. Racing home from work to change into my … Continue reading

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Sharing the Load

Every now & again, we are reminded of the random acts of kindness of strangers. My run to Costco this morning included picking up 10 over sized cases of water for an upcoming cycling event, our annual Ride4UnitedWay .  If you … Continue reading

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What’s your story?

For a better part of my life, I have been an avid picture taker; capturing moments on film for as far back as I can remember. Before digital, we took these films in to be printed.  Good shots or bad, … Continue reading

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Under the Influence

There are few of us who escape being touched in some way or another by alcoholism.  It is an illness that affects all walks of life, leaving a path of destruction in its wake. I am not an alcoholic.  While … Continue reading

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Finding kindness & tolerance

This morning, I read two very different posts from a couple of my favourite blogs.  One broke my heart & one filled my heart with pride. Susannah over at athingirldotcom is one of the kindest people I have come across, … Continue reading

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And then I met Anne

There are people we meet who leave an impact on us. After a particularly stressful week, I have been feeling overextended & quite honestly, a little sorry for myself. And then I met Anne. Anne lives in the same retirement … Continue reading

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I Love You All the Way Through

I think I’ve mentioned before, I am not a big fan of card holidays.  Valentine’s Day, Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, Grandparent’s Day, the list is endless. A card or expression of love, on a designated day is lovely I suppose, … Continue reading

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To You & Yours with Gratitude

With the holiday season upon us, I wanted to take a moment to express my sincere gratitude to all of you who follow along with me, on this journey called blogging. To my fellow bloggers/friends, you continue to inspire me … Continue reading

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