A Hummingbird Morning

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Hummingbirds are found only in the western hemisphere, so they are absent from the traditional fairy tales, legends, and myths of European and African Americans. There is, however, a rich supply of stories about these tiny birds in Native American … [Continue reading]

The Magic of Bubbles

Green Bubbles

Do you remember the pure joy of blowing bubbles? When you do it as a "grown Up", it's still cool, isn't it? Yep, sure is... What if someone figured out a way to make colored bubbles? Not each bubble reflecting the colors of the rainbow - but … [Continue reading]

A Precious Life

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This amazing poem by American Poet Mary Oliver showed up in my inbox today... Not only is it poignant and beautiful but it mirrors another quote (by Eleanor Roosevelt)  that I posted on Twitter today. "Yesterday is history. Tomorrow is a mystery. … [Continue reading]

Are YOU Living Your Dream?

Dreams come in many shapes and sizes, don't they? We all have them but do we really do enough to live into our dreams? Life is tricky. It requires negotiation and fearless navigation. The bills are due, the house needs work, and the kids need … [Continue reading]

My Travel Map

Thanks to 29Travels.com, I now have a travel map. Boy looking at it in this form sure makes me realize that there is still a whole lot of world still unexplored by me! If you want your own travel map, check out my new friend @ 29 Travels! … [Continue reading]