Valentine’s day sunset walk around the lake ❤

Nothing fancy, just a beautiful walk around the lake on a warm evening with my hubby. To end the night, we picked up dinner and headed home to watch one of our favorite shows on the DVR. Simple blessings ❤ The sky broke like an egg into full sunset and the water caught fire. ~…

“Hate is rooted in Fear”

I read these words this morning. They were followed by “Kindness is rooted in Love”. If we can understand this, perhaps it will help us respond more kindly to others. Maybe, just maybe, our kind response can chip away a small part of the fear inside someone else. Words to contemplate as we head into…

Simple Joys

What better way to bring in the new year than with the dear sweet joys of animal love? While family visited from out of town the past several days, one of our adventures took us to Hoofsnhorns Farm Sanctuary. A new and joyful discovery. I did not know such a place existed nearby. Although this…

We need a “❤” button

Don’t you think this sweet little bunny with the torn ear needs some love? “No matter what happens, or how bad it seems today, life does go on, and it will be better tomorrow.” ~ Maya Angelou

Love Locks: the story

While visiting Sedona earlier this year we visited Tlaquepaque Arts & Shopping Village (see post here). Many of the shops were closed or just getting reopened after COVID lockdown. However, one of the shops had an artsy exhibit outside where people were able to show their love by hanging their padlock message on the iron…