The Bare Necessities of Life 🎶🎵

This morning I had the tune and words to a Disney song flittering through my head. It was “The Bare Necessities” from the movie “The Jungle Book”. The Jungle Book is one of my all time favorite movies (the animated version). I hadn’t thought about this before, but perhaps I love it so much because…

Silent Sunday

“We need to find God, and he cannot be found in noise and restlessness. God is the friend of silence. See how nature – trees, flowers, grass- grows in silence; see the stars, the moon and the sun, how they move in silence… We need silence to be able to touch souls.” ~ Mother Teresa

Ruby-crowned Kinglet

“Our very contract with nature has a deep restorative power; contemplation of its magnificence imparts peace and serenity.” ~ Pope John Paul II

Sunday Blessings

May your heart be full of thanksgivingMay you feel blessed and joyfulMay you reflect positively to others in the coming week🙏🏻 Posted for Lisa Coleman’s Bird Weekly Challenge Birds in Color and MonoThank you Lisa for a few WordPress blogging tips! 😊

Windy Music to my Ears

In response to Frank’s Tuesday Photo Challenge: Common, the word “windy” came to mind, as I listened to my chimes make beautiful music outside my window.  Wind is common here, so I snapped a few photos of my chimes, and even a short video below, in order to share the gentle music (and feisty wind). …