My daughter and I spied this Praying Mantis in the neighbor’s garden. Nature teaches us to slow down and look again for things may appear on a 2nd look. This was the first time I have ever seen a Praying Mantis in person, truly a sight to behold. Here’s to you slowing down and takingContinue reading “Look again!”
A pink flower in the September garden. May a happy dash of color grace your day.
As I wandered into the garden this weekend there was a lovely butterfly to greet me. Wherever you end up flitting to this weekend enjoy!
The green and flowers are very healing. If you need a boost seek out flowers or trees. 💚
The color of these moss roses in the back garden is electric! Here’s to being bold like this color and getting things done. Hoping you find beautiful color in your life. 💜
Watching this bee busily buzzing about the phlox in the garden got me charged with life. The bee was focused and seemed to be content. I felt a strong life force go throughout my body. It propelled me to walk around the block and play frisbee with my daughter. The bee has so much energyContinue reading “Buzzing with life”
A cheerful makeup case I bought my daughter to use for storing her crayons. It reminds me to be loving and compassionate to all different types of people. Here’s to showing compassion or love to someone today. ❤🙂🦋
I saw this lovely zinnia on my walk this morning. Taking walks in the summer is such a treat because there are so many beautiful flowers in bloom. The trees are dazzling too! Take a walk today, you will be happy you did! 🙂🚶♂️🚶♀️
This church spire is on the Catholic church Immaculate Conception in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. This church is 150 years old. I love how most churches have spires that soar to heaven. Just think of how many prayers have been offered in this building and how many people were comforted by the words of scripture orContinue reading “Church spire soars to the heavens”
Opening a new door leads to adventures, challenges and fresh perspectives. I like to literally open new doors like the doors above as well as exploring new towns, churches, libraries, restaurants and stores. Not every week lends itself to physically going to new places so it is good to read books, blogs, stretch your imaginationContinue reading “Open a new door”