Legendary Country

Did you know that Willie has eight kids and that he played football in high school? Willie Nelson was born on April 29, 1933, in Abbott, Texas. He was raised by his paternal grandparents during the Great Depression. His granny took Willie to a small Methodist church where he was exposed to music and inspiring…

Rain on me

October 27, 2019 it rained hard in San Nicolas. The rainbirds, the harbingers of crystal clear droplets to come will emerge to sing again next May.  The drizzle will return when dew drops well up in the atmosphere.  A tradition that can be counted among all of our blessings.  Before the pour, the sprinkle lets…

Willis Earl Alley

Bob Hope was born in 1903 in England, he was a father of four children. Mr. Hope quietly celebrated his 100th birthday in May of 2003, at his Taluca Lake home. He died of pneumonia on July 27, 2003. Hope donated his papers to the Library of Congress.  Hope Biography: https://www.biography.com/people/bob-hope-9343481 John Wayne was born on in…

Truth Spoken

Have you ever noticed the sparkle in a person’s countenance as they are being verbally touched by an expressed appreciation? Why are we hesitant to give such delight to our loved ones? The value of speaking love is incalculable, but it is our tone that often blesses or offends more than our words. A new…

Fun Family Reunions

I’m so excited about aging with grace as I turn 67!  Cruising the Pacific we rocked the waves as we met up with friends and family. My 2018 birthday was divine as we enjoyed touring several ports with my best friend, my travel buddy, my prayer partner, my adoring husband Michael.  We may be able…

Smiles

“Smile and the whole world smiles at you!” There is actual scientific proof that the aforementioned statement is true! Known as a great American psychologist, William James concluded that our facial expressions, (a smile or a frown) is not a registered consequence of an emotion, but the SMILE or the FROWN is the cause of…

Refresh in Paradise

Have you ever just wanted to sneak away from the noise, from the stress, from the routine of a life that simply feels so blah? The world offers much to distract us, but what our soul seeks is peace, a peace that the world cannot deliver. Spending time alone, or with other peace seekers…refreshes us…

KETO St Pats Mint

St Paddy’s day does not need to pad your mid section, in fact these mint flavored cheesecake muffins have a wee bit o dark chocolate for only 2.5 net carbs per paddy cake. Great with a  KETO bulletproof COFFEE   in the mornin! INGREDIENTS for mint flavored cheesecake muffins: 2 1/2 packages of Philadelphia cream cheese…