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…

Watering Seeds

Have you lost your color and hope? Is your inner pain a secret to be kept in the shadows? Do you think the Raven is more blessed? Has the garden of your soul wept and dried up beyond repair? Could it flourish again with a wee bit of attention? Does nature have the potential to…

KETO Saucy Chicken

Inspired by the movie entitled “Julie and Julia”—-for a scrumptious feast, just add more butter! Julia Childs was a culinary legend and leaping forward, Julie Powell was a frustrated government worker and fledgling writer. Julie documented her journey to make 365 recipes in one year on her blog. My KETO journey began in August 2017…

Who’s on First?

Spring training begins the third week of February for pitchers and catchers. In your game of life, who sits on first base? Abbott: I’m telling you their names! Costello: Well who’s on first?   Abbott: Who. Costello: What are you askin me for? I’m askin you! You mean that Guy who knew Who? That Friend who always…

Joy without Ceasing!

Today was enchantingly marvelous! My soul sister, and absolute kindred spirit Andi brought her nine year old grand Bella over.  Tears flowing, we binged on “Anne with an E”, and indulged ourselves with ice cream.  Our individual imaginations were keenly bright as our hearts and minds were wonderfully bathed with the newest version of Anne…

The Crown

Netflix produced an outstanding original entitled “The Crown”.  It follows the child Elizabeth and her sister Margaret, to Elizabeth’s marriage, her father King George’s death, and her coronation.  In 2017 Queen Elizabeth celebrated her 91st birthday.  The Queen’s official birthday is always celebrated with a military parade known as Trooping the Colour on Horse Guards…

Kindred Spirits

For a perfect Mother’s day indulgence, on Friday May 12th, 2017 Netflix premiered the latest version of Anne of Green Gables. Anne with an ‘E’ is a sizzling Canadian Broadcasting joint venture!  This Prince Edward Island tale has been spot polished with electric, dramatic acting!  The red-headed-freckled-faced orphan takes on new renegade escapades in which…

Thunderstorm Season

After watching this documentary, being called a “Snowflake” or a “Bird Brain” will now be considered a great honor!  Science and God who would of thought I would identify with a snowflake?  The awesome beauty of lightning, the sound of thunder and the smell of fresh rain energizes me. Did you know that there are…

Tolstoy Rights

FOUR STARS by Rex Reed “Rapturous and Perfect.  Passionate, Profound and Unforgettable.”  —— “If you want to be happy, BE.” Leo Tolstoy.  The Last Train Station is a great film starring Helen Mirren, Christopher Plummer, and James McAvoy. This impeccable cast received 2 Academy Award nominations in 2009.  It is a sweet comedy-drama about the final…