Ten Thoughts To Remember About Kindness

Ten Thoughts to Remember about Kindness

Resurrection Lilies --  Ten Thoughts To Remember about Kindness

  • KINDNESS, noun

Good will; benevolence; that temper or disposition which delights in contributing to the happiness of others, which is exercised cheerfully in gratifying their wishes, supplying their wants or alleviating their distresses; benignity of nature. kindness ever accompanies love.

There is no man whose kindness we may not sometime want, or by whose malice we may not sometime suffer. — Noah Webster Dictionary (1828)

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Staples In The Pantry — Food Allergies Part 2

Most people have some of the same staples in their pantry or kitchen as others do, right? Sugar, Flour, Eggs, Milk…and the list goes on.  That’s not necessarily so if you have food allergies.  I feel sure that my cabinets and fridge are filled with items quite different than yours.  Today’s post will highlight some great food choice alternatives (for me, at least) and the wonderful companies that strive to provide safe foods. Continue reading

Strawberry Delight Vintage Style

Like many people, it seems through the years and almost by default, we end up with a collection of themed items.  For me, it has been Strawberries!  As a little girl, I loved to pick strawberries at my grandmother’s house.  We ate them freshly picked and any other way that Grandma could think to use them.  She had several strawberry beds, but one bed in particular was rather unique.  It was an old and very long wooden canoe.  Because of my love of strawberries, Grandma named me her “Strawberry Girl”. Continue reading

Part Detective, Part Luck

Hubby and I were making the estate and garage sale rounds one Saturday morning, but we weren’t finding many treasures.  One of our final stops for the morning was an address that had hosted many garage sales.  Familiar with the couple having the sale, we stopped to exchange pleasantries and then made our way through the tables and racks looking for something…anything…of interest.  I really can’t remember if Hubby purchased anything that day, but I came across the sweetest little serving bowl.  I knew from the markings that it was probably an antique.  It caught my eye because it reminded me of something my grandmother would have had in her cabinet. Continue reading