52 Weeks of Thankfulness: Week 14, Easter Blessings and Mowing Lawns

I love Easter weekend, the sense of rebirth, the opening of one’s heart, and our greatest blessing… And yet, I believe my Easter weekends might be very different was it not for my neighbor Ms. S. For it was her gentle invitations to church that began our families journey towards Christ. First, I should return to … More 52 Weeks of Thankfulness: Week 14, Easter Blessings and Mowing Lawns

52 Weeks of Thankfulness: Week 12, Reflecting on my Air Force Retirement

This month marks my two year anniversary from the Air Force. It’s amazing how time flies when you’re having fun! I am so very honored to have served, and I had a wonderfully amazing career with so many who are still making a difference today. So in honor of my service retirement celebration, will you take a … More 52 Weeks of Thankfulness: Week 12, Reflecting on my Air Force Retirement

52 Weeks of Thankfulness: Week 11, Muddy Buckets

I am so thankful for this time of year as the longer days of baking mud pies begins! I hope you enjoy these images as I continue my  “52 Weeks of Thankfulness” at Haddon’s Musings.  A special thank you to Bernadette for allowing me to participate on this journey. As I’m out enjoying the sunshine, I hope … More 52 Weeks of Thankfulness: Week 11, Muddy Buckets

52 Weeks of Thankfulness,Week 6: Thanking the Daisy

Cheers to another week of “52 Weeks of Thankfulness” at Haddon’s Musings, and you bet…I’m thanking the daisy.  Okay by appearance the daisy isn’t really that grand of a flower. Its beauty is derived from its simplicity, at least that’s how I feel, or at least that’s what attracted me to the Gateway theme on WordPress–I thought, … More 52 Weeks of Thankfulness,Week 6: Thanking the Daisy

52 Weeks of Thankfulness: Week 2, Women Power

Fridays are Feminist Friday on Haddon’s Musings; although, I do not claim the title of feminist, I do advocate women are strong. I raise my daughter to be strong and competent, and kind.  I believe a balance amongst these three traits is essential. I will also agree, during times of necessity, one trait should be displayed … More 52 Weeks of Thankfulness: Week 2, Women Power

52 Weeks of Thankfulness: Week 1, Blogging Community 

This year I have decided to plummet into Bernadette’s “52 Weeks of Thankfulness” over at Haddon’s Musings.  First, I am thankful she’s shared this challenge; it really affords everyone an opportunity to be mindfully positive and find thanks in the world around us. I know every situation is not perfect or fair or so on, … More 52 Weeks of Thankfulness: Week 1, Blogging Community