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

Blogger Recognition Award

I am very passionate about positivity and inspiration, and I do try to lean my blog towards this platform. Like most, I have had many challenges–and I may gripe behind this screen ( I am human!). BUT, I truly feel that flexibility and determination have greatly influenced my life. It’s like being on a ship: you have to set your destination, plan your course of action, and always seek joy in the journey. … More Blogger Recognition Award

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 9, Accepting My Bowl of Rice

Cheers to another “52 Weeks of Thankfulness” at Haddon’s Musings. This week I’m paying tribute to simple bowls of rice. While it’s a basic staple in many diets throughout the world, I must admit these days it represents more than food for me. I’m ashamed to admit as a young child I despised rice. Growing up Asain-American, my … More 52 Weeks of Thankfulness: Week 9, Accepting My Bowl of Rice