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Good Goal and Reminder

Lettie De Winnaar – LinkedIn

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Since We’re Talking Fireworks….

Josh Billings via Kelly Mizell – LinkedIn

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Wisdom of the Dragonfly

Attitude of Gratitude via 2 Star Art

After a pretty long, awful day yesterday, my husband and I are doing a bit of resting today.

I’ve been up in my art room playing, and am about to go back up in a minute. I hope to be able to share what I’ve been working on with you.

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Maybe Not ‘Forever’

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On the way back from the grocery store this morning, I asked my husband, “Will you love me forever?”

He said, “Maybe not forever, but I’ll go for the next 1,000 years.”

I’ll take it. :0)

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Good Advice

Jim Cody – LinkedIn

Things are slowly coming together as we try to repair or replace the things we lost since we were hit by lightning. We are actually discovering what is most important to us.

  • We are very lucky we didn’t lose more and can recover from this, even though there is no help from insurance with high deductible.
  • As far as electronics go, my phone is most important to me because I am now able to communicate with people on it in several ways, even when all else isn’t working.
  • The clothes washer is next important. We are still trying to get someone out to repair it, or tell us the bad news we have to get a new one.
  • Computers and Internet access are super important to us. I really missed writing my blog, and I didn’t have access to either of my online shops. I also enjoy being able to communicate with people with typing, rather than having to use one fat finger to laboriously type out messages to people.
  • We can do without a TV, but it’s kind of a quality of life thing – we’re spoiled.  We’re supposed to be able to pick up a new one tomorrow or Saturday (we hope)

As far as I’m concerned, all the other little electronic gadgets my husband is trying to repair (or get new parts for) are just icing on an already nice cake.

So, We have done most everything we can at the moment, just waiting and looking at the stars….

 

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Today

Kids Best Interest via Desiree Angelique Hackett

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What Do You Hope For?

Barbara Kingsolver via Lisa Bearnes Richey

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My New Etsy Store!

For about a week and a half I’ve been viewing some videos by Renae Christine regarding selling handmade items online. She really got my attention when saying the several things you SHOULDN’T do – because I was doing ALL of them…. :0(

I have JUST finished creating a new store on Etsy called, ArtworthyNoteCards concentrating ONLY on selling my hand-painted cards, note card packages, and stationery packages.  I am trying to look at what I’m doing in a new way, incorporating her ideas, and will see if anything happens.

Changing the way you look at things is really difficult. Maybe this difficulty is another thing that increases with age. Her videos challenged me, though, getting me get excited about trying her suggestions.

I would very much appreciate it if you would visit my new store and give me feedback on what you think when you have the time and inclination.

If the link above doesn’t work for some reason, here is the URL to my Etsy store –

https://www.etsy.com/shop/ArtworthyNoteCards

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Celebration of “NOT”

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We are celebrating today that WE ARE –

  • NOT starting the brick laying on the second planter today
  • NOT working in the yard today
  • NOT cleaning the house

I –

  • AM posting happily on my blog
  • AM doing meal prep for our feast tonight – hamburgers, baked beans, cole slaw, potato salad and deviled eggs
  • AM taking the time to enjoy a good book
  • AM enjoying being able to have front and back doors open – enjoying a wonderful breeze
  • AM enjoying playing with our animals and spending time with my husband.

I hope that YOU can enjoy a “celebration of NOT” today, too!

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Choose JOY!

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Don’t Forget

Lisa Bearnes Richey

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Do…

Mini Moons Ago Miniature Donkeys via Cathy Ruggiero

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Goodness

The Age of Enlightenment via Janet Melendez – LinkedIn

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Notice

Terrance E Stock – LinkedIn

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Just Don’t Quit

“Just don’t quit all the way. You might have to quit a little bit. Just until you can breathe and find some space to move. This is not giving up. This is strategic self-care. Realizing you can stop when you want and start when you want builds trust with yourself. Also, try long walks, good books, and maybe chocolate. Or punching pillows. Whatever you need.” ~ Nanea Hoffman – Sweatpants & Coffee

 

Magdalena Korzeniewska – via Kathleen McGreal – LinkedIn

*Thanks to Kathleen McGreal who posted this on LinkedIn

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Note to Self

Nanea Hoffman – SweatpantsAndCoffee.com via Desiree Angelique Hackett

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To-Do’s

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Feeling a bit overwhelmed lately with a longer and longer to-do list no matter how many things I manage to remove. It seems as if every direction I look has things saying, “Fix me next!”

I just moved heavy coats from our utility room hooks area to the front hall closet, since it had no space available and I was having to dig or move things to find what I was looking for, so I feel good that is done. But on the way to the utility room, I saw little wisps of dog/cat hair moving along with the breeze on the tiled area. And the poor fishes’ water is cloudy again, and the table by my chair in the living room is piled up….

So – I’m doing a bit here – which I truly love – and then going and doing something else on the list before I allow myself to return here.  This way I’m having some fun between chores.

How do you handle too-long to-do lists?

Brian Tracy – http://www.pinterest.com

 

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A Good Life

GrowingBolder.com via Cathy Ruggiero

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Reaching

Louise Smith via Lisa Bearnes Richey

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Epic?

Cindy Basnett Thurman

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Make Time

Heather A. Stillufsen – via Christine Malone – LinkedIn

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Good Morning!

HappySmiles via Terrance E. Stock – LinkedIn

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Imagine

Zen to Zany via Cathy Ruggiero

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Attitude

Alina Sibera via Elena (Livia) D. – LinkedIn

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Honesty

Cindy Basnett Thurman

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FUN

Zen to Zany via Cathy Ruggiero

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Goal

Free Spirited via Irma Nadal – LinkedIn

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I Like Cake

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Miracles

Power of Positivity via CathyRuggiero

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2 Minutes

Life with Cats via Cathy Ruggiero

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Going Easy

Lisa Bearnes Richey

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