My New Backyard Addition

You might recall the small flagstone patio I used to have in my backyard. This summer I pulled out the flagstones to make room for this…………. All that is missing is a backyard bbq party…can’t wait to host one!

One Of My All Time Favourites

I’ve just started reading Robin Sharma the author of ‘The Monk Who Sold His Ferrari’ series. One of his recommendation is to find the time to laugh each day just like a child. During my early teens I grew up on a steady dose of comic books:Walt Disney, Tin Tin, Asterix & Obelix…but enjoying the…

I Look Great, I Look Great….

yes, sweetheart you do look great and you have an even greater spirit. May You Live Long With The Same Positive Spirit! Hattip: JK from Delhi for sharing this

Don’t Know Why…….

………………………………..I like these? Is it because of Jane Austen (one of my favourites)  or the captivating  male voice or the fact that I could not make out any word ..? Bohoo hoo…(This also means that this song is now a challenge and it will keep bugging me until I become more proficient at understanding it)….

Build It And They Will Come!

Remember that famous one-liner from ” Field of Dreams’? Here are some of this year’s visitors to my garden… My neighbour told me that she saw red-tailed ‘Finches’ enjoying in my garden one evening. When the weather gets better, am planning to camp out there one weekend to get more pictures of these lovely winged-visitors….

Wine Lovers: Are You A….

With yesterday’s depressing support for President Obama, I would readily join like minded folks for a glass of wine. And that thought brings me to this article from Huffingtonpost:12 TYPES OF WINE LOVERS: WHICH ONE ARE YOU? -> Weasel? Says he’ll bring a great bottle, but always shows up with off-vintage crap claiming his great…

Sweet September: Andie’s Isle

My realtor and good friend JJA shares this beautiful video. ENJOY!! I love the ‘What A Wonderful World’ music this video ends with. For those who are curious, Andie’s Isle is a site created by a mom named Andie who lives in Arizona. Her site has a lot of inspirational music and videos to soothe…

Some Say…

My realtor and friend JJA sent this email and in my treasure-trove I found this  beautiful video of Bette Midler’s rendition of  “The Rose” with lyrics so you too can take up Rose’s challenge. Enjoy!! The first day of school our professor introduced  himself and challenged us to get to know someone we didn’t already…

From Barack To Me

Friend — I want to thank you for signing my birthday card. Michelle told me that she was planning something a little different this year, and I was overwhelmed by the kind words I received from so many supporters like you. This job has a way of offering humbling moments. And the support you have…