Joy is… picking a theme for the year

– Posted in: Themes

Resolutions tend to be guilt-ridden and soon forgotten. Why not pick a theme instead? One or a couple of words that will inspire you, guide you, nudge, you, remind you, stay lodged in your memory, and take you to places you might not have thought of. There is indeed magic in a word oft repeated. [...]

Joy is… letting go of all expectations

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I've been sitting in Prescott these past 12 days, waiting for Esmeralda's transmission issues to be resolved. July 4th celebrations caused some delays in getting a diagnosis. Last Saturday saw my mechanic — D1 — ordering parts from California. He paid for overnight delivery, which actually meant the parts would be shipped on Monday for Tuesday delivery. Not [...]

Joy is… a kiss from your horse

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  Sharon Coates gets a kiss from her four-legged friend Cinnamon. Could this perhaps be fueled by the possibility of a carrot??? No matter, a kiss is a kiss and this one feels great! We should all be so lucky. Who will you kiss today?