Managing Depression During the Holidays

I am posting this again since we are in the Holiday season of 2020 and dealing with Covid19, things have changed big time. I first posted this in 2018, when things were as one may say "Normal," but now we look back and it's a memory of a time many of us took for granted … Continue reading Managing Depression During the Holidays

The Good Ole Days!

Photo credit: Bing.com/images I sure miss the good ole days, where times were simple and loads of fun. The people were friendly and would stand and talk for hours to everyone. Neighborhoods with families of all sizes. People cared for one another and enjoyed bonding and socializing. Aww, Spring and Summer in the country, watching … Continue reading The Good Ole Days!

What is Juneteenth?

pinterest.com Juneteenth (short for “June Nineteenth”) marks the day when federal troops arrived in Galveston, Texas in 1865 to take control of the state and ensure that all enslaved people be freed. The troops’ arrival came a full two and a half years after the signing of the Emancipation Proclamation. Juneteenth honors the end to slavery in the United … Continue reading What is Juneteenth?

Three Dead After Someone Tosses Dry Ice Into a Swimming Pool at a Birthday Party!

 How can something this tragic happen at a birthday party? Why would someone throw dry ice into a swimming pool while people are supposed to be having a good time? I'm pretty sure these are just two of the many questions being asked at this time by people all around the world. Three people have … Continue reading Three Dead After Someone Tosses Dry Ice Into a Swimming Pool at a Birthday Party!

Dandelions – The Incredible Edible Flower!

Photo Credit: http://www.ediblewildfood.com Gardeners have cursed the dandelion and its pervasive nature. They pop up everywhere in spring and are so hard to get rid of. Having grown up in a small West Texas town, I am no stranger to the Dandelion; although we pulled them up with our gloved hands or chopped them down … Continue reading Dandelions – The Incredible Edible Flower!

Remaining Positive in a Negative World!

Photo credit: Bing images Repost: In an ever-changing world filled with such negative news, people, relationships, politics and demanding jobs; it’s easy for people to become more and more depressed. Our thoughts become words, our words become action and if all we do is think negative thoughts, our actions will have negative consequences. Often, we … Continue reading Remaining Positive in a Negative World!