Category Archives: happiness

Happy Birthday Pam

Happy Birthday Pamela Ann I hope you have the best birthday ever.  You never fail to send all of us cards so here’s my card for you. Let’s start the day out right.  Sit down and enjoy.  Then add these. … Continue reading

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Treasure City

I know I’ve talked about Jason Davis on here before because Paul and I just love his show On The Road Again.  It’s on every Sunday night and I tape it and we watch it when nothing is on. When this came … Continue reading

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Question of the day

If you were to name the absolute best gift you ever received as a child, what would it be?

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Potluck

Since Valentine’s Day is fast approaching, some of us at work decided to do something fun.  We’re having a potluck!  Now, I realize that a potluck doesn’t sound like a barrel of laughs for many of you, but we in … Continue reading

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Slow Dance

Have you ever watched kids on a merry-go-round? Or listened to the rain slapping on the ground? Ever followed a butterfly’s erratic flight? Or gazed at the sun into the fading night? You better slow down. Don’t dance so fast. … Continue reading

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Do your pets have “human” names?

Do your pets have “human” names?  Check out here to find out who’s do and who’s don’t.  I can tell you for sure that if I ever get a new pet, which it’s highly likely that I won’t, but if … Continue reading

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How old do you feel?

DM over at Heart to Heart and I were emailing one day a week or so ago and he and Mrs DM were talking about how old they felt. He asked me how old I felt since we are both … Continue reading

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Happy Christmas

This is my favorite Christmas song.  It means a LOT to me and it’s for someone special.  Those who know me, know who it is.

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Merry Christmas!

Our Christmas tree Lights on our trees (more like sticks!)

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A son’s a son until he takes a wife??

I read a book by Debbie Macomber recently.  I’m not sure if your familiar with her or not.  Her style is a small town kind of life and her characters are the “behind the scenes” kind of people.  Like the people who own and run … Continue reading

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The Funny Little Things

I think we all to some degree have funny little things we do. Our own signature things we do with certain people. You might sign off a letter in one way to one person because it has special meaning or … Continue reading

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Don and Mary’s extended family

This is my dad and his wife Mary with the little loved one in their lives, Katy.   Isn’t she just adorable?   This was taken in front of a sign that Mary had made for her brothers cabin.  It … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Tessa

                            Tessa Here’s hoping your surgery went well and you have a great day today.  It’s your first birthday as a mom.  Enjoy your day and you can … Continue reading

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Question of the day

What do you admire most about your best friend?

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A little “Grandma” bragging

I’m going to do something a little different and personal today.  I’m going to brag about my grandchildren and share their school pictures with you.  I just got them the other day and happen to think they are a pretty … Continue reading

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Question of the day

When something is funny, do you usually laugh raucously, hiss, snort, chuckle quietly to yourself or smile and judge the person next to you?

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Rock Me Gently

    This is one of my favorite commercials of all time.

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Laughing with the girls

This morning I had my dreaded hair coloring appointment.  I don’t mind going in every 5 weeks for my haircut but I just hate getting it colored.  This morning it was a little different.  We were alone for one.  Normally … Continue reading

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Today’s Message of the Day is:

Every sixty seconds you are unhappy, angry or upset is a whole minute of happiness you will never get back.   Life is short, Break the rules, Forgive quickly, Kiss slowly, Love truly, Laugh uncontrollably, and never regret anything that … Continue reading

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Mirrors

After the talk about mirrors yesterday, I came across this one and I want one like it.  I wonder if Walmart has them.

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Darryl & Shane’s extended family

Here is Buddy.  He is really Shane’s dog.   Lucky the cat.  Nice Vikings football there being used as a pillow. Being we are a family of big dogs, we like to tease Darryl and Shane that Buddy is really … Continue reading

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Laura’s extended family

Figured I’d add my little crew to the menagerie… Indy (named after Indiana Jones) is 13, and still acts like he’s 3.  Officially, he’s considered a Domestic Shorthair, but I tell people that he’s purebred American Shitty Kitty.  He amuses … Continue reading

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What will you still “splurge” on in tough times?

I have to give Jason Davis from “On The Road”  the credit for this post.  We always watch this show.  I’ve told you before, he travels and just shows what he sees and the odd or unusual ways people work or do things.  It’s … Continue reading

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Jason, Nikki and Bailey’s extended family

Meet the four footed friends of Jason, Nikki and Bailey. She’s gorgeous.  This is Sari. This is Sari (black lab) and Abbi (cat).  Isn’t that cute?  Again, who said dogs and cats don’t get along??? Here is momma Abbi with her … Continue reading

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Our extended family

I’ve talked a lot about our animals so I thought I’d take today to introduce you to them. I’ll start with the dogs. Here is Ella on the left and Ashley on the right.  Ashley is 8 and is a … Continue reading

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