Quote of the Day: The Paradoxical Commandments

People are illogical, unreasonable, and self-centered. Love them anyway. If you do good, people will accuse you of selfish ulterior motives. Do good anyway. If you are successful, you will win false friends and true enemies. Succeed anyway. The good you do today will be forgotten tomorrow. Do good anyway. Honesty and frankness make you … More Quote of the Day: The Paradoxical Commandments

95 Years.

“I hope you have a good day, sir.” “I hope you have many more.” “Thank you, you as well.” “95 years, I haven’t always had good ones.” “Sometimes we need to have the bad in order to appreciate the good.” “I flew over the Pacific during World War II.” “Wow. I’m glad you made it … More 95 Years.

Garden Fever.

Gardening has becoming the main topic of my thoughts in the last couple of months. My boyfriend and I have talked about starting our own garden for so long that it’s dominated my thoughts and made me excited to have one of my own. There’s something satisfying in planting a few seeds, cultivating them, and … More Garden Fever.

City or Country?

Would you rather live in the city or in the woods? Why? My immediate answer is the woods. The pace is slower, you can watch the seasons change and the animals going back to and fro. You can sustain yourself from the woods (food, wood, water, etc.) There are no other people around to catch … More City or Country?