Monthly Archives: January 2020

January 25, 2020 – Celebrate !

More than one reason to appreciate January 25 January 25, 2020 – Chinese New Year  (aka Lunar New Year 2020) – the year of the Rat.  RAT Symbolization -The rat meaning indicates wealth, abundance, and fertility, similar to the rabbit … Continue reading

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Life in the White Lane

It’s been a few days since I  have posted, so I thought I would post what I have been up to.  Keeping out of trouble, mostly anyway, and that includes shovelling snow. Actually these photos ares from a couple days … Continue reading

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Every trip starts at your own front door

J.R.R. Tolkien said much the same thing in Lord of the Rings – “It’s a dangerous business, Frodo, going out your door. You step onto the road, and if you don’t keep your feet, there’s no knowing where you might … Continue reading

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Be like a child, dive in

This gallery contains 12 photos.

Originally posted on Life and Random Thinking:
According to my memory, there was never (as a child) a lake that was too cold to run into, usually with gusto, about 10 steps, and then a horizontal dive under the cool…

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I kicked myself, and profited a lesson

  We had lovely weather around December 25,  the temperature was just above zero, and I was cycling (dressed appropriately) every  day.  I can’t say I get to do that every year.  Afterwards I tend to relax and warm up; … Continue reading

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Sweet Smile with a Twinkle

I read a post today that gave my heart a warm feeling.   Like hot chocolate to my mind, it warmed me in a special way.  It reminded me of the power of words actually.  You will soon see why I … Continue reading

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