5 Things: Dazzling Moth Beans Edition

Happy Friday! Hope you all had a great week like the WWII vet who just turned 112! The dear man’s advice? “Serve God and be nice to people.” That sounds like a winner. Well, even if you feel like you’ve aged 112 years this week, it is Friday! Time to stare dreamily off into spaceContinue reading “5 Things: Dazzling Moth Beans Edition”

5 Things: Porch Pi Scam Edition

Happy Friday! Hope you all had a great week like the folks who work for Walmart, and now Target, who are getting their college tuition reimbursed. I just thought that this was the coolest thing and sort of wish my employer would have done the same way back when I was slaving away at retailContinue reading “5 Things: Porch Pi Scam Edition”

5 Things: The Words are Sorted Edition

Happy Friday! Hope you all had a great week like the bus driver from Nova Scotia who received more help and support than he asked for. I\’d heard that Canadian COVID restrictions were difficult to navigate at times. So neat to hear that people sought to make it as painless as possible for the gentleman.Continue reading “5 Things: The Words are Sorted Edition”

5 Things: Exotic Minke Edition

  Happy Friday! Hope you all had a great week like the great-grandmother who received her college diploma over the weekend at the age of 78. What a cool lady! No doubt she\’s a cool role model to her family as well as to the rest of us. Would that we all could be thatContinue reading “5 Things: Exotic Minke Edition”

5 Things: Pipes and Pajamas Edition

  Happy Friday! Hope you all had a great week like Hideki Matsuyama who became this week\’s favorite underdog after winning the Masters in Atlanta. His caddie also received some recognition. Can you just imagine four prior years of trying and then finally hitting that sweet spot? Wow! Well, even if your moment to shineContinue reading “5 Things: Pipes and Pajamas Edition”

5 Things: Take That Back to Friday Edition

  Happy Friday! Hope you all had a wonderful Easter and a great week. April is here in full swing and I hope that means that the weather near you is a little more bearable. Maybe you\’ve been able to enjoy some flowers blooming and birds singing as well.  \”5 Things\” is ba-ack! Check outContinue reading “5 Things: Take That Back to Friday Edition”

Lent 2021: Day 32

  Good morning! Today, check out a catchy tune called \”Try a Little Kindness\” with the Sesame Street gang and singer Tori Kelly. Apologies in advance if it gets stuck in your head. It\’s definitely stuck in mine, already! Today\’s Kindness Challenge is: Donate to a stranger\’s Go Fund Me page. If you would, considerContinue reading “Lent 2021: Day 32”

Lent 2021: Day 29

  Good morning! This video from the Dodo YouTube channel shows a family\’s immense kindness toward a little fox who needed some extra care. They also take great pains to reunite him with the mother fox. Definitely a dose of cuteness along with the reminder that sometimes the non-human creatures of this world can useContinue reading “Lent 2021: Day 29”

Lent 2021: Day 28

  Good morning! In his TED Talk \”Why kindness matters,\” Kindness Coach John Sweeney makes an interesting point: One of the reasons that we should be kind is to make people feel like they matter. Who can we show that they matter today? Definitely some food for thought! Today\’s Kindness Challenge is: Collect soda (pop)Continue reading “Lent 2021: Day 28”