⁃ For the excellent care of my father at Penticton Regional Hospital ⁃ For my two sisters and our ability to rally and mobilize quickly ⁃ For our people who have reached out with love and support ⁃ For my dad who once again has shown incredible resilience, while acknowledging his own mortality with grace
⁃ Pain meds make post op dental surgery easier to manage ⁃ Dinner with a good friend ⁃ Random encounter with my daughter ⁃ New book recommendations via photo challenge prompts ⁃ discovery of a new farm egg supplier close to home . . Two days off from vigorous activity. My old self would be
What do you really, really want? It might take some time to figure it out. It might make you uncomfortable to answer the question. I challenge you to give it a try. Write down all the things, then be quiet , sit with them and then do it again. Eventually you will find some clarity.
A gaggle of geese::A cow resting in the shade::A quarrel of swallows::A grasshopper ::A convocation of swirling bald eagles (four) ! ::A variety of thistles::The HERON
Today’s walk : One massive duck, the heron, a small yellow bodied bird, sunkissed blackberries, lines, a schoolbus, very few humans, birdsong, farm noise .
• Mr W stepping up and taking care of the home front this summer • Library books that arrive in a timely fashion • Blackberries and Blueberries • A long weekend • Cleaning junk drawers and finding all kinds of cool things; some to donate, some to resurrect into purpose in my quest to #makedo
• for wonderful days in Nelson and for our canoe adventure at the end and the survival of the iphoneX • Finding the new wings mural in downtown Langley • Seeing both my son and daughter in the same day • Reconnecting with an old friend • Going to Bard on the Beach tonight Also
1. Vacation days 2. S’mores and a fire pit 3. Fresh Okanagan cherries 🍒 4. Thrift store finds: brand new cotton dinner napkins and a Brian Wildsmith illustrated alphabet book 5. Excellent fishing days for Mr W 🎣🎣. A week of summer vacation is just the thing. My Fitbit tells me I have managed to
• Vacation days start soon. • My new clogs. • Mr W’s skills on the BBQ. • Steaming hot, black coffee ready first thing in the am. • My new headshots – decision time. • Having my own business to create a separate revenue stream. . . I am so looking forward to a little
🌻Mel Robbins talked about creating a list of the things to do this summer; be intentional and make things happen. Back in my blogger days we called it a Summer Manifesto. Here are a few of mine.🌻 Dine outside:: Bard on the Beach:: eat Okanagan cherries:: pick blackberries:: canoe on a lake:: go to Vancouver
Friday Gratitudes 1. Coffee first thing – and the ease of the morning 2. Rain – let it rain before the wedding this weekend – fire 🔥 season is coming 3. The perfect timing of fresh hair and new head shots – coming soon! 4. Conversations with my daughter 5. The library – love ordering