Earth Day 2014 – Today and Everyday

    It is Earth Day, 2014.  44 years ago, before I was born in ’76, people started a movement that I don’t think they imagined growing this large.  I live in the Appalachian Mountains in a small, retired coal mining town named Parrott after the owner of the coal mine company, John H. Parrott. … Continue reading Earth Day 2014 – Today and Everyday

Ese’s Weekly Shoot & Quote Challenge – Whole

                    “They’re a rotten crowd’, I shouted across the lawn. ‘You’re worth the whole damn bunch put together.”    –  F. Scott Fitzgerald (The Great Gatsby)  Great movie, but the book is absolutely brilliant.  This is my submission for Ese’s Weekly Shoot & Quote Challenge.   … Continue reading Ese’s Weekly Shoot & Quote Challenge – Whole

TTofT ~ Gratitude Everyday

This is my second day participating in NaBloPoMo for over at YeahWrite.  I am also excited to be joining in on Ten Things of Thankful at Considerings.  Lizzi has a wonderful challenge going on, NaNoGraMo.  This is to Tweet, Facebook, or blog everyday about 1 thing you are thankful for.  This is a great start … Continue reading TTofT ~ Gratitude Everyday

Feels Like Fall

      Cooler mornings and nights, but the days a comfortable warm.  Field trips with my girls’ school to pumpkin patches, hikes, and this year The Wolf Creek Indian Village.  Not bundled up, and not exposing much skin, comfortable clothing, and still can throw on my flip flops.  The Blue Ridge Mountains are glorious … Continue reading Feels Like Fall