October I Love You

October is my favorite month for many different reasons. Fall is here, even though temps are still near 90 degrees here in East Tennessee, leaves are starting to change, and there is just a crispness to the air that I love. I got in really late last Friday night from Colorado. I had the dreaded…

Colorado Bound

On Saturday I left my home and family for a week in Colorado for the Annual National  Caves Convention. It is held in a different part of the country every year. This year is Glenwood-Springs I got up at 3:30 AM because I had procrastinated and not finished my packing the night before. It’s a…

Busy Weekend. Lazy Weekend.

Well it’s Sunday night. Wow where did the weekend go?  Half of my weekend was busy.  I started at 9:00 AM on Saturday morning and started trimming this terribly overgrown bush in my backyard.  I have been avoiding it. Some of the stems from the bush were taller than me. I had to break out…

Do You Act on Life Or React to Life?

I used to know a woman, still do as a matter of fact, who could never act on life but simply reacted to life.  Oh yes there is quite a difference.  She is now 75 years old and just lost her husband about a year ago.  She never knew how to make decisions she always…