Malcolm and Patsy Sharing Some Memories With You

Monday, September 20, 2010

Two Wolves

This is one of my favorite stories and many people have asked for a copy so I am sharing it on our blog:

One evening and old Cherokee told his grandson about a battle that goes on inside people.He said, "my son, a battle is going on inside of all of us; One wolf is evil--he is fear, anger, envy, sorrow, regret, greed, arrogance, self pit, guilt, resentment, inferiority, lies, false pride, competition, superiority, and ego. The other is good--he is joy, peace, love, hope, sharing, serenity, humility, kindness, benevolence, friendship, empathy, generosity, truth, compassion and faith. The grandson thought about it for a minute, and then asked his grandfather, "Which wolf will win? The old Cherokee simply replied, "The one you feed

Monday, September 13, 2010

Our friendly flamingos

We came home from an outing and found these dolled up flamingos in our front yard. We had some idea of who was thinking of us - either the Fawson's or Robert Tripplett. Bob, Robert and Randy were on their way up to Chico for an outing and decided to visit our yard and treat us to the flamingo! We laughed ourselves silly. So great to have wonderful friends with great sense of humor! We feel blessed!

My Office

I relocated a bookcase this week to better organize book, binders, DVD, movies and other things that were stashed and not handy. Now I know where everything is and enjoy the organization.

Thursday, September 2, 2010


We needed a partial curtain for our front door window so I did a little creative sewing and am happy with the results. It gives us a bit more privacy and filters the sun in the afternoon.
Just finished canning and dehydrating lots of pears - 3 boxes and the are yummy!
Getting ready for fall with a new table runner and a pumpkin

Wednesday, September 1, 2010

Eric Whitacker virtual Choir

This is a facinating rendition - enjoy