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My Relationship with Crib


The Game of Crib (January 17, 2018) “15/2…15/4….15/6….and a pair of 4’s for 8” Haha! Words like that used to drive me CRAZY!!!!!! I heard them every night for hours … Continue reading

January 17, 2018 · 4 Comments

A Happy New Year Prayer


This might be considered a little late by some of you, but I got it late and wanted to share all the special wishes and lovely photography with you…..not to … Continue reading

January 17, 2018 · Leave a comment

Happy New Year, 2018


Wishing you all the best in this new year ahead of us! ❤ Ann ❤

January 1, 2018 · Leave a comment

Holiday Treat #2


Dec 29, 2017   Holiday Treat #2   This looks so delicious…. I can hardly wait to taste it. Could someone please make this for me????? (Just kidding! I hope … Continue reading

December 29, 2017 · 3 Comments

Friends I’ve Never Met


Originally posted on Penny Wilson Writes:
I’ve been blogging off and on now for 6 plus years.  In that time, I’ve seen bloggers come and go.  I’ve done the same…

December 29, 2017 · Leave a comment

Holiday Treat #1


I so want to try this!! Just looks so yummily delicious! Mouth watering……. (Credit: Better Homes and Gardens) Raspberry Puff Snowflake Pastry https://www.allcreated.com/snowflake-pastry/?utm_content=buffere675e&utm_medium=fbpage&utm_source=gtpg&utm_campaign=gtupdate

December 29, 2017 · Leave a comment

Reblog of An Attitude of Gratitude, Day 5


Dec 2017. This is an adapted reblog of a previous post in my earlier 30 day Gratitude Challenge, which can be found on the sidebar of my blog page. There … Continue reading

December 29, 2017 · Leave a comment

Reblog: An Attitude of Gratitude, Day 4


I could not find the reblog button on this post, so had to do a cut and paste job instead! Update: 5 years later, I now have a delightful grandson … Continue reading

December 28, 2017 · 2 Comments

An Attitude of Gratitude, Day 3


Originally posted on Ann's Corner:
An Attitude of Gratitude, Day 3 December 3, 2012 Today I am thankful for the ability to be mobile……being able to do things like…

December 26, 2017 · Leave a comment

Christmas 2017


  Thinking about all my friends and followers here on WordPress. I may not ever get to see you or meet you in person, but I do think about you. … Continue reading

December 25, 2017 · 2 Comments

An Attitude of Gratitude, Day 2


Originally posted on Ann's Corner:
An Attitude of Gratitude, Day 2 December 2, 2012 Today I am thankful for the neighbours in my building. A lovely Christmas card slipped…

December 24, 2017 · Leave a comment

An Attitude of Gratitude, Day 1


Originally posted on Ann's Corner:
Gratitude Journal….I love this idea. A friend of mine has been doing a Daily Gratitude Journal for the past month and I have been…

December 22, 2017 · Leave a comment

An Effort to Create a Quieter Mind Space


Well, today I removed or rearranged apps on my phone. There are still way too many. I fear I will need to become RUTHLESS! I decided I do not need … Continue reading

December 22, 2017 · 1 Comment

A Visit to the Zoo


Back in 2013, I was in Carberry, Manitoba, with my granddaughter while her Dad was away for 6 months. We enjoyed our time together and I made some new friends … Continue reading

December 22, 2017 · Leave a comment

Elevator Dysfunction


Pet Peeve     This is a bit of a rant because I am frustrated with a frequently occurring, very annoying and upsetting problem we are having in the senior’s … Continue reading

November 25, 2017 · 2 Comments

Has God Gifted You?


November 19, 2017 Has God Gifted You? I went to Trinity church this morning with a good friend, and the message given by John Green really spoke right into my … Continue reading

November 19, 2017 · 4 Comments

Just Goodness


Originally posted on Keely's Graffiti:
Some people shape thought Parents, teachers, musicians They write on the soul Children are sponges Let them soak in just goodness Sun, food, water,…

November 4, 2017 · 3 Comments

The 5 Stages of Grief & Loss


Useful information on the stages of grief! Remember, it’s different for everyone. Be patient with people. Thanks! Ann ❤

September 26, 2017 · 1 Comment

A Balancing Act


  My problem is that I just can’t seem to keep all the balls bouncing all of the time. I try, and sometimes I succeed, for a while anyway. More … Continue reading

September 25, 2017 · 5 Comments

Travel Intro


Travel Plans 😉   i am going to be writing some travel blogs in the near future, so this is just a humorous intro to those new blogs.   (Adapted … Continue reading

August 29, 2017 · 2 Comments

Hard Words


Heard any hard words lately? I have…. Am I listening? Will I let them bear fruit? He speaks these hard words into the stillness of our hearts. If you hear … Continue reading

August 17, 2017 · Leave a comment

Living Your Faith


The sermon I heard this morning at a church I was visiting talked about how we try to “domesticate” (tame) our faith and make it try to do what we … Continue reading

August 13, 2017 · 3 Comments

Hello In Here


Apologies to those who have missed me here. Life got very busy and I have not posted much at all lately. I am hoping to get back to work here … Continue reading

August 11, 2017 · 5 Comments

Happy Canada Day!


It’s our 150th birthday! https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Canada_Day     Our building society decided to offer cupcakes and cookies to our residents today, so I decided to snap a quick pic or two … Continue reading

July 1, 2017 · 2 Comments

Boobs and Boo-Boos


June 15, 2017 This was a STRANGE day! They do say to expect things in threes, but little did I know, starting this day, what was going to happen in … Continue reading

June 15, 2017 · Leave a comment

When Grief Knocks….


June 6, 2017 When Grief Knocks…. Grief knocked unexpectedly at my door……. I did not want to let him in. I actually thought that I had met him before and … Continue reading

June 6, 2017 · 5 Comments

My Orchid


My good friend, Eva, likes to bless me with flowers. I like to take pics of them at various stages, so that I can enjoy them still once they are … Continue reading

June 2, 2017 · 11 Comments

The Question of Holiness


The Sunday sermon was thought provoking. It was based on 1 Peter 3:8-18, and taking a look at holiness, what constitutes the holiness of God and how we are to … Continue reading

May 27, 2017 · Leave a comment

Coffee and Church


This was an interesting Facebook discussion today. I had to comment: “Any church I have been to has coffee/tea/juice/water available after service so that people can mingle and chat instead … Continue reading

May 24, 2017 · Leave a comment

There Is Hope


May 21, 2017 No God, no hope Know God, know hope ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Seeing some things lately that bring home how sad and broken a life without faith really is, mainly … Continue reading

May 21, 2017 · 4 Comments

If you like photography, give Rabadaba a try. It’s fun!


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May 16, 2017 · Leave a comment

A Dam Insult!


This is a very cleverly funny response to a government agency letter about propert violation. I’m sharing it from a friend’s Facebook post…. Go, Ryan Devries! http://writical.com/read-individuals-hilarious-action-state-environmental-agency/ Too comical……. It … Continue reading

May 2, 2017 · Leave a comment

Ladies’ Retreat


Well, I’m down in Victoria at a retreat for the weekend with a bunch of ladies from our church and other churches. I have looked forward to this. We ate … Continue reading

April 28, 2017 · Leave a comment

Night Owl


Sweet Dreams, people ❤ Remember…….. God loves you ❤ That should make you SMILE….. AJ ❤

April 27, 2017 · 1 Comment

More Fans


April 21, 2017 · Leave a comment

Coastal Idiocy?


Time for your smile…… Perhaps this fellow took the instructions a bit too literally 😉 Haha!!!!!! 😉 Nice one 🙂 😀 AJ 

April 15, 2017 · 4 Comments

The Depth of Grief


It has been a very hard day today, experiencing the anniversary of my husband’s passing while in Kyuquot. He was born here. Our home together was here. We had family … Continue reading

March 31, 2017 · 12 Comments

Peace in Troubled Times


Please take the time to visit and encourage a blogger friend! It would be great if you could leave “likes” and comments at her blog when you visit… Thanks so … Continue reading

March 17, 2017 · 6 Comments

How Awesome is God!!!


Originally posted on Gods Light Christian Counseling:
From time to time God blesses me with moments where I get to see just a little glimpse at just how absolutely AWESOME…

March 14, 2017 · 3 Comments

My Daughters in Christ………….


Originally posted on A Call To Mercy:
My daughters in Christ………..His love for you knows no bounds. His love unconditional. As you walk thru this world know that you are…

March 13, 2017 · Leave a comment

Sandcastles in the Air


So much for “sandcastles” in the air. I keep building them, but they don’t stand, because there is no substance to them…. And so they fall, crumbling around me. That … Continue reading

March 12, 2017 · 3 Comments

Bloom Falls


Bloom Falls ~ Thing of beauty Bloom falls God’s creation A wonder ~ Simple flower Speaks awe A testament To design ~ My heart swells God lives! Reveals himself In … Continue reading

March 2, 2017 · 2 Comments

Would you censor Alex Jones and Mike Adams if you could?


What is “free” speech? Who decides what can be published and what should be restricted? What does it matter? Some interesting points in this article…….. What do YOU think? Ann

February 27, 2017 · Leave a comment

Roll Up the Rim


Haha!! 😉 This was too funny NOT to share, especially since we did have a lot of snow….     My town, Campbell River apparently broke some sort of snowfall … Continue reading

February 16, 2017 · 5 Comments

Popping Bubbles


I do enjoy popping bubbles! I keep a small supply on hand, for when I feel bored and for when I have little visitors who need something to do, though … Continue reading

February 12, 2017 · 3 Comments

Cashless Society


I watched a YouTube video clip today on this topic, and was quite amazed, even though I knew it was coming! Frighteningly interesting! Wow! A pretty amazing achievement in the … Continue reading

January 27, 2017 · 7 Comments

Goodbye 67. Hello 68!


So now I’m 68. Just like that. I’m amazed I am still here…. It was my birthday on Thursday and I am writing this on Saturday. I have not blogged … Continue reading

January 22, 2017 · 9 Comments

Loss


I just feel like all the stuffing has been kicked out of me. CANCER. Two dear ones have just passed away from it, another two wait in the wings. Others … Continue reading

January 5, 2017 · 11 Comments

The End of a Year…..


There is so much about life that I don’t understand…..     Sitting here thinking about this old year that is about to end, and…..I’m not ready for it to … Continue reading

December 31, 2016 · 9 Comments

An Autism Success Story


I loved this story. So encouraging….. ENJOY!!!!!! AJ ❤

December 28, 2016 · Leave a comment

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