Why I Waste My Time Blogging

A month or so ago, I had a conversation with a woman in her late-50’s/early 60’s about the internet.  The topics ranged from protecting one’s personal information to hours wasted on social games and networking sites.  Then she said something that caused the wrinkle between my eyebrows to deepen and the corners of my smile to fall: “And then there’s blogging… what a waste of time.”

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Savoring The Simple Joys

I’ve always been a big believer in the phrase, “It’s the little things in life…”  There are so many tidbits that can bring a smile to my face and I strive to relish the common pleasures that are all around.  I have been known to break out in a huge grin—or just a happy dance—at the sight of a friendly animal, package on my doorstep, or laughing baby.  Here are some of the little things that make me happy. Continue reading