These are random musings of my life journey, the people, animals, places, and events which have woven, and continue to weave, a tapestry that is me. We all know there is no real destination, only the ongoing experiences which blend together, creating the trail. Each step gives a glimpse of what is to come, without allowing me to see the end result. It is exciting. I have a home base that is mine, that gives me a place to rest. This is it. This is where my heart is, no matter where I journey...................

Friday, April 24, 2009

50 Things I Love

Shamelessly stolen from Julie. I like it because it's all positive.

Writing exercise #1. - 50 things I love.

  1. My grandchildren
  2. Sunny days with ....
  3. ....Blue skies
  4. Cool mountain paths
  5. History
  6. Cruises
  7. Comfortable clothes
  8. Mountain horizons
  9. Old friends
  10. New friends
  11. Laughing
  12. My fur babies
  13. Fairy Dust inscense
  14. My kids and my kids-in-law
  15. Being retired
  16. Traveling
  17. Summer breezes
  18. Seeing the stars, ALL of them, without city lights to interfere
  19. Hearing children laugh
  20. Dry climates
  21. Hummingbirds
  22. Music
  23. Poetry
  24. Green chili
  25. The scent of the pines, and ....
  26. ....Hearing the wind in the pines
  27. Fresh-off-the-vine tomatoes
  28. Knowing who I am
  29. Trying new foods
  30. New experiences
  31. Puffy white clouds
  32. Reading
  33. Memories
  34. Books
  35. Comfortable shoes
  36. Having hope
  37. Writing
  38. Art
  39. Fresh cool water
  40. Quiet
  41. Happy chaos
  42. A nice wine, especially Merlot or Shiraz
  43. Making memories
  44. Fresh fruit
  45. Mexican food
  46. Margaritas.
  47. Creme brulée
  48. Watching the birds at my feeders
  49. Theater
  50. Sunrises/sunsets


  1. Some are surprises, some are not!

  2. Julie, yes, I suspect so. If we do this a year from now, I'll bet there will be new surprises, too.

  3. cool list, I would have to agree with many things on the list.

  4. MJ, I realized this evening I didn't put photography on the list! What was I thinking???


If you have something to say about it, just stick out your thumb, and I'll slow down so you can hop aboard! But hang on, 'cause I'm movin' on down the road!!! No time to waste!!!