Hakuna Matata …

Share everything. Play fair. Don’t hit people. Put things back where you found them …

Memories Old and New…

Everybody hurts sometimes … Everybody hurts someday, ayy-ayy … But everything gon’ be alright …

Do Overs …

“Do the best you can until you know better. Then when you know better, do better.” ~ Maya Angelou

Perfectly Imperfect …

Godsmack is an American rock band from Lawrence, Massachusetts, formed in 1995. The band is composed of founder, frontman and songwriter Sully Erna, guitarist Tony Rombola, bassist Robbie Merrill and drummer Shannon Larkin. Since its formation, Godsmack has released seven studio albums, one EP (The Other Side), four DVDs, one compilation album (Good Times, Bad Times… Ten Years of Godsmack), and one live album […]
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Adrift …

“Everything is beautiful and I am so sad. This is how the heart makes a duet of wonder and grief.” ~ Mark Nepo The image above is the link for a poem, Adrift. It was sent to me in an email by the same friend who wrote out the John O’Donohue poem in my last […]
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Beannacht …

“Beannacht” is the Gaelic word for “blessing.” A “currach” is a large boat used on the west coast of Ireland … ” A friend sent me a sympathy card last week. Brenda and I have received a few sympathy cards over the last several days, and I have put them on the fireplace mantle. I […]
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You do you, Dad, and I’ll do me, OK? …

“There are certain things that happen to you as a human being that you cannot control or command, that will come to you at really inconvenient times and where you have to bow in the human humility to the fact that there’s something running through you that’s bigger than you …” ~ Elizabeth Gilbert (The […]
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Hello again, Hello!

Originally posted on OPC Oceanside Pickleball Club:
♫ “Just called to say hello … I couldn’t sleep at all tonight … and I know it’s late … But I couldn’t wait … Hello …” ♫ So, now that I’ve got Neil Diamond’s famous song in your head and you are all humming away to beat…

Reminiscing … My West Coast Trail Experience

When was the last time you did something for the first time? ~ John C Maxwell The West Coast Trail, originally called the Dominion Lifesaving Trail, is a 75 km (47 mi) backpacking trail following the southwestern edge of Vancouver Island in British Columbia, Canada. It was built in 1907 to facilitate the rescue of shipwrecked survivors along the coast, part of the treacherous Graveyard of […]
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