1. Four shows that you watch: ~ Chuck ~ The Middle ~ Better With You ~Modern Family 2. Four things you are passionate about: ~ My Husband ~ My Kids ~ Being a servant ~ My God (not last but the foundation) 3. Four words/phrases you say a lot: ~ Are you kidding me? ~ Seriously? ~ That's ridiculous! ~ I love you! 4. Four things you've learned from the past: ~ Not to worry about tomorrow, it will take care of itself. ~ Live in the moment. ~ Laugh every chance you get. ~ a Night out with the girls makes me a better wife and mother. 5. Four places you would like to go: ~ somewhere warm ~ california ~italy ~spain 6. Four things you did yesterday: ~went to church ~ went to lunch ~spent the afternoon alone with my husband ~ made cookies 7. Four things you are looking forward to: ~ spring ~ chickens ~ getting my craft/ school/ office organized ~Fresh Garden tomatoes 8. Four things you love about winter: ~Sweaters ~hot tea ~my electric blanket ~ When the snow covers everything and it looks like a giant marshmallow
Wonder is the cause of delight, because it carries the hope of discovery. -Thomas Aquinas 1225-1274
With a few flowers in my garden, half a dozen pictures and some books, I live without envy. -Lope de Vega
Dragonflies are symbols of significant meaning in many cultures. On the ancient Nile they were used to represent life. In some Native American tribes they represent swiftness and activity, and for the Navajo they symbolize pure water. It is said in some Native American beliefs that dragonflies are a symbol of renewal after a time of great hardship. In Japan dragonflies are symbols of courage, strength, and happiness, and they often appear in art and literature, especially haiku. In ancient mythology, Japan was known as Akitsushima, which means "Land of the Dragonflies". In Vietnam the dragonfly is used as a barometer for the weather. In other cultures the dragonfly represents a wild and free spirit.