Great quote and a neat picture of my favorite breed of dog!!!
Barkley looks bored. Mom lets go outside...P-L-E-A-S-E
And the life that's waiting has far more adventures than a person could ever plan, or imagine.
Looks like Barkley thinks that what's waiting for him out there might be a bunny. Have a great weekend!
My "planning" totally sucks anyhow, so I let-go a long time ago to live the Ad-Hoc lifestyle of random collisions, rebounds, and erratic spin...
Rob - He saw me bustling around and cooking and baking and knew company was coming. He kept a keen eye on the driveway until he saw the Exploder pull in. Then he was one happy dog.Sherry - they are such good dogs, aren't they?naturegirl - yes, you sit with a heart you think is broken beyond repair, and there, under your nose, was happiness. You just have to sit and look closely at everything.JNU Dave - he loves the bunnies, they frolic under the spruce at night and drive him nuts.
Would you please keep your eloquent linguistic jack boot out of the middle of my most palliative rationalizations? At least till Monday?
But I have so-o-ooo many plans... but that's because life seldom lets me get to them... I'm hopelessly in the middle of Plan B...Dann in Ohio
Those words are so very true... The life I have now is not at all what I imagined, and even though parts are so very difficult, they are balanced out with deep joy and connection.
Oh, wow, I'm so glad I finished swallowing the honeyed tea before your page downloaded. Planned. Yeah, I had a plan once. And then another time. And a detailed plan. And a fuzzy plan. And a hopeful plan. And a cynical plan. None of 'em have survived contact with reality, and life has been strange and awesome for it!*hugs* to you and yours, scritches to Barkley, and y'all have fun!
Ain't it the truth.thx,gfa
Unexpected events are dancing lessons from God.I can't remember who said that.
Sorry, this is totally off topic. Does anybody know if North is ok? His blog is blank.
Found North. He moved his blog list to GBBL http://gunblogblacklist.blogspot.com/
Alison - you've done quite well on your adventures and grown even more as a person.Miss D - can't wait to see you and BRM. We'll firm up a weekend in June if you are around.MSgtB - sometimes it's a mis-step and not the two step, but yes.Mrs. S - I talked to him on the phone just a bit ago. He's taking a break from blogging. But he is quite well, and enjoying some time with his family. I hope he has time to keep up GBBL, that's a really cool site.
Brigid, thank you for the reminder. As my friends say "If you want to make God laugh, tell him your plans"!
It's a side effect of growth (and we know you've been growing, we read all about it): The more we can see, coupled with the more we open up, adds up to the more that is possible for us that we don't see. I call it The Law of Increasing Surprises.The corollary is that we dasn't tighten up or the jet goes into a stall for awhile. So dance!
Brigid, you have nooooo idea how timely this was for me today :-) I hope I can take the advice - I need a break.
That just went in my quotes section on Facebook!You are truly a blessing.
I started this blog so the child I gave up for adoption could get to know me, and in turn, her children, as well as share stories for a family that lives too far away. So please keep it friendly and kid safe. Posts that are only a link or include an ad for an unknown business automatically to to SPAM..