When a friend calls to me from the road And slows his horse to a meaning walk, I don’t stand still and look around On all the hills I haven’t hoed, And shout from where I am, What is it? No, not as there is Continue reading →
Making Friends in Midlife – You Still Need To Have Them
Friends are a huge part of my life and I would imagine a huge part of most of the lives of those who read It’s Just Life. Friends are what keep us grounded, entertained and sane at times. I have had the privilege of Continue reading →
Arizona, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Minnesota – What Do These States Have in Common?
Arizona, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Minnesota. Four states not necessarily in any order. Four somewhat unrelated states and yet they all have a commonality. The other morning after I trudged up the hill to the mailbox I paused. Not because I was out of breath this Continue reading →
A Life Full of Talent – Addie James
Every now and then when I go back through my “archives” of It’s Just Life I find a post that I want to share again for new readers. I have been sharing some from my earlier years of blogging lately and today I was thinking Continue reading →
Laughter: The Best Medicine
Laughter truly can be the best medicine. My mom has had quite a year and she will tell you if you visit her that it has not been easy. A failing hip led to a move from an independent living house to an independent apartment Continue reading →
Friendships sometimes come and go. This past week I attended the Celebration of Life of a dear friend from my “work church”. One of the men that spoke reminded all in attendance to basically cherish and nurture friendships. He said his only regret was that Continue reading →
Who Influences You?
I have had the JOY of knowing a lot of great folks over the years. These are just a few. Continue reading →
A Chicken Purse, A Transporter and A Long Awaited Meeting
My imaginary world collided with my real world today when I met a fellow blogger! Continue reading →
Flying, Friends, Frigid, Family Friday!!!!
Hop on in! It’s time for Friday’s blog hop thanks to Hilary at Feeling Beachie!!! You know you want to! Continue reading →