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A Walk In The Woods (AKA Sunlight and Nature Therapy)

Today we decided to get out of the city and enjoy God’s beautiful green earth.  There is so much more to wellness than tests and doctors appointments and pills and carefully crafted meals.   234 more words

Daily Life

Of Tools and Men

My father presented me with a holy object. He rescued it when he cleaned out his workshop before going into the retirement home, and he kept it aside for me. 292 more words

The Grand Design Chronicles

Jacques and the Violin

Jacques has been taking violin lessons for a month now.   He got a violin as a Christmas present from his grandpa and Gigi.  I first learned about his interest in the violin when we were riding to school one morning last fall and he asked me to play a game with him.  219 more words


Serve Him Today (1 Samuel 12:20)

Most of us have wanted something so badly that even though we knew it was wrong, we plunged after it anyway. Later we have felt sorrow for our spiritual stubbornness and stupidity… 98 more words


Still Here

I have not posted here on Older Eyes – Bud’s Blog for over two weeks.  What’s remarkable (at least to me) is not the duration of the blogging hiatus … I’ve done that before, for example, after posting every day for two years to participate in WordPress Postaday (whew).   546 more words

Feeling Older

C'mon, Spring Breakers!

“Let the wild rumpus start!” Max from Where the Wild Things Are; Maurice Sendak

In an hour or so, the door will burst open and they’ll be here – Kate, Rob, Maggie, and Owen. 405 more words

Chasing a Pink Tangerine: For My Grandson's Memory Book

My biceps ache this morning, and the shoulder I messed up in a recent fall on the ice howled all night long. Towards dawn I figured out why. 1,462 more words