Sometimes, animals choose us. What would any farm be without a cast of characters from the animal world? The heart of an empathetic country squire is often large enough to encircle Mother Nature’s castaways rather than just those animals they’ve enclosed within their barns or gates or crates.
Hard work is good for the soul. Hard work builds character. Hard work makes you tougher. Hard work teaches you things you don’t even know you are learning.
Attitude is everything.
I have learned this, if nothing else, in the journey of this life.
There are people who walk the path of life so graciously, so quietly, that we sometimes don’t stop to celebrate the enormity of their presence.
Eating healthy in today’s world can prove to be a major challenge.
I just ran across a very old book in my collection which has intrigued me.
I have a friend who grew up in the Midwest, and now lives in Florida Just a few weeks ago, she wrote and lamented the differences in her life now as compared to her childhood days.
We have watched civilization marching forward, one invention at a time, over the past couple of hundred years.
“Remember always that you have not only the right to be an individual, you have an obligation to be one.
Throughout the history of mankind, stories of war have forever been a part of the landscape. Stories of amazing survival and incredibly staggering deaths in massive numbers, faced with courage, have been woven through the fabric of our history.
It has been said that of all the things available to human beings, the land of our Earth is one thing that is taken far too much for granted.