It is Not Happy People Who Are Thankful–It is Thankful People Who Are Happy!

It is Thanksgiving and time to give thanks!  Today I am using a prompt to list a bunch of random things that I am grateful for.  Join in and share with me what you are grateful for today. A friend---Ann--my BFF. Physical activity that you can do-----walk without any discomfort or pain. Something kind---a smile. A teacher---Mrs. Young--my Creative Writing teacher who encouraged me in many ways. What brings you joy----music. What you're good at---listening. An adventure----every … [Read more...]

Wordless Wednesday—-A Little Milk With That Tea, Sir?

I can't let this one be totally wordless.  It needs some explanation.   My friend, Katybeth, blogs over at Odd Loves Company.  She is quite a character and has quite an interesting story.  If you want to check out her blog I am sure you will be amazed .   Because that is Katybeth in one word---amazing. She has a gift of helping others and recently she helped an older friend with an estate sale. To say that some of the things for sale were eclectic are to put it mildly.   You know everyone … [Read more...]

Teapot Tuesday Plus a Bonus—Tea with the Queen!

It's Teapot Tuesday here on It's Just Life and today I am highlighting a recent acquisition thanks to blogger friend Katybeth who blogs over at Odd Loves Company.  She, being the wonderful person that she is, helped an older friend recently with an estate sale to get some of her possessions whittled down.   Katybeth posted various pictures on her Facebook page of things that were being sold and lo and behold there were a couple of teapots.   Imagine that! Emails flew back and forth, prices … [Read more...]