FRESH AS A DAISY I know, I took the most obvious and the easy way out for this challenge, but I could not resist posting the first thing that came to mine from my archives. YELLOW DAISY WHITE DAISY Fresh As A Daisy At evening when I go to bed I see the stars shine […]
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Outside the Phipps Conservatory in the Oakland neighborhood of Pittsburgh you will find the Aquatic Gardens. The water pond is filled with water and floating plants including water lilies. Standing watch over the pond, is a century-old statue of Neptune, the Roman sea-god. He wears a seaweed skirt and stands on a shell with his […]
THE COLOR OF ADVENTURE AND SOCIAL COMMUNICATION Orange Represents Adventure and risk taking: Orange promotes physical confidence and enthusiasm – sportsmen and adventure-seekers relate well to orange. Social communication and interaction: Orange stimulates two-way conversation between people – in a dining room when entertaining it stimulates conversation as well as appetite. Friendship: Group socializing, parties, the community – […]
“Sweet May hath come to love us, Flowers, trees, their blossoms don; And through the blue heavens above us The very clouds move on.” - Heinrich Heine, Book of Songs HAPPY MAY DAY! BE ENCOURAGED! BE BLESSED!
CHERRY BLOSSOMS Last year I went to Washington D.C. for the 100th Anniversary of the Cherry Blossom Festival, “NO” cherry blossoms. I went again to Washington to see cherry blossoms early this month, “NO” cherry blossoms. Went to a regular doctors appointment this morning, and guess what? “YEA”, Cherry blossoms! Outside my doctor’s office were […]
NATURE’S DAFFODIL This week, Flickr Comment has the challenge “Tagged:N”, click on the link to see more entries. BE ENCOURAGED! BE BLESSED!
This is a most important day in the life of the Christian believer and you and I do not have a right to approach the cross of Christ unless we recognize that once there was a tomb that had the body of Jesus Christ in it, and that He was raised from the dead, and […]
Last year I attended the 100th Anniversary of the Cherry Blossom Festival held in Washington, D.C. Below are a few of the photos I took of the dancing trees. Behold, we dance before thee As we ready our branches to blossom in preparation for the start of Spring. – Francine Gassette – BE ENCOURAGED! BE […]
COLOR ME PURPLE Purple is the color of good judgment. It is the color of people seeking spiritual fulfillment. It is said if you surround yourself with purple you will have peace of mind. Purple is a good color to use in meditation. PERSONALITY OF COLOR PURPLE Having a personality color purple or violet as […]
THE LEGEND OF THE POINSETTIA A charming story is told of Pepita, a poor Mexican girl who had no gift to present the Christ Child at Christmas Eve Services. As Pepita walked slowly to the chapel with her cousin Pedro, her heart was filled with sadness rather than joy. “I am sure, Pepita, that even […]