My Happy Place
May 2011 Archives

Happy Memorial Day, Everyone!

I love asparagus and I become frustrated at the grocery when all I can find are tiny bundles of expensive yellow spears with soggy tips. So I ordered twenty little plants and carefully planted each one, making sure those little …Read More

Today I perform at the local zoo. This performance marks the first show of 2011…my fourth summer as “Kirsten, Queen of Theatre!” ( Seven years ago I admitted to myself that what I really wanted was to be an actress. …Read More

  This made me laugh which is a good thing. My entire family has a silly cold but we know: “A merry heart does good like a medicine. ” Proverbs  17:22. This is my Tylenol Cold and Flu 🙂

How we talk around here: “Lydia, can you please go tell the chickens I need three more eggs to make a dozen?” (few minutes later) “Mom, here’s two and I told Red Rhoda we needed one more and she said, …Read More

I broke my own rule yesterday. If you’ve read my blog “How to Be Happy,” you know that I am very careful about what I allow in my brain. I have a standing rule for myself not to watch the …Read More

I love how she meanders in….and then rushes out. This one has been circulating the social media routes for awhile, but, if you haven’t seen it (or even if you have), I knew you’d enjoy it. Think of the hungry …Read More I  enjoyed this video! I could relate to it on so many levels. I hope it speaks to you, too. First, it is a visual to my thoughts in the blog “How to be Happy”; choosing where my mind …Read More

  This just makes me HAPPY!!! How about you?

I have a friend who is the life of the party and everyone laughs at her stories…yet she is always worried about what people think of her. I have a daughter who is not scared of a thing but chooses …Read More