The Jewels of Reading

There is a wealth of knowledge contained in the pages of books. Recipes for healthier living, patterns for creating, encouragement, a glimpse into the minds and workings of others, adventure, the list continues. By reading we can expand our knowledge and add to our vocabulary.  Books can open our eyes to people and places we…

60 Days

  I sit here typing while the few minutes left of March 1st (the 60th day of the year) tick away.  I should probably go to bed; however, there are a few thoughts needing to be typed out.  There is no hurry to finishing this article as it cannot be posted till the internet is…

Joy like a Child

  A smile is such a little thing; and yet, it can posses a great power. It seems as though many people begin to smile less and smile smaller as they age. Think of children. They have no fear of people watching them when they are happy. Their smiles bubble over into an infectious laugh,…

We have a Winner!

The winner of my Birthday Giveaway is...  « ♦♦♦ » Laurie « ♦♦♦ » Congratulations Laurie! I look forward to begin creating both the designs of your cards as well as the words within. Please email your address to me at melaniefellman@gmail.com before February 16th. Again, Congratulations! Thank you to those who have taken part in this giveaway.…

Begin Growing Today

Often, when people set goals whether it is to do, learn, or experience something, they want it now. Whether learning an instrument, starting a business, selling handmade items, or losing weight, one key factor people overlook is that of time. True, action must be taken to achieve. However, no matter how many salads you eat…

Today is an Adventure!

Each morning God presents to us a new day, with new opportunities. We can either seize those opportunities, or, we can allow them to pass. The last few weeks have found me seizing the doors that have opened and trying things I have never done before. It is exciting to watch myself learn and grow,…