The Yellow Iris

A great Gift shop in Stoney Creek. My friend and I always drop in here when we get together.  We make a morning of it. First we visit Parkerman’s fine teas – go for a tea and scone and some great conversation and then we head over to the gift shop.  This lovely gift shop…

Christmas Is…

Christmas is a time of year where we think about family, friends. It’s a time of celebration and joy when all is well, it’s a time of giving…. but sometimes it can be a time of sadness and loneliness, without hope for those who have lost, are struggling. Let’s make a difference this and every…

More cat stories

Well, here is the Sandman, (beige cat) head of Sandman Enterprises…….Sandy is always into mischief….from the time he wakes up in the morning to the time he goes to bed.  He loves to be in charge….Flo and Roo (orange and white tabby)usually have something to say about that.  It can get interesting around here…… LOL…

On Being Thankful

I realize, when things are at their most difficult, when there is loss or sadness, whether that is the loss of a job, relationship, family, or our own self esteem, when there are hardships, if we are abused, it can be difficult to see the bright side of things. It can be difficult to be…

The Power of Forgiveness

“Not forgiving is like drinking rat poison and then waiting for the rat to die.” ― Anne Lamott _________________________________________________________________________________ Really exciting news… Source: The Power of Forgiveness