Advertisement -- Learn more about ads on this site.

    NELLIEH1   123,722
100,000-149,999 SparkPoints
NELLIEH1's Blog Entry Summary View

quote to ponder...

Saturday, May 30, 2015      4 comments

"When you think of it, really there are four fundamental questions of life. You've asked them, I've asked them, every thinking person asks them. They boil down to this; origin, meaning, morality and destiny. 'How did I come into being? What brin... Read more

water treasure...

Friday, May 29, 2015      5 comments

Day by day when I use water, I'm so aware of the treasure that it is! There are many, many people in the world who have very little water that is potable...and must travel great distances just to fill up a small jug with this "liquid silver", as... Read more

We're off...

Tuesday, May 26, 2015      11 comments

Sadly, it is time to leave Away Far Island to return home to America... Read more

Fog Island

Monday, May 25, 2015      5 comments

On this Memorial Day morning which dawned sunny, bright and less breezy on Grey Lady Island... Fog Island served up a delicious breakfast for us...Hu... Read more

just a common soldier

Sunday, May 24, 2015      10 comments

My brother who served in Vietnam and Thailand sent this today... http://www.justacommonsoldier.
com/ For some reason the link does not want to work. Please type in "Just a common soldier" on line and watch the vide... Read more

Quiet Island...

Thursday, May 21, 2015      2 comments

Nestled on this quiet Island with family, we're joining in the chores and fun of home life, school and lessons. Yesterday and today have been partly sunny following the rain of Tuesday. As there are no blackflies or mosquitoes, we're enjoying ... Read more


Wednesday, May 20, 2015      6 comments

After the foggy, rainy bus rides... we waited inside the terminal... Read more

off to the Island...

Tuesday, May 19, 2015      8 comments

Packed and ready at 12:28 AM...leaving for Concord in a few hours...(We travel light...) The new (purchased today)18 inch carry on had to be filled... Read more

Monday madnesses...

Monday, May 18, 2015      5 comments

My Monday may be marvelously munificent, yet it is usually magnificently mercurial most weeks. Today, besides my regular ladies' studies at 11AM and 1 PM... Read more

Bible verse for discouragement

Sunday, May 17, 2015      7 comments

How precious to know that the LORD Himself goes before us each day... He is ever with us and will never leave us... Read more

quote to ponder...

Saturday, May 16, 2015      2 comments

What you applaud you encourage, but beware what you celebrate. Ravi Zacharias... Read more


Friday, May 15, 2015      6 comments

More changes...half of one lilac bush we have had since we bought this Wee Hobbit House in December, 1964 has collapsed... Though uprooted, it remain... Read more


Thursday, May 14, 2015      5 comments

Yesterday, after I wrote on change being constant, I thought about the mutations throughout my day...what was different than other Wednesdays?... Wed... Read more

change and contentment

Wednesday, May 13, 2015      6 comments

This morning I read a Spark People article about "changing it up" to get out of the ruts of our exercise routines. That reminded me of this little "poster"... Read more


Tuesday, May 12, 2015      9 comments

Many spring-summer birds have returned... Read more

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 Last Page