Showing posts from November, 2020


  My one little word this year was MAGIC and my purpose was to capture the everyday magic around me. To find the little pieces of life that bring me JOY and make me smile. Then COVID hit. We were quarantined.  Alone. Far from family and friends. And in March, COVID was really  scary because we didn't know anything about it and all we heard were case counts and death tolls.  Then, the ELECTION began to take over the news.  And we felt alone in red-state Iowa. Alone. Ignoring the posts of some family and friends. It all combined to make me forget to look for the MAGIC.  It's been in my head for a while now, that I needed to right/write my soul and focus on the good and the beautiful. Especially now as we head into the election and more months of quarantine. So, my plan for the rest of 2020 is to look for the  MAGIC. To share the  MAGIC.  Today's  MAGIC This is the window over my kitchen sink and from it, I can watch the trees bud and my lilac tree bloom in the spring. In the