Martin Luther King Jr. Day

  Martin Luther King, Jr.  ~ August 28, 1963   “I am happy to join with you today in what will go down in history as the greatest demonstration for freedom in the history of our nation. Five score years ago, a great American, in whose symbolic shadow we stand today, signed the Emancipation Proclamation….

Happy New Year 2018

Happy New Year, friends! “We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures that we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open.” ~  Jawaharlal Nehru New adventures await! Have fun!

Happy Halloween 2017

Back in 2014, I counted down 17 days of fall with a photo each day – link here This year, I have added 10 days of fall photos, with the last day ending on Halloween. I chose this photo for today because I loved the coloring of this horse with the fall colored background. HAPPY HALLOWEEN….

Autism and holidays

Having an autistic child can make holidays, like July 4th, difficult. Decisions like, should we go to a firework event are always questionable – having four children, one being autistic, you want to be fair to all of them. Our youngest daughter was diagnosed with PDD-NOS in 2003 and has since been changed to Autism….

Independence Day – July 4, 2015

“Democracy is the government of the people, by the people, for the people.” ~ Abraham Lincoln Taos, NM, for being a small town, put on a gorgeous firework show!!! (click on photos to make larger)

Happy Valentine’s Day 2/14/2015

“Love is our true destiny. We do not find the meaning of life by ourselves alone – we find it with another.” ~ Thomas Merton