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Starter kit for a happy life at any age

Originally posted on Write into life:
Magic tricks for happiness in the bonus years (Reprinted from 2015) In which a skeptic succumbs to sheer weight of modern evidence about the foundation of happiness. ? Here’s the nitty gritty message taught by the Science of Happiness MOOC from UC Berkeley. A surprising proportion of our happiness…

Cee Which Way Photo Challenge · Challenges · photographs · Pictures · tracks · Trains · trucks · Uncategorized

Clear the Tracks for Cee’s Which Way Photo Challenge

This driveway has been turned into a railroad track, leading youngsters on many which way fantasy trips. But first we need to move that truck off the tracks. More Cee’s Which Way challenge  photos at        

Cee Black and White Photo Challenge · tires · walkers · water faucet · wheels

Turning Wheels for Cee ‘s Black and White Challenge

I found lots of moving parts in and around my garage to share on Cee’s Black and White Photo Challenge with the prompt of Wheels. From cars, walkers, barbecues, trash cans and an outdoor water faucet handle (well, isn’t that a wheel of sorts?), I have a plethora of wheels. See more at    … Continue reading Turning Wheels for Cee ‘s Black and White Challenge

Doors · Norm's Thursday Door · Photo Challenge · photographs · Uncategorized · Weekly Photo Challenge · weekly photo event

If It’s Thursday Then It’s Doors

Garage doors are my take on this week’s Norm’s Thursday Door Photo Challenge.  I love the ‘locks’ on both doors: in the first picture the wooden latch is located in the center of the double doors, and in the second picture, the wooden closure is at the top of the door This garage/storage shed looks… Continue reading If It’s Thursday Then It’s Doors

Iris · photogrraphs · picturres · Tuesdays of Textures · Uncategorized · Weekly Photo Challenge

Textures of An Iris

This close up of an Iris shows the various textures found in nature, so I’m submitting it for Tuesdays of Texture weekly challenge. The stems, the blossoms, the orange ‘fuzz’, the veins in the bloom…beg for you to touch it. More great pictures can be found at

flowers · playground equipment · Tuesday Photo Challenge · yellow

Mellow Yellow Summer–Tuesday Photo Challe

For Tuesday’s Photo Challenge with the prompt Yellow, I’m contributing these pictures of flowers and playground equipment. Summer is Yellow.. See more at ng                               

Art · Artist · Cee's Odd Ball Photo Challenge · Creative · Round Top Texas · sculptures

Odd Ball Sculptures

Art can be found in many places, and these pieces are gracing the property of a couple of local artists in Round Top, Texas. I haven’t a clue about each sculpture , but there is no question that each object creates its own beauty. Drop by Cee’s Odd Ball Photo Challenge and view more odd ball… Continue reading Odd Ball Sculptures