Each morning when I open my eyes I say to myself;
I, not events, have the power to make me happy or unhappy today.
I can choose which it shall be. Yesterday is dead, tomorrow hasn’t arrived yet.
I have just one day, today, and I’m going to be happy in it.
~Groucho Marx

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Monday, September 28, 2009

Yesterday it was

raining in the morning when I woke up and I just turned over and went back to sleep. The day ended up with lots of sunshine. I went for my walk late afternoon just before supper.
I saw this deer and her baby along one of the paths.
This morning it was dark when I headed out on my walk around the lake, but by the time I got home it was sunny.

I have finished reading, While I'm Falling
by Laura Moriarty
This book is about a family who lives through a divorce. It has some sad and happy parts and all in all I thought it was a good book.

I stayed home during the day and got some cleaning done. I was going to do the whole downstairs but just did the living room. I'll do the kitchen tomorrow.

Dinner for me tonight was at Longhorn - ribs, sweet potato and grilled veggies. I brought the left over ribs home for dinner tomorrow.

This evening I'll watch some television, have some more chocolate chip cookies with milk and then some knitting. Hopefully I'll get a little reading in there somewhere too.

Hope you all is well in your part of the world.
Karen :-)
Love is an act of endless forgiveness.

8 comments:

  1. You have such a great place to go walking. We will be camping soon and maybe I'll see deer then.
    Have a nice evening.

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  2. My brothers yard is full of deer in the early morning. They love to sleep there. I wish he would take pictures. It is going to be 38 degrees here tomorrow morning . Burrrr! I am ready for fall not winter. Happy walking.


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  3. Your life sounds so relaxed Karen, lovely. The deer picture is good, looks like you were really close. x

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  4. I LOVE to sleep in when it's raining out! Your quote at the bottom is so true! Hope you are doing well Karen!
    Thinking of you!!

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  5. The deer repellent we use in the back yard is no longer effective. I can tell as HERDS have been grazing on my gardens for the past two weeks.
    Turning over and sleeping while it's raining out is one of life's my wonderful pleasures!

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  6. You got a great picture of the deer and fawn. Very well done!

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  7. Great picture of the deer.
    Your post made me hungry. The dinner at Longhorn sounds sooo good. Maybe it's because it is almost lunch time.

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  8. Thanks for the comment on my blog. I am better now.

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