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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Thursday, October 1, 2009

A short post

Though I didn't do all that much today, my day was a good one. As most days, I started it off with a morning walk. It was quite cool out this morning, but the sun came out and it was a nice crisp Fall morning. I walked around the lake once again.

I spent the day at home. Got the rest of my house cleaning done, read and knitted. In the afternoon it warmed up a bit and I got to sit out on the deck for a while. I love looking up at the bright blue sky.

I'll have my usual evening at home with my snack, television, and reading. I haven't decided yet on cookies or ice cream. Decisions decisions!!!

Just a short post today.
I hope your Thursday was a happy one.

Karen :-)
Learning to live in the present moment is part of the path of joy.

7 comments:

  1. ms. karen, i am sorry that i haven't been down here in a while. i am deeply saddened by the plight my country is in after the flooding it experienced over the weekend, something that has not happened in more than 20 years. i had blogged about links to the philippine red cross and pray that you visit my site and ask if you could kindly post a short article directing your readers to my url so they can read my blog about the catastrophe as well. i am now trying to get the red cross links to indonesia so i can spread it across the blogworld, too. thank you so much. i don't know how to repay the kindness i ask. God bless, ms. karen.~~~~my url is http://cheriedecastro.blogspot.com

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  2. The flooding your guest mentions sounds terrible, now add the recent quakes and tidal waves elsewhere.

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  3. We are enjoying cool, crisp mornings here too and after the long hot summer I find them most welcome. It sounds to me like you accomplished quite a bit. Although, that was a pretty big decision you had to make at the end of the day :-)

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  4. It's always nice to hear from you, short or not. Great quote of the day.

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  5. I'm glad you had a good day and I'm sure you made a good decision concerning cookies and ice cream.

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  6. You are so sagacious about your eating habits!!

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  7. That must have been a nice day.

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