the biggest skeptic ever, was i

I know what you’re thinking…Om. She is going to write about meditation. Yeah, you’re right, i am. I am one of those people who suffer from chronic pain, which is bloody exhausting. Meaning i hurt, so i have to rest. My body screams for it. I am tired all the time…side effects are bitchiness, extra…

Dancing lizards & a crowned frog

I found these two lizards dancing in the darkest corner. I felt as though i was intruding on a very personal moment. It’s obvious they love one another.  I kissed this king. He remained a frog…just in case you wanted to try. And my boyfriend wasn’t the least bit jealous.  Lots of Easter decorations!  And…

it takes courage to gain peace…

usually, every spring…i go in search of something new for my outdoor garden beds. this year i am moving into an apartment with my two children. a single mom. but a happier one. i put together a garden that is going to move with us. i put a dollar tree mirror on the bottom added…

Om…said they

i want the middle sized frog. I’ve wanted one  of these forever. I call them Budda frogs…amazing that they are for sale in the Bible belt. I assume they are called heathen frogs by some. Someday, i will have one. The frogs remind me to be still.

Koi & tadpoles galore

i didn’t know anyone sold tadpoles. But Myers Plant & Pottery does. They also sell Koi. A great place to bring (well behaved) children.

the children’s (Passover) table

  My children’s table for ages 4-9. I decorate with frogs, but no water in the finger bowls (they would become ponds for said frogs in which to swim). I put inexpensive wine glasses for their grape juice. A Seder can last hours. But not when you have young children. The Passover Seder is a…

Sitting in the sun

This picture is one I’ve posted before. He looks pretty happy, but what I know & you don’t- is I took this at the Birmingham Zoo in the ALLIGATOR exhibit. This frog is not happy, he is thinking, “what was my mother thinking when she laid her eggs in this water???”