Gems 8.160-T

I hope you’re having a beautiful day. ♡
Here are several light-filled ¤ Gem ¤

I started something new at the end of 2016 that lasted only for a little while. “This Week on under1000skies.” It continued into 2017 but I had to be hospitalized that year and things fell apart for a bit. As they do to all of us now and then.

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Gems 8.159-T

I hope you’re having a beautiful day. ♡
Here’s another light-filled ¤ Gem ¤

Photo copyright © Alisa Reagan 2016, 2022. All rights reserved.

This is the full quote.  Special thanks to WaY for sharing this quote and to Alisa Reagan for sharing this beautiful photo. ♡

“I want a life that sizzles and pops and makes me laugh out loud. And I don’t want to get to the end, or to tomorrow, even, and realize that my life is a collection of meetings and pop cans and errands and receipts and dirty dishes. I want to eat cold tangerines and sing out loud in the car with the windows open and wear pink shoes and stay up all night laughing and paint my walls the exact color of the sky right now. I want to sleep hard on clean white sheets and throw parties and eat ripe tomatoes and read books so good they make me jump up and down, and I want my everyday to make God belly laugh, glad that he gave life to someone who loves the gift.”  

Shauna Niequist

Gems 8.153-T

I hope you’re having a beautiful day. ♡
Here’s another light-filled ¤ Gem ¤

Gems 2.3. January 6, 2016. Spotted Tussock Moth Caterpillar, Lower Piedra Campground, Pagosa Springs, Colorado” Copyright © Ben Archer 2016, 2022. All rights reserved.
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