I’m a big fan of Mr. Gibran, his words soothed a really rough patch in my life. I still go back and read some of his passages when I need a little extra “oophf.” I’d quote him everyday, but, you’d get bored. 🙂 In the sweetness of friendship let there be laughter, and sharing of pleasures. For in the dew of little things the heart finds its morning and is refreshed. – Kahlil Gibran Continue reading Quote of the Day – Kahlil Gibran on Friendship
I thought I would build on today’s earlier post on Optimism by hoping that I lit a little bit of fire within some of you. Continue reading Photo of the Day – Fired Up
On this day in 1851 – Portland, Oregon, was founded. I was happy to see this in my “on this day” viewer. Surprisingly I had no idea this was the case. So I went off in search of a very Portlandesque quote, as you can imagine, there’s a whole bunch of things that have been said about my hometown, but I thought Loretta Lynn said it best: Well Portland Oregon and sloe gin fizz If that ain’t love then tell me what is Well I lost my heart it didn’t take no time But that ain’t all. I lost my … Continue reading Quote of the Day – Loretta Lynn on Portland, Oregon!
I saw this as a meme on Facebook and thought it was interesting. Here’s the scoop. You have 15 minutes, if you could only pick 15 albums to listen to on a deserted island, which would you choose. Here are my selections. Photo courtesy of Vince Alongi – used under Creative Commons Licensing. 1. Garbage – Version 2.0 2. Linkin Park – Hybrid Theory 3. Led Zepplin – Greatest Hits 4. Tori Amos- Little Earthquakes 5. Jason Mraz – Curbside Prophet 6. Pink Floyd- The Wall 7. Garth Brooks – In Pieces 8. Puretone – Addicted to Base 9. Heart … Continue reading 15 Albums
Every year for my birthday I burn a new CD of songs. This is really scientific, I put a CD in the computer and I ask the computer to shuffle songs from my entire music library to it. This year, this is what is came up with. 1: Bad Romance – Lady Gaga 2: As Heaven Is Wide – Garbage 3: Party All the Time – Black Eyed Peas 4: Fix Me Now – Garbage 5: Nothing’s Going To Stop Us Now – Jefferson Starship 6: Lyudi Invalidy – tATu 7: So Happy I Could Die – Lady Gaga 8: … Continue reading Birthday Music