Laying all cozy in the shade by the barn
Enjoying some down time on the farm.
“Gratitude doesn’t change the scenery. It merely washes clean the glass you look through so you can clearly see the colors.” ~Richelle E. Goodrich
“Happiness isn’t complicated. It is a humble state of gratitude for simple pleasures, tender mercies, recognized blessings, and inherent beauty.” ~Richelle E. Goodrich
“Sometimes, the simple things are more fun and meaningful than all the banquets in the world …” ~ E. A. Bucchianeri
A rabbit’s ears are made of plush
And lined with lovely pink;
They tell him when he ought to rush,
Or when to stop and think.
~May Carlton Lord
“Our souls need time to think, dream and reflect.” ~Jo Ann Davis
“There is nothing like walking to get the feel of a country.
A fine landscape is like a piece of music;
it must be taken at the right tempo.
Even a bicycle goes too fast.”
~Paul S. Mowrer
Hence I cannot be silent,
and indeed I ought not to be,
about the many blessings
and the great grace which the Lord
has designed to bestow upon me.
“The longer I live the more my mind dwells upon the beauty and wonder of the world … I have loved the feel of the grass under my feet … and the face of the fields has often comforted me more than the faces of men …” ~John Burroughs