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. . . “The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate.”~Oprah Winfrey, American entertainer . . WELCOME to My First Official Post here on dwhirsch.com It’s official: my website is self-hosted. It’s … Continue reading
If we were having coffee… Wasn’t that coffee tasting fun? I know, you may not be such a Starbucks supporter, but these monthly events are now something my husband and I look forward to. So far, I’ve learned that I … Continue reading
“One of the most beautiful qualities of true friendship is to understand and to be understood.”~Lucius Annaeus Seneca, Roman statesman I’ve been a Weight Watchers Lifetime member for more than 11 years, and the meeting topic for the fourth week … Continue reading
“When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious privilege it is to be alive, to breathe, to think, to enjoy, to love.”~Marcus Aurelius, Roman soldier October 2014. Friends. Family. Sketchbooks. Parties. Coffee. Tea. Zentangle. Penn State. A … Continue reading
“To a father growing old, nothing is dearer than a daughter.”~Euripides, Greek poet “My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person, he believed in me.”~Jim Valvano, American basketball coach It’s a double Words of Wisdom day … Continue reading
“The real man smiles in trouble, gathers strength from distress, and grows brave by reflection.”~Thomas Paine, English writer This week’s Diva Zentangle Challenge #171 is all about courage. Beads of Courage, to be exact. This program gives glass beads to … Continue reading
“In order to carry a positive action, we must develop here a positive vision.”~Dalai Lama, Tibetan leader I’m diggin’ the nostalgia found in #throwbackthursday hashtags on social media. I’ve posted the first Ku haiku I wrote, images from my CZT … Continue reading