Archive, June 2012.

50 shades of grey

"Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checkered by failure... than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy nor suffer much, because they live in a gray twilight that knows not victory nor defeat." Theodore Roosevelt

Sale away... with Tuesday's Finds!

"Come sail away, come sail away, come sail away with me..." Styx

When you got a job to do...

"What does it matter to ya, when you got a job to do, you gotta do it well. You gotta give the other fellow hell."Paul McCartney

Scantily Clad

"A bare assertion is not necessarily the naked truth." George Dennison Prentice

Color Love Friday: Petal Pink: A delicious dose of pink

"A profusion of pink roses being ragged in rain speaks to me of all gentleness and its enduring." William Carlos Williams

Poppies at Play

"As for marigolds, poppies, hollyhocks, and valorous sunflowers, we shall never have a garden without them, both for their own sake of old-fashioned folks, who used to love them." Henry Ward Beecher

Tuesday's Finds!

"I always say shopping is cheaper than a psychiatrist." Tammy Faye Bakker

Color Love Friday: Emerald: the stone of love

"A gem cannot be polished without friction, nor a man perfected without trials." Lucius Annaeus Seneca

Do it yourself!

"If you want anything done well, do it yourself. That is why most people laugh at their own jokes." Bob Edwards

Pillow Talk

"No one realizes how beautiful it is to travel until one comes home and rests one's head on one's old familiar pillow." Lyn Yutang