Archives for October 2015


My mother turned 90 this month and we had a party for her. It was a wonderful celebration, full of fun and merriment. Many members of our extended family and some of our friends presented songs, dances, poems, dramatic readings and speeches. They were all excellent and Mum felt great! Mum loves music and the band played her favourite songs. She was very happy. Watching Mum made me realize that there are some things to consider and apply if we wish to live a long serene and gracious life. In this post I share some of these ideas with you. Avoid Envy All her life Mum has never been envious ... [read more]