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Monday, March 20, 2006

What are you planting this spring?

I've been trying to plant flowers in my yard. Here's a little of what I'm learning:
  • Sometimes a plant takes, sometimes it doesn't, keep planting anyway. {Sometimes you fall on your face. That's OK, everyone does, get up again!}
  • Make sure you know the right season for planting what you want. If you miss a season, it will come around again. {Everything has its season including relationships, personal growth, work, and learning.}
  • Make sure you give the plant the right amount of shade and sun--where you plant something matters. {Put yourself in the right environment! Be around good and healthy people, read and watch and listen to things that will nourish you.}
  • Sometimes the dog will dig up what you plant. That's OK, be patient, the dog will out grow it or you can plant somewhere else. {Things don't always work out the way we plan them. That's OK, try again, wait until you mature, or try a different way.}

Quote for the day: "I will waste not even a precious second today in anger or hate or jealousy or selfishness. I know that the seeds I sow I will harvest, because every action, good or bad, is always followed by an equal reaction. I will plant only good seeds this day."
--Og Mandino1923-1996, Author and Speaker

What are seeds of good? Kindness, gratitude, charity, joy, rest...

1 comment:

Annette said...

Dear BigSis,
Your writing is inspiring as always, just as you are in life. Wishing you much success with this new blog, to express what is truly in your heart.
I can only hope that we are included in your "rich list" of 5 closest friends. Your presence in our world certainly adds so much positiveness and love, you have changed our world.
Much love, Keep planting those seeds,
Annette, Hagay and family