It’s easier than you think to brighten someone’s day. In fact, we probably don’t realize just how easy it can be. So, why don’t we do more of these random acts of kindness? Oftentimes, people feel that they have to show or exude some grand gesture that’s over-the-top, but the truth [...] Continue Reading »
Since our readers enjoyed our first post all about the history of birthdays, we thought we’d share even more fun birthday facts that you may not know. Isn’t it funny that we all do similar things on our birthdays without any thought about how or why we do them? [...] Continue Reading »
“Gardening is the purest of human pleasures.”
Gardens—of any and all kinds—bring both joy and tranquility to those who cultivate and grow them. Whether it’s a flower garden, a vegetable garden, an herb garden, or a purely whimsical garden, it’s a place that becomes your haven. Your sanctuary. Your [...] Continue Reading »
There are few things in life that are forever immortalized as being incredibly sweet and utterly irresistible. Among them are babies, puppies…and desserts. Yes, decadent, luscious, oh-so-delicious and wonderful desserts that bring joy and happiness to everyone’s lips.
It just so happens that July is chock-full of fun and [...] Continue Reading »
With the recent arrival of summer, everyone is definitely in the summer mood and anticipating these much-awaited lazy, hazy days.
There are so many good memories that come to mind when summertime starts. We have flashbacks of riding in the back of station wagons for the family trips to the [...] Continue Reading »
Ask any pet owner and they’ll tell you—their pets are their family. Our lovable fur babies are like our children, and we love them, and spoil them, to our hearts content. Wanting to take them with us wherever we go is natural, which is why we’re all excited here [...] Continue Reading »
Hello, Blue Mountain Friends,
Well, here we are, knee deep in summer! Isn’t it wonderful? Like the fireflies that we caught as children, we can release our happy summertime memories and let them light up our days. Running through the sprinkler, chasing the ice cream truck, or just hanging out [...] Continue Reading »
As Father’s Day quickly approaches, we’d love to pause for a moment to recount all the meaningful moments we’ve shared with that very special man (or men) in our life. After all, a dad is fun, love, and laughter you never outgrow.
Whether learning to ride a bike or learning [...] Continue Reading »
Father’s Day is the one day a year solely dedicated to all the dads in your life. It’s the day we take a moment to reflect on the significant impact they’ve had on our lives—and how they continue to inspire us in their own special ways. It’s also the [...] Continue Reading »
Now that we’ve discussed the beauty and impact of generosity and thoughtfulness towards one another in “Random Acts of Kindness: Part 1,” let’s see how we can actually put this lovely concept into motion and make it come to life.
There are a few different ways to do this. You [...] Continue Reading »