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  • Posted on January 21, 2014 at 10:30 PM


It was the kind of summer day one longs for in winter.sun

The sparkling sun drew us outdoors.


bikeMy son and I got on our bikes and rode to a nearby forest preserve. bike2



We started exploring ponds looking for frogs.

“Nothing in this one, mom, but maybe the next one…” He gleamed with excitement.



  • Posted on November 15, 2013 at 1:00 PM

Doesn’t the title seem like an oxymoron?  Aren’t hidden treasures meant to be found? Can you imagine a pirate saying, “I found a great treasure…but let’s just keep it buried?” pirate

                                                                    The next thing he’d be doing is walking the plank!

There is one treasure that may not be visible to the human eye, but is a treasure that will last a lifetime.


  • Posted on November 3, 2013 at 4:25 PM

heirloom chest

                                                                         HOPE CHEST

Did you ever have a “hope chest”?

A hope chest is a special trunk a young woman used to store items

Pigs N Pearls

  • Posted on October 17, 2013 at 2:17 PM

 Imagine a farm filled with dirty pigs…

 pigNext to the fence,

you see a beautiful young lady


  • Posted on October 2, 2013 at 1:28 PM


 Hidden Treasure

Can you remember watching a movie where a hidden treasure chest was discovered?

Slowly opening the chest, all eyes twinkled as precious jewels were revealed…

“Cent”imental Worth

  • Posted on September 11, 2013 at 5:31 PM


Today as I sat down to write, I heard a thump on my patio window. I went out to see a little bird lying upside down.

Diamonds in the Rough

  • Posted on August 30, 2013 at 10:07 PM

sparkle diamond       Diamonds in the Rough        sparkles diamond                     

I recently watched the TV Show, “America’s Got Talent”, where they interviewed a young man that had never sang in public.