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Share Your World – April 19

Melanie is the host of Share Your World. She asks the questions and we get the privilege to answer them. Everyone is living a different world, especially now, so don’t forget to stop by and read how others have answered.

1) What was the last TV show you binge-watched?   If you don’t watch TV (congratulations by the way) what’s the last thing you binged ON? That would probably be Big Bang Theory. I have them on DVD and they are funny to me. 

2) What’s your most prized possession and why? If the answer necessitates a physical object, I would have to say the artwork I have collected. It makes me happy to sit and view the ability of an artist to bring me peace and contentment. If a non-physical answer is allowed, I would have to say my heart being open to care about others.

3) If you had the time and inclination, what would you volunteer for? I would love to be a volunteer in  a baby nursery rocking infants.

4) Do you think that humans will ever be able to live together in harmony? Sadly, probably not in my lifetime.

Gratitude Section (As always, Optional) Share something uplifting with everyone.   It can be some writing or an image or photo you like!   


Bright Eyed And Bushy Tailed Cousins

Becky is our host for her BrightSquare challenge. Each day more and more talented people respond to her task of posting squares that depict the term BRIGHT. Take a look at some of the wonderful entries.

While perusing my old photos I came across some bittersweet shots.  My eldest grandchild was finally released from the hospital. We were all overjoyed. We celebrated by taking the three Zs and R to a park in the nearby mountains. My two youngest grandkids had such a fun time running around and playing on the different non-standard equipment.

Mindlovemisery’s Menagerie Sunday Writing Prompt

Sara from Mindlovemisery’s Menagerie gives us this week’s word challenge: DEALBREAKERS.

The older I get, the more clarity I have with my deal-breakers list. The list can apply to anyone that is in my inner circle. (Anyone I would have a lot of contact with.)

What people do in the privacy of their own homes is their business. What people do around me is another matter, especially if they are around me most of the time.

Off The Top Of My Head My Top 10 Deal Breakers (in no particular order):
1) Stay away if you are xenophobic
2) Stay away if you don’t love dogs
3) Stay away if you smoke anything
4) Stay away if you NEED alcohol
5) Stay away if you use/abuse drugs
6) Stay away if you hit, scream, or cuss someone out when you are angry
7) Stay away if you are cruel or your go-to is being unkind
8) Stay away if you can’t open up enough to share who you are or want a one-sided relationship
9) Stay away if you are dishonest and can’t be trusted
10) Stay away if you want to be parented (unless you’re my kid)