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The simple things in life - like daisies. A very old friend of mine posted this on her FB page today and I thought it so worth reading I have borrowed it as is. The original post is by Anthony Harris.

"I asked one of my friends who has crossed 60 & is heading to 70 what sort of change he is feeling in him?
He sent me the following very interesting lines, which I would like to share with you ....
1) After loving my parents, my siblings, my spouse, my children, my friends, now I have started loving myself.
2) I just realised that I am not “Atlas”. The world does not rest on my shoulders.
3) I now stopped bargaining with vegetables & fruits vendors. A few Rands more is not going to burn a hole in my pocket but it might help the poor fellow save for his daughter’s school fees.
4) I pay the petrol attendant a big tip. The extra money might bring a smile to his face. He is toiling much harder for a living than me
5) I stopped telling the elderly that they've already narrated that story many times. The story makes them walk down the memory lane & relive the past.
6) I have learnt not to correct people even when I know they are wrong. The onus of making everyone perfect is not on me. Peace is more precious than perfection.
7) I give compliments freely & generously. Compliments are mood enhancer not only for the recipient, but also for me.
8) I have learnt not to bother about a crease or a spot on my shirt. Personality speaks louder than appearances.
9) I walk away from people who don't value me. They might not know my worth, but I do.
10) I remain cool when someone plays dirty politics to outrun me in the rat race. I am not a rat & neither am I in any race.
11) I am learning not to be embarrassed by my emotions. It’s my emotions that make me human.
12) I have learned that its better to drop the ego than to break a relationship. My ego will keep me aloof whereas with relationships I will never be alone.
13) I have learnt to live each day as if it's the last. After all, it might be the last.
14) I am doing what makes me happy. I am responsible for my happiness, and I owe it to myself.
I decided to send this to all my friends. Why do we have to wait to be 60 or 70, why can't we practice this at any stage and age....✨"

Enjoy the simple things in life dear friends.
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I got straight to work and the first one is in the vault ready to post! Not quite so many block due to the smaller canvas now but still lots of lovely squares to play with in a couple of days time!


Thank you, Jayne :) I love them so much!!!!


Oh, that's nice to hear Claudix - I shall have to see what I can do! I have a few more lined up already for this week/weekend. I am now finished marking so I will have time for things like making new puzzles with lots and lots of bits! I shall try and remember to tag you when I post them. Jayne


Dear Woodowly, please can you make more 'bright blooms' puzzles? love them SO much!!


Thanks so much Gill - glad you enjoyed them. Jayne


Well said!! Lovely puzzle - thanks!


Thanks Mahalo. They are very wise words indeed. Jayne

Lovely puzzle and wonderful words.


My pleasure!




That sounds like a really good idea Dustin. I think I must do that too! Thanks. Mrs Woodowly (Jayne)

Thank you Mrs. Woodowly I made a foto of the text above, so I can read it more often. its good! thank you for that too.


Thanks Ursula and Tinker - she is very special and I'm only too happy to share this wisdom. It makes a change from all the negative stuff out there at the moment. Jayne


Your friend sounds like someone I would like to know. Thanks for sharing the wisdom.

Delightful, Jayne. Thanks!


Thank you so much - I'm glad you liked them. Jayne


Nice puzzle and nice sentiments. Thank you.

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