October 22, 2016 § Leave a comment
Because joy is a thing best shared, I’m passing along a follow-up on the call for cards for Miss Phoebe’s 100th birthday. Her birthday was a few days ago and, as of yesterday, she had received 99 cards – and not just received them, but received them with delight and appreciation at being made to feel so special.
Cheryl reports that some of the cards decorate the walls and the rest are tucked into a special new box which is brought out for all visitors to admire. To quote Cheryl, Miss Phoebe is “shining with delight” over the cards. Thank you to all my readers who took the time to add to her happy glow.
More opportunities to make people glow with the joy of letters are on the Scribbling Good page. Happy letter-writing!
October 5, 2016 § 3 Comments
I’m signal-boosting a request from my friend Cheryl:
Miss Phoebe is turning 100 in a couple weeks. She doesn’t want a party, but she would welcome cards. If you have a few minutes, perhaps you will send her well-wishes as she celebrates a century of life?
Her address is:
Golden Rule Nursing Home
20806 Bayside Ave.
Rock Hall, MD 21661
For a little more about Miss Phoebe, visit Cheryl’s blog.
August 28, 2016 § 6 Comments
Over the past few months, I’ve received a series of love notes written on bananas. They cannot be tucked away and saved, so I have photographed them for continued enjoyment. For you inspiration, here is a small sampling.
I’m all in favor of creative celebrations of love. Have you ever received a love note in a form that delighted you as much as the message? Do you consider good nutrition an act of love? Will you now be writing someone a banana note?