I am a couple of days late with this re-blog, but I thought the messages involved were worth sharing. Take care on the first day back to work after the holiday weekend remembering it is not always our circus.
The festivities of Independence Day are drawing
closer to the grand finale complete with fireworks
and soon the holiday will be done. There will still
be a lot going on this weekend so we thought we’d
mention a few events around eastern Iowa.
For the past 23 years, the big event has been the
Goodguys Heartland Nationals held on the Iowa State
Fairgrounds in Des Moines, Iowa, which starts today
and runs through Sunday.
This event usually contains lots of sun, lots of
people, a lot of cars, and a few cars that run
like a hummingbird on Red Bull.
Saturday, July 5th the River Valley Classic Car Club
is hosting the “Rollin in the Oldies” Cruise Night
at Northpark Mall in Davenport, Iowa. Gates open at
5 pm and spectator admission is a mere $2. Always
neat cars, great people, and good music.
Sunday, July 6th the Strictly Street…
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I’m laughing because that proverb, the first thing I read when I logged onto my reader, is EXACTLY what I needed to be reminded of this morning, Ivon. Thank you! xoxoM
You are welcome Margarita. Humour offers us insight.
The Polish proverb is good advice, the whole world manipulates and demands the individual fight other people’s battles.
Thomas Merton wrote about the spiritual violence that busyness and hyper-activity causes. We can only do so much and should focus on what we are able to do.