Hi, everybody. I have the happy honor of posting for Positively Positive. It’s a post about volunteering for Operation Smile. (BTW, I get on a plane tomorrow for a medical mission to the Philippines). If you’re not familiar with the website, I hope you’ll enjoy noodling around over there, that is after having read and […]
The Smiley Lady Blog
People were forever asking me how I got to be so darned happy. So I started speaking
to school groups and blogging about choosing to view life more optimistically.
Smile. Be happy!
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Today would have been my dear dad’s 87th birthday. Dang, if you didn’t die way too soon. I miss you, Henry. It MMS (MakesMeSmile, the new LOL) that my dad shares his birthday with Prince (1958). No one would mistake them for twins!! That thought really just MMS! Still chuckling. Still.
Oy, am I ever gonna have frizzy hair this week! It’s so humid here the glasses on our faces were steaming up just walking down the street. It’s hard to take outdoor photos because the lens steams up. And, since I am not carrying a cell phone I’m attempting to wear a watch like the […]
I had the good fortune to meet Jerry Mathers, today’s birthday boy, just last month (2014). I asked him if he’d J-U-M-P with me, but he said, “No.” Imagine! I was taken by surprise. I figured the Beaver would, well jump at the chance to J-U-M-P with me. He’s the first celebrity I’ve asked who […]
Just a day and a half til I hop on a plane for the Philippines and volunteering on a medical mission with Operation Smile. I think I’m as ready as I can be. Surely there are things in my suitcase I don’t need and things not in there that I do. But, whatever. After weeks of concentrating on […]
Just a day and a half til I hop on a plane for the Philippines. and volunteering on a medical mission with Operation Smile. I think I’m as ready as I can be. Surely there are things in my suitcase I don’t need and things not in there that I do. But, whatever. After weeks of concentrating […]
So it’s What You Think Upon Becomes Your Life Day. Hey, that’s what my talk about happiness was all about! Today (and every day) I think I’ll think about hammocks and cats and sunshine and cookies and family and friends and sourdough toast and raspberries and NPR and my great job and, and, and (and for Dave the husband, glazed donuts!). Oh and […]
Little Gideon’ IV Wound Smiley and the story behind it, are featured in my talk about HAPPINESS. Please scroll down for video.
My long time buddy Tommy Dunbar, of the Rubinoos, and I wrote this song for Spontaneous Smiley. I hope it gets you off your duff and dancing! Please scroll down for video.
Preparations for the trip to the Philippines, with Operation Smile next month, are coming along at a nice clip. Thanks to the UPS guy!