You know those television shows where people go to Alaska or South America or Timbuktu to try to find gold and make themselves rich? You know where they spend millions and millions to make a hundred dollars...to say they found gold. Isa was a thinking about that last night and it befuddles me.
See I think God drops down little golden nuggets in our path, but humans are so busy not really looking where they are walking to see them. You dive in and out of the day so fast, getting to where you are going, and planning then on how to get back to where you were.. that, you miss them.
I talked to my Momma about this last night and I told her that golden nuggets comes in all forms. Wesa pugs are golden nuggets, cos we bring our parents so much joy and laughter in their lives. The grandmonsters are golden nuggets, cos they also bring joy and laughter, and so much love in their lives. And then there are the friends who come into their lives all along the way. They are shiny golden nuggets also.
We read somewhere that people comes into your life and leave your lives at different times and for different reasons. Sometimes they are in your life for a long long time and sometimes just a short while, their to teach you a lesson that is important for you to learn or to help you through something you are struggling with.
See we three pugs think those "short timer nuggets" can be the most powerful influences and leave you the most empty when they are gone. They must have a clock ticking and their goals for you all written down, so no time is wasted. Their the tricky ones also, cos you don't even know you are learning a lesson, or making a memory, and then poof.........THEY. ARE. GONE. Only then do most of us just stop and sit and let the quiet cover our souls, and we become open to what they have left behind.
Look around today and truly see all the golden nuggets that are in your life. Take time to enjoy them and laugh with them, and hug them.
Stella Rose and her Momma
We love lots of gold nuggets here...thankful for all of them.ReplyDelete
This is a very impawtent message and we are so glad you shared it with us!!!ReplyDelete
Murphy & Stanley
What a beautiful post! And so true!!!ReplyDelete
That's very true. My Blogville furiends are golden nuggets!ReplyDelete
These are very wise words.ReplyDelete
We are thankful that God put you in our path!ReplyDelete
Love Zoe, Peyton, Webster, Liberty & Whitney
So true and beautifully put we say. Life really does work in mysterious ways but sometimes she opens the door just a little bit to let you look in. Have a wonderful Wednesday.ReplyDelete
Best wishes Molly
Luvs Cat Flap Cavalier X
Very wise words. Sometimes we just don't know they're golden nuggets at the time.ReplyDelete
We leave golden nuggets sometimes for HER poo bags....depends on what we ate.
XXXOOO Daisy, Bella & Roxy
A very true message, beautifully shared.ReplyDelete
Stella Rose, I think you and your mom are wise beyond years. Such truth you've shared; we should all have grateful hearts for this life. I'm thankful to have found you in the blogging world! Sending wags and nose pokes from Hunter.ReplyDelete
A lovely message, Stella Rose! Thanks for the reminder that there are special things all around us - we just need to stop and notice!ReplyDelete
Stella, you and your mom have some beautiful talks and we love that you share your golden nuggets of wisdom with usReplyDelete
Mr Bailey, Hazel & Greta
Stellie, I am so very sorry for your loss. This was a wonderful blog post.ReplyDelete
Wow, Stella, this was a beautiful post. You are definitely right about enjoying every minute and appreciating the nuggets that enrich our lives. Thanks for the beautiful words.ReplyDelete
Grr and Woof,
OH MY..... THIS is a GOLDEN NUGGET of a POST. It reminds us of the very much IMPORTANT thingys..which we tend to ignore or furget.ReplyDelete
THANK YOU fur putting this up for US. We give you a GOLD STAR fur it.
Stella Rose, your Mom and the three of you are big, beautiful golden nuggets to us all!!!!ReplyDelete
Stella Rose, your Mom and the three of you are big, shiny golden nuggets to us all!!!ReplyDelete
What a beautiful tribute! Lee and PhodReplyDelete
Dear Stella Rose and mommaReplyDelete
These words have reached deep into our soul...and we are finding meaning in what your saying.
Such words of wisdom- that you graciously share with each of us.
Thank you for taking the time to think,, and then share those words with us,,,, each of us has some golden nuggets and we need to look at them more closely,, and enjoy,,,,
and one more thing,, please don't ever leave us.
So true, life is full of golden nuggets. I'm thankful for my Blogville nuggets b/c y'all are all golden. Thanks for sharing.ReplyDelete
Aroo to you,
Wow, Stella... beautiful post. I think you can tell that we all think of you and your family as being golden nuggets in our lives.ReplyDelete
Hugs from your friend in NJ, Patty
That is so true, brought a tear to our eye, all my buddies are my golden nuggets and I would never want to lose any of you. xxxxooxxxxReplyDelete
Mollie and Alfie