Stand By Me – Best Version Ever!

Trust me, you’ll love this version of STAND BY ME. After the shocking passing of Robin Williams and all the bewilderment and discussion that came with it — I needed to hear something lovely today. And this showed up in my email box.  Here’s the best of the internet doing good things, great things…connecting us…and spreading the love. Beautiful music.  #WishingYouJoy

How To Avoid Criticism




*There is dispute as to who actually may have said this quote originally. Another possible author is:  Elbert Hubbard, American writer, publisher & artist.  Either way, and in all due respect, it’s a wonderful one-liner that boosted my spirits today.*



CARMENISMS: Notice Someone Today



The Gist:

Try and go out of your way today and notice someone, acknowledge someone. The trippy thing is, it’ll make YOU feel so good!

The Links:

The Police, Every Breath You Take  

Sinead O’Connor, Nothing Compares 2U

Queen, Bohemian Rhapsody 

John Lennon, Imagine

The Recognition:

Fabulous lady at the Bagel shop working her make-up magic!

Shot with a Canon PowerShot S110 Digital Camera