Each summer morning this time of year, I rush out in the morning with my mug of coffee to see what herbs and/or vegetables are ready for harvesting. I spend about an hour and a half out in my gardens after my husband leaves for work at 8:30 am. Sprinkled throughout my garden beds are small vignettes of various whimsy, and I chuckle to myself as I work. … Read More Of Toads and Herbs…
To bring a smile to my face, I chose the special apricot colored flip-flops with burlap bag and tiny purse for my summer pool days. … Read More Bring Your Own Sunshine
As I anticipate the snow that is forecasted for tomorrow, I always imagine lovely landscapes transformed by blankets of pristine snow.… Read More Winter Daydream
We must not always be WORKING! Some fun must be allowed in family life. … Read More Standards…
Brought my coffee into the living room early this morning, and discovered this little Bunny waiting for me. … Read More The Smile on my Face
Sun of my soul, My Savior dear,
It is not night if Thou be near;
oh, may no earthborn cloud arise,
To hide Thee from Thy servant’s eyes! “… Read More When the Sun Shines
What is essential is seen only with the Heart
… Read More Look with your Heart!
These words are from one of my favorite hymns… “Hold to God’s Unchanging Hand” .
I am holding onto that Hand… From the moment I wake up in the morning, until the moment that sleep enters body, I can truly feel God’s hand on my life. I don’t know why these difficult times are here, but I am striving to learn from them; holding onto Joy as tightly as I possibly can; & Jesus… pressing into Him like never before. … Read More The Heart of Courage
I have never been able to receive inspiration or creative thoughts when I’ve got clutter in my mind. I cleanse my mind by walking fast and up hills. The harder the walk the better the cleanse. If I want to dissipate angry thoughts, I take a long walk.… Read More Not Helpful