My Bird Friends

Father, thank You for Your powerful and mighty Word.  Help me always confess Your Word as truth in my life. Hi friends, I have these constant companions in my backyard and they are my inspiration for many tablescapes.  “A bird doesn’t sing because it has an answer, it sings because it has a song.” – Maya…Read more »

A Winter Table with a Story

“How many lessons of faith and beauty would we lose, if there were no winter in our year!”   Thomas Wentworth Higginson Hi Friends, I am doing a tablescape that I dearly love. I started doing this around January 5 and have been enjoying just looking at it for a while.  It brings back memories, both…Read more »

From Christmas to Winter

“Finally, beloved, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is just, whatever is pure, whatever is pleasing,  whatever is commendable, if there is any excellence and if there is anything worthy of praise, think about these things.”  Philippians 4:8 Hi Friends, I have stored all my Christmas decorations except some small trees and lights.  I…Read more »


Ralph Waldo Emerson      He said, “Write it on your heart that every day is the best day of the year.  He is rich who owns the day, and no one owns the day who allows it to be invaded with fret and anxiety.  Finish every day and be done with it.  You have…Read more »

Intentional Joy

Hi friends, The Christmas season seems to come faster every year.  It is my hope that we all can grab a few moments to ponder the depth of the meaning of Christmas to us personally…to view with awe the wonder of the miracle of Christ’s birth, His life, and His death and resurrection and to…Read more »