Advent Tea

“He went there to register with Mary, who was pledged to be married to him and was expecting a child.”  Luke 2:5 Hi sweet friends. My SIL,  Dora,  invited me to an Advent Tea at her church, Francis Asbury United Methodist Church, on Sunday afternoon at 3 PM.  Their FAB women group sponsors this tea…Read more »


From Winnie the Pooh:   “Piglet noticed that even though he had a very small heart, it could hold a rather large amount of gratitude.”  A.A. Milne   Hi Friends, Gratitude is the healthiest of all human emotions. Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life.  It turns what we have into enough and more.  It turns denial into…Read more »

Thanksgiving Memories

“Give thanks to the Lord for He is good; His love endures forever.”     1 Chronicles 16:34 Hi Friends, Thanksgiving Day is quickly approaching.  I have put together a little table and I have pulled out some of Mother’s precious pieces.  Thanksgiving at Mother and Dad’s was the greatest.  Mother would work on her menu…Read more »

Pumpkins-Just Pumpkins

Hi friends, This is my backyard a week ago but with lots of wind and freezing temperatures the last few days  most of the leaves are in the yard or my back porch.  Everywhere I have been, I have seen the most beautiful display of pumpkins. Just a little pictorial of one of fall’s greatest…Read more »

October to November

Hi friends, Where did October go?  In a flash, it was gone.  Around the end of October, I refreshed my garden a bit cutting back things that were ready.  It was an absolutely beautiful October day with amazing blue sky. When the days turn gloriously crisp and cool, I try to savor the pleasure of…Read more »