In Celebration of Autumn

Why do we create?  Why do we celebrate a new season?  For me,  it is divinely inspired.  All of our idyllic pursuits…the desire for peace, justice, happiness, beauty and truth are divinely motivated and inspired.  Part  of it is mutual giving and receiving, and most importantly, a  need and a hope to put something good…Read more »

Cabbage Roses and Sedum

For Your Journey:  “This is the confidence we have before Him: If we ask anything according to His will, He hears us.”  1 John 5:14 Happy Labor Day Friends, We have had a few perfect days for dining Al fresco.  The temperatures have hovered around the low 70’s and it is nice to set a…Read more »

Capturing Beautiful Summer

Beautiful days, beautiful blooms, beautiful  spots to relax, the old, the new, and sometimes the unexpected.  I am celebrating the last beautiful days of Summer before welcoming my favorite season Fall. Hi Friends, If you are like me, you thought things were moving toward some normalcy  and we would be having gatherings and planning for…Read more »

What brings you JOY?

“I believe that true JOY is a gift from God.” Hi friends, What brings you JOY?  The magic of living and the joy of life often surrounds us.  We miss out when we are not aware of the simple little things that matter the most. For me it is a lot of little things….the hug…Read more »

Chasing Butterflies and Bears 2021

“We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty.”   Maya  Angelou Hi friends, I admit I have been chasing butterflies even though I realize if I just quietly tend my garden I am most likely to have them join me in the garden. …Read more »