Happy Birthday Davis

Hi friends, Today is extremely important. It is the birthday of my grandson, Davis.  He is 17 today. A short celebration last night on the porch social distancing. A great brother to his sister Maddie.     Davis with his Mom and Dad and Maddie. An amazing athlete.  He has been rowing for three years…Read more »

Quintessential Game

“Above all, put on love, which is the perfect bond of unity,”  Colossians 3:14 Hi Friends, I know so little about “deer season” but as I was growing up, my Dad loved to go on an annual deer hunt with friends. It was nothing that my Mother and I particularly enjoyed even knowing about.  I…Read more »

Simple Joys of Autumn

Let the rustling leaves of autumn remind us of the joy of simple things…. Hi Friends, Autumn is a time to get closer to simplicities of hearth and home.  I get very excited about decorating my home for the fall season.  I love the colors, smells and joys of the season.  Just recently my grandson,…Read more »


Hi friends, I think being creative requires some amount of inspiration.   I am always inspired by God’s amazing Creation.  Occasionally a sweet gift from a family member or friend will inspire me to create something special.  For my birthday, my daughter gave me this beautiful pitcher from  Anthropologie.             This gift…Read more »

Glimpsing Glory

Sometimes we get a glimpse of the Almighty as we open our eyes and heart to the messages all around us. He speaks to us in every sunrise, every sunset, every turning leaf.  Hi Friends, As summer is replaced by shades of crimson, amber, and gold, I take a walk in my garden to view…Read more »