A Return to Loveliness

ARTL BUTTON JUL 20

August has arrived...we've been having a very hot, humid summer. I know that some of you have been experiencing an unusually cool summer....you just never know. It is a little more difficult to find loveliness outdoors...but, the cool breezes early in morning or early evening with the fragrance of the honeysuckle....are divine. I hope you're … [Read more...]

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A Return to Loveliness

ARTL BUTTON JUL 20

Hello all, I hope you had a lovely week - I have been working on getting back on track after the Haven Conference. It has been such a lovely time - I am stirring from one thing to another...How have you been? Here are the Top Three Posts from last week's party: Melissa at Melissa's Antiques shared her experience at a farm auction - so many … [Read more...]

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A Return to Loveliness

ARTL BUTTON JUL 20

I had the most wonderful time last week at Haven Conference. It is a marvelous opportunity to meet fellow bloggers, learn and to interact with sponsors and brands. I took Dearest along with me and we had a blast together. If you've ever considered attending a conference, I highly recommend you giving it a try - at least once! I appreciate you all … [Read more...]

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New Beginnings

New Beginnings

Every morning for the past couple months, my sister-in-law and I have morning devotion and prayer time. It came as a result of a need on her part...and then I realized how much of a need it was for me. This morning I am musing on new beginnings.   Each morning, we begin our prayer by thanking God for this new day...we never know what … [Read more...]

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Welcome all! I hope you're having a wonderful week. It has been so very hot here in Georgia, but we have thoroughly enjoyed the summer weather. Dearest and I were invited to our future in-law's cookout - they were camping at at lovely state park. It was so much fun to sit around, to share and to laugh. Thank you all for sharing your LOVELINESS with … [Read more...]

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Joy at A Vintage Green shared her lovely finds - this teacup is perfect!  Sandi at Rose Chintz Cottage shared how summer has come to the island - love the Lupines!  Brooke at Creative Country Mom's Vintage Home and Garden shared her very lovely burlap and lace curtains - love the addition of the keys!   If you were … [Read more...]

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I hope you all are having a wonderful week! We're nearly done with the beautiful month of June and today it is exquisite. The weather is unusually cool and the humidity is low. So much more refreshing after the very hot, hazy and humid days with the heat index above 100 degrees! I am thoroughly enjoying this exquisite day! Thank you so much for … [Read more...]

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This past week was a special one for Dearest and I. It was our anniversary and we celebrated a wonderful Father's Day. If you've read my blog earlier this year, Dearest became very sick for months and we didn't know what was going on. Now, we know and he's recovering - enjoying life as he had before. I am so very grateful - we've shared 28 years … [Read more...]

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We had such an amazing weekend! My eldest daughter and I went to a Lavender Festival - it was charming! It's their second year and I can see it expanding beautifully. Of course, we came home with bundles of freshly cut Lavender! Also, the biggest news is that my youngest daughter became engaged to her sweetheart Saturday! It was so romantic! He … [Read more...]

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It is such a pleasant day. I am sitting at our dining table with the doors opened as well as the living room's doors opened. There's a fan blowing, birds chirping - actually, House Wrens fussing at something. Cars passing by, and clouds floating overhead. It's a mild morning, for a southern day in June. It is such a pleasant day. I hope wherever … [Read more...]

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