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Serene Sunday…

The Mirror on My Desk I have a mirror on my desk directly in front of me. Not for vanity’s sake, but to remind me that the one who can keep me from spending time with God, the one who can keep me from praying daily, the one who can keep me from loving others, […]

Winter Decor…

The vibrancy of Christmas decor comes to an end, the rooms seem larger and more empty with the decorations removed. Now, is the time to transform the room, to give it an extra sparkle of cleanliness. Just how will you decorate now? I find a kind of serenity and calm in transforming the rooms to […]

Home and Garden Thursday…

Welcome to Home and Garden Thursday Happy New Year! I hope yours has begun well and you’re enjoying each day! I am! I love new beginnings and fresh starts! Thank you for joining in and visiting at Home and Garden Thursday! I had to laugh at myself! I put the same image for two different […]

Getting Organized – The Basics…

I must have said several times, ‘I’m going to get organized!’. For what did I get for Christmas, a crafty organizing carry-all. It’s pretty cool with drawers and such. But that craft closet is a scary monster right now! It’ll take more than that sweet carry-all! I’m so ready, this is my year, to finally […]

Planning and Planners…

Last year, I gifted my daughters with lovely planners after a friend recommended them. Little did I know that planners and planning was one of my daughter’s ‘JAM!’ All caps there! This girl goes all out. Let’s talk Planners and Planning! This year, I gifted the girls, myself and my future daughter-in-law with planners. My […]

Serene Sunday…

God’s Word The entrance of thy words giveth light; it giveth understanding unto the simple. Psalm 119:130 There are a few things that I’m convinced of. God is real and Jesus is His son who came to take the punishment of our sins so that we can have a relationship with God. He loved us […]

Popovers!…

It all started with a lazy Saturday afternoon watching one of our favorite old movies, ‘Little Women’. There’s a scene where the girls are awaiting breakfast and one exclaims, ‘Popovers!’ Dearest, our daughter and I wondered, ‘just what are popovers?’  Christmas Gift Fast forward several months and to what do my wondering eyes behold – […]

Home and Garden Thursday…

Welcome to Home and Garden Thursday Happy after Christmas! And a very Happy New Year! I’m so excited about 2017! Aren’t you?! I can just imagine all of the wonderful possibilities…I’m getting ready! Here are a few things I shared with you since our last party: I shared a bit from our annual Christmas party […]

Getting Organized…

  Simple Solutions for the Creative Mind and Collector’s Heart and I should add, for those short on storage and closets. I have this delightsome old house. I’m not sure what they did with the things they treasured most…is it a part of our time where the newer houses have closets galore; kitchen cabinet for […]

Christmas Party and Treats…

Friends, Fun and the Food… We hosted our annual Christmas party and I provided the treats. Dearest does such a good job in entertaining – the evening was just so much fun! Christmas Party Planning and Team Our house was full of family, friends, church members and neighbors…I decorated and prepared food and Dearest arranged […]