We have had some cold, rainy days recently, but today the sun was shining brightly. I almost sat down in the living room with my computer but decided to check the outside temperature first. It was just under 60° F, and there was hardly a […]
Beyond Your Wildest Dreams
Open the door to a world beyond imagination, beyond the sky, transcending the reaches of your wildest dreams
Believe: Not in Yourself but in God
Everyone needs to believe in something. To go life alone is pretty much impossible. There is a popular saying that tells us if we just believe in ourselves, anything is possible. As my art journal page below shows, I do believe that we can […]
Remembrance: A Mother’s Perspective #LMMLinkup
About five years ago, I wrote my first blog post as a guest on my daughter Jamie’s first blog. She was hosting an empathy series with several guest contributors. My remembrance is that I was unsure and timid about doing it, because I had not written much […]
If You Need a Break, Go Outside
Today I spent most of my time inside the house or driving somewhere in the car. So after supper I thought it would be nice to go outside. I took my journal and a pen and my phone to keep track of time and take […]
Pause for Rest and Refreshment
I find beauty in the rain. Sunny days are great, but rainy days bring refreshment. I feel relaxed, enjoying the sound of heavy raindrops. There is beauty in the water droplets settling on the trees.
Glimpses of My Day: Simple Woman’s Daybook May Edition
It is time for the May edition of The Simple Woman’s Daybook. Here I show you glimpses of my day which may or may not be typical. Some weeks I find myself going out every day. Others I am able to spend more time at […]
Earth Day: Caring for our Planet #LMMLinkup
Nature often inspires my art. Today I made a collage with found poetry in my art journal. Later I remembered that today was Earth Day.
Settled for Life by Abiding in Christ
SETTLED FOR LIFE Upon looking up the word, settle, in the dictionary I found it has numerous meanings. Arguments can be settled and so can your affairs. You can settle a debt or settle on a place to live, settle for the best or for […]
Spring and a Beach Vacation
Spring always comes after winter, then summer, fall and back to winter. After winter, spring comes again and so on. The cycle repeats.