National Blog Posting Month 6 comments
The air is crisp, the days are shorter and the colors have changed from deep rich greens to bold reds, deep oranges, golden yellows and sable browns… This is the season I love most because I can cuddle in my cozy sweaters, rock my boots, sip steaming cups of coffee […]

Shoe Style Saturday #NaBloPoMo

National Blog Posting Month 4 comments
How crazy is that? Today is 11/11/11. This day only happens once every 1oo years. Did you mark it in any special way? We did! My grandson, Jromel, came into the world bright and early this morning. He weighed in at 6 lbs 13 oz and was 19½ inches long. […]

11~11~11: Birth, Vets and Prayers #NaBloPoMo

Shades of Autumn Photo Challenge 15 comments
Without this challenge, I never would have noticed how many beautiful shades of brown there are in nature. There are deep dark shades that border on black, rich sables, sensuous chocolates and mouth watering caramels. There are even shades that have just enough green that in the right light they […]

Shades of Autumn Photo Challenge: Brown

What is your secret (or not~so~secret) passion? ~ Jean Kwok {Guest Prompt} Right now, my current obsession is photography. I absolutely love taking out my camera, hitting the streets and snapping pictures. I’m by no means a great photographer but I think I’m pretty good. And, even if I’m not, […]

How Photography Helped Me #NaBloPoMo

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When was the first time that you realized that your home was not like other people’s homes? ~ Catherine Gildiner {Guest Prompt} I think the first time I realized that my home was not like other people’s homes was when I heard a child scream “I hate you” at his […]

Living in a Loving But Disciplined Home #NaBloPoMo

How Would You Wear This Poncho? 14 comments
JOIN ME FOR SHOE STYLE SATURDAY THIS SATURDAY FOR MORE INFORMATION, CLICK HERE Is it just me or is time flying by? I’m not talking about just the weeks or months, I’m talking about the entire year ~ where did it go? I’m not complaining though ’cause this means that I […]

What I Wore Wednesday #27

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Has anything traumatic ever happened to you? Describe the scenes surrounding a particular event. ~ Adrienne McDonnell {Guest Prompt} I took the registered letter from the mailman and opened the envelope, a sheet of neatly folded paper slipped to the floor. I picked it up and unfolded it: “Dear Mrs. […]

My Doctor Quit After Diagnosing Me with Cancer #NaBloPoMo

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Making family time is important for me. How do you balance your children, relationship and work life? ~ Ricki Lake {Guest Prompt} I won’t lie, when we lived in Pennsylvania, finding balance was hard. Everyone was operating on their own schedules ~ the hubs was working overtime, the kids were […]

Finding Work ~ Life Balance, How We Did It #NaBloPoMo