Monday Mingle 2
Makeup Free Monday is hosted by The Beauty Beanas an initiative for women to celebrate real beauty.  I love makeup almost as much as I love shoes but I also like encouraging women to embrace their natural beauty.  Confidence is beautiful, makeup is the enhancer. If you decide to participate in Makeup […]

Monday Mingle: Food Love and Weekly Memes

Shoe Style Saturday 4
The sound of the leaves crackling, the feel of rain drops splattering against our faces, loud laughter and easy conversation… this has been a good week for me. Miss 18 is home for Fall Break. Fall Break! Can you believe she’s been in school long enough for a Fall Break? […]

Shoe Style Saturday

Shades of Autumn Photo Challenge 41
Did you get a chance to check out last week’s photos for the Shades of Autumn Challenge? Weren’t they amazing? Really, there is so much talent out there. I encourage you to take some time and visit the other participants in the photo challenge, those ladies have some serious skills. […]

Shades of Autumn Photo Challenge: Yellow

Kreativ Blogger Award 8
There’s nothing like logging onto Twitter and finding out that your hard work and dedication has been acknowledged by one of your fellow bloggers. Thank you to Mama Violet at New Mom in the Windy City for presenting me with the Kreativ Blogger Award, I truly appreciate it. This unexpected […]

I Received the Kreativ Blogger Award

Word Filled Wednesday: The Greatest is Love 5
I’m linking up with Internet Cafe Devotions (click here to learn more about ICD) for Word Filled Wednesday (click here to see this week’s edition).  WFW is a way for participants to share the message of God’s love creatively using a photograph or graphic image combined with a Bible verse. For more information […]

Word Filled Wednesday: The Greatest is Love

All Things Lovely 14
JOIN ME FOR SHOE STYLE SATURDAY THIS SATURDAY FOR MORE INFORMATION, CLICK HERE Hi, everyone! How’s it going? Everything here is going pretty well. I thought Autumn had arrived a few weeks ago but, for some reason, Mother Nature has decided to send some summer weather our way, so it’s been […]

What I Wore Wednesday #23

Wordless Wednesday: Hands 4
My daughter putting on her bracelet I’m linking up with Mimi at Woven by Words for Wordless Wednesday.  Please go over and check her out. You can see more of my photographic efforts by clicking here to see my Flickr stream…

Wordless Wednesday: Hands

The Tehran Initiative by Joel C. Rosenberg 4
BOOK DESCRIPTION (FROM THE INSIDE JACKET) IS IT FICTION, OR IS IT REAL? The world is on the brink of disaster. Iran has just conducted its first atomic weapons test.  Millions of Muslims around the world are convinced their messiah ~ known as the Twelfth Imam ~ has arrived on […]

Book Tour: The Tehran Initiative by Joel C. Rosenberg

Crockpot Chili 6
Soooo, the family survived the first round of Meatless Monday!  I’m so incredibly proud of them.  I fully expected a lot of grumbling and sneaking of meat but the kids were all over that Spinach, Tomato and Cheese Tortellini (click here for the recipe).  In the interest full disclosure, the […]

Meatless Monday: Crockpot 4 Bean Chili with Rice