The Garden of Earthly Delights

When I stopped working last February, in an attempt to fill some of the free time I knew I would have, I tackled a project I’d been meaning to cross off the list for quite some time. My front and back yards were in desperate need of a makeover by way of cleaning out numerous overgrown […]

Coyote 1 Husband 0

  When the fire department comes knocking on your door with your husband’s bicycle in two pieces, with no husband in sight and the first words out of the fireman’s mouth are, “He’s going to be okay…” it’s never a good sign. I was getting ready to leave for a jog; my husband had left […]

Feeding the Soul

  Time for reflection seems rare these days.  I used to dedicate at least a half hour each day for quiet time but I have not managed it lately.  When I heard this quote at church service recently, I had to note it. We feed our stomachs for nourishment and we feed our hearts for […]

Springtime in my Backyard

  Don’t let the closed eyes fool you. My yard has awakened from winter slumber and has fully embraced the arrival of spring. My backyard is one of my favorite places to be.  I have my favorite spots, little nooks and corners that bring a smile to my face each time I walk by. I […]


      In case you are wondering where I am, I am in the middle of an adventure.  Having lots of fun–seeing new places and eating very well…too well! Will share with you very soon!