Time Travel Tuesday – Over the Rainbow

Time Travel Tuesday – Over the Rainbow

Over the Rainbow. Last week we had a spectacular double rainbow. It was so spectacular that my husband called me from his commute to tell me to grab my camera and shortly after that, a friend texted me to grab my camera because the rainbow was just that awesome! Unfortunately, my first sighting of it [...]

Graceful Roanoke, Virginia

Graceful Roanoke, Virginia

Roanoke, Virginia fits the definition of Graceful. What do I mean by that? Well, I participate in a weekly photo challenge. And the theme this week happens to be "graceful". However, my archives don't contain photos of swans, ballerinas, or princesses. Those happen to be the things I think about when I hear the word graceful. As I [...]

Ambience & Hygge

Ambience & Hygge

  Hygge. What does that word even mean?! Ok.  Most of you probably already know since it was shortlisted by Oxford Dictionary to be a Word of the Year for 2016. I, however, live in the dark ages and stumbled across this word last Sunday. We were driving to my mother-in-law's and I was scrolling through [...]

Time Travel Tuesday – Is that snow?

Time Travel Tuesday – Is that snow?

Is That Snow? If you read yesterday's Blogiversary post, then you know that we got our first snow here in Southwest Virginia! It was beautiful. Now I'm ready for it to leave. When you are born and raised in South Florida, where 70 degrees constitutes wearing a hoodie, it takes a while to get accustomed [...]

The Name Game

The Name Game

What's in a name?   Most of you know me as Amy. Some know me as mother, daughter, sister, aunt, friend.   There is one who knows me as wife.   Not one of those names are unique, belonging only to me. And yet, I am unique. It ain't what they call you, it's what [...]