The Giving Of Thanks

The Giving Of Thanks

The Giving of Thanks. To all of my American readers, I want to wish you a very Happy Thanksgiving from the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia. To all of my readers from other parts of the world, I want to wish you a very blessed and beautiful day filled with gratitude for the abundant blessings in [...]

The Reason That November 15th Will Always be a Significant Day For Me

The Reason That November 15th Will Always be a Significant Day For Me

  November 15th. In case the title didn't give it away, November 15th is a significant day in my life. If you've been following my blog for any length of time (or a year, to be exact), then you are probably already aware of why this day is significant. Love and Death. If you are new, [...]

What’s Up Lately Episode 008

What’s Up Lately Episode 008

What's Up Lately. Episode 008. Hey All!! I had planned to do a Friday Faves this week. But as you can see, it's Saturday. Yesterday morning as I was getting my cup of coffee, my husband said that it looked like there were cop lights in our front yard. We have light filtering blinds similar [...]

A note about clarity

A note about clarity

Clarity. Monday's usually my catch up day and today is no different. However, I just wanted to pop in and share this course that I just finished watching. It's called the Clarity Course. The tagline is How to Handle Doubt, Get Unstuck, and Live Your Purpose. It's a free course hosted by Caroline Garnet McGraw [...]

What’s Up Lately Episode 007

What’s Up Lately Episode 007

  What's Up Lately. Episode 007. We've arrived at episode 007!! Does that mean I have covert information?! Top secret stuff to share?! Perhaps... I'm rubbing my hands with glee because I actually do have new developments to share. Fall. But first... It is fall, everybody!! Fall!! The trees along the Blue Ridge Parkway are [...]

Halloween, Hauntings, and the Death at Yosemite

Halloween, Hauntings, and the Death at Yosemite

    Halloween. I don't need to tell you that today is Halloween. Most of you already know. Often that brings an evening that's often filled with both screeches of delight and horror. It's a time when we love to scare ourselves. Hauntings. We tell scary stories of ghosts that rise up from graves and boogeymen [...]

What’s Up Lately Episode 006

What’s Up Lately Episode 006

  What's Up Lately. Episode 006. Hey Everybody!! I hope that you all have been well. My life has been busy, but that's nothing new given the fact that my three teens keep me on my toes. Getting Outdoors. Now that the rain has finally moved out (for the most part), I've been making a [...]

What’s Up Lately Episode 005

What’s Up Lately Episode 005

  What's Up Lately. Episode 005. It's been a busy couple of weeks since I was here with my last update. That update coincided with my husband's birthday. Smith Mountain Lake. We decided to rent a boat and spend part of the day cruising around Smith Mountain Lake. The lake is the largest man-made lake in [...]

Friday Faves Edition 67

Friday Faves Edition 67

Friday Faves. Edition 67. Say what?! Here on a Friday...and with faves? It can't be!   It's true! Recently, you've noticed that I've been doing more "what's up lately" posts. That was because I didn't necessarily have any faves to share, just some conversations that invited you to take a peek into my life. While [...]