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 [...]

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 [...]

What’s Up Lately Episode 003

What’s Up Lately Episode 003

  What's Up Lately. Episode 003. I'm sitting here on a Sunday morning waiting for the storms to roll in. I hope that you're having a lovely Sunday. This past week has found me returning to some moments of self-care. Pilates. If you'll recall from my last update, I was on the final push for [...]

Sunrise Quote

Sunrise Quote

Sunrise Quote. Persevere. This week Nikki at Flying Through Water has asked us to consider the prompt of the word "persevere" and so I've decided to share a sunrise quote. Sunrise Quote. This morning as I watched the sun rise above the Atlantic Ocean in Carolina Beach, North Carolina, I was reminded of this quote: A [...]

Mornings At The Ocean

Mornings At The Ocean

Mornings at the Ocean. I am not a morning person. Let's just start with that. But something changes when I'm at the beach. I don't know if it's because my time there is limited and I want to soak it all in. Or if it's because the light angles in through the windows just right [...]

Inhale – Exhale

Inhale the future Exhale the past -Author Unknown   Each sunrise is a new day.  A day to be kind. A day to pause and really listen to somebody. A day to help someone with a need. A day to offer a smile to a stranger. A day to create a new future. In the [...]

Looking for a getaway

I love the smell of saltwater floating on the air and the way that the ocean breeze cools your sun drenched skin. It takes me back to places I have loved, places that I call home.  When I stand at the edge of the ocean, I feel God's enormity.  I cannot see the end of [...]