Friday, September 27, 2013

my people and what we do

My family is the most cherished group of individuals in my life.  Every single member shares some of those same expressions and mannerisms, yet are all so unique from each other.  They show affection in different ways, they challenge me in different ways, and they all make me love them more an more in different ways.

Wednesday, September 25, 2013

changing of the seasons

"Winter is an
etching, Spring
a watercolor,
Summer an oil
painting and
Autumn a
mosaic of
them all."

Thursday, September 19, 2013

come, autumn!

Autumn is my favorite season.  It is a time of crisp mornings, beautiful colors, pumpkin-flavored/scented everything, scarves and hats, rosy cheeks, open windows, and cozy days of reading good books with a steaming mug of coffee.  It all definitely makes up for the amount of allergy medicine I have to take.  :-)

Friday, September 13, 2013

not the end

"Not everything in life has a happy ending...
 but this life is not the end of the story."
~Rick Warren

Wednesday, September 11, 2013

Psalm 94:17-19

"If the Lord had not been my
My soul would soon have dwelt in the
abode of silence.
If I should say,
'My foot has slipped,'
Your lovingkindness, O Lord, will
hold me up.
When my anxious thoughts
within me,
Your consolations
delight my

Thursday, September 5, 2013

recent life ~ in pictures

~ apple cinnamon muffins... homemade... a gift from my sister
~ eggs with Italian seasoning
~ cold milk and hot coffee
~ sunlight through the windows in the morning