Category Archive: Beautiful Life

Her First Mother’s Day

I remember my first Mother’s Day. My daughter had just been born. A soft and tiny miracle. I inhaled her fresh baby scent and enjoyed being a Mom for the first time; a… Continue reading

Weekly Photo Challenge: On the Move

WordPress has challenged us yet again. The theme this week is “On the Move” . Movement is life (I think I am quoting World War Z?). But truly, movement is exciting and thrilling.… Continue reading

When it is Twenty Years Later…

On this day, twenty years ago, I gave birth to my baby girl. The day I met her is the most amazing day I could ever imagine. I remember I couldn’t stop looking… Continue reading

A Beautiful Spring – Weekly Photo Challenge

As you can see from my earlier post, we are happily rocking the spring here in North Central Texas (Dallas/Fort Worth area). And although we have had a few unusually cold nights, all… Continue reading

Colors of the Garden

Colors are the smiles of nature. ~Leigh Hunt Color is my day-long obsession, joy and torment. ~Claude Monet Flowers are the sweetest things God ever made, and forgot to put a soul into.… Continue reading

Easter in Beast Mode – The 2014 Edition

This year was the year of beast mode during Easter and that didn’t quite equal out to the calm celebrations of years past. See this year started with my husband having shoulder surgery… Continue reading

Merry Christmas Baby!

I remember earlier this year when all the newness of being a future Grandmother was settling into my bones. The shock had (mostly) worn off and I could accept and understand this was… Continue reading

Deep in the Cold Heart of Texas

It’s the great flash freeze of December 2013. And when this happens? This happens! And even though, I work from home and don’t get any “ice” days. I do get to enjoy my… Continue reading