Category Archive: Beautiful Life

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

Dec. 7, 2013 – A Walk To Remember

Although today was my day off and I finally got to enjoy our wintry weather, I have worked very hard. I have worked hard to make sure this day is exactly right. Perfect,… Continue reading

Weekly Photo Challenge: Unexpected

We didn’t expect to have any time between the Coastal Redwoods and the airport drive. We didn’t expect to see the coastline, not when the sign read Beach Closed. We didn’t expect this… Continue reading

My iPhone Adventure in Northern Cali

I headed to San Francisco to meet my husband on Friday. He was already there on business the last few days. I used his AA miles to get there and favors from my… Continue reading

My Crazy, Beautiful Birthday

Friday, August 23, 2013 – I turn 42 years old. I have the day off work. It is a FRIDAY! And on top of all that, I am invited to my daughter’s ultrasound… Continue reading