December 2020

Winter White Inspiration

If I attached a color to January, it would be winter white. Much of the countryside is coated in white, the blue skies give way to white days, and all…

Setting New Year Good Life Goals

There is a saying that life’s greatest lessons are usually learned at the worst times and from the worst mistakes. I’m not sure who said this…

A Small Town Christmas

A SELECTION FROM AMAZING PEACE:  A Christmas Poemby Maya Angelou Thunder rumbles in the mountain passesAnd lightning rattles the eaves of our houses.Flood waters await us in our…

Christmas Snowman and Transition Decor

One of the hardest things about this time of year is the thought of putting the lights and colors of Christmas behind us. Somehow Christmas will be over, but winter…

Dinner, a Movie, and Christmas Placemats

Right about this time of year, I think we are all ready for a break. The houses have been decked, the presents bought, and the Christmas cards mailed. Now is…

5 Minute Crafts Christmas

When I was a child, one of my favorite activities was doing paper mache. I loved the magic of coating paper with a liquid and seeing it harden into a…

Christmas Wall Decor

When the holidays arrive, it is so natural to devote our attention to decorating the tree and the fireplace, that we often forget to refresh our wall decor. Christmas wall…

The Christmas Dog

I learned so much about my dog in this photo shoot. First, Millie isn’t very partial to bows. Second, Millie is also not a fan of having her…