The Little Things

Here’s an example of how my life is, and how everything is always working out for me. As some of my friends know I find things during my walks all the time, tools, money, etc.  In the money category I find small change, mostly pennies.  Well, after a while they build up, and I take … More The Little Things

Welcome My Love

Even before I understood my need for you, saw your face, heard your voice, or kissed your lips, you were there. I have seen myself reflected in your eyes as you touched me while whispering the depths of your heart. You have been my soft place, my wise counsel, my inspiration, my sun parting the … More Welcome My Love

Early Morning Color

When I went into the kitchen this morning a flash of color caught my eye, a bud on my Hibiscus had opened.  I have had this plant for years, if memory serves, since 2005, it didn’t cost much, maybe $25 USD, you can find them for a similar price at any home center.  This is … More Early Morning Color

My Mom

Today is my Mother’s birthday, she would have been Eighty years old today had she not passed on November 14, 2011. Mom used to say, “I’m just a dumb old country girl.”  This is something I had also heard said by my Grandmother, I ‘m assuming she learned it from her and repeated it as … More My Mom

Goodbye 2011

In a few hours 2011 will be over.  I’ve had some mixed feelings about it, in a lot of ways it has been a rough year.  I have had two of my 2010 wedding clients lose their Mothers to cancer, both died too young, a friend lost his brother, and in the same month endured … More Goodbye 2011

A Summer’s Day

We gathered on a midsummer’s day, friends, family,  joyous all. The time had come, pledge for pledge, our promise of two lives as one. Celebrating, we danced under evening’s magenta sky, we danced till the stars came to bid us farewell and goodnight. Today was our gateway, we now walk the path hand in hand. … More A Summer’s Day