merry christmas

The gifts have been opened and admired, and a breakfast of pancakes and bacon has been scarfed.  Several cups of coffee later, I’m ready to get dressed and packed for a day at my parents’.    Best wishes for much peace and light during this time.   I’m most grateful for family, friends and health.   And … Continue reading

decorating on a budget

I’m guest blogging over on the Goodwill blog today about holiday decorating on a budget.   See how much it cost me to set this table for Christmas dinner.   It’s crazy amazing!

in the woods

We took a day off work and school, and we joined good friends on a trip to the woods!   This is sure to be a new tradition as we had so much fun.    We were blessed with beautiful weather – lots of sunshine and clear skies.   Making memories beats spending the month at the shopping … Continue reading