It got me..it finally got me!

No, not Covid.. “Orchid mania.” I’m not exactly sure when it hit, but it’s here and I’m captured.. I just cannot get enough of these fierce beauties. Low maintenance, gorgeous, long lasting blooms and they continue to come back…and come back..and come back. The perfect flower for 2021. #orchidstrong 😉

Freedom to choose.

My friend said something so interesting to me a few weeks ago, “Never did I realize how important it could be which state you live in when a crisis hits.” Ya think? Texas has been under fire recently for lifting its mask mandate. Honestly, I don’t think we’ve ever had one for the entire state…

THAT person..

I felt the nudge just as surely as if someone was speaking to me. It was about 4:30am and I was mid way through my prayers. My formula (if you can call it that) is pretty much the same every morning: I pray for my kids, my husband, our families, our friends and (esp these…

Smack dab in the middle of an unfolding miracle..

A pastor tells the hilarious story of how when his son was a baby he would sit in his highchair wailing for food. He’d scream and kick and pound his little fists as if he was sure that THIS TIME his parents would surely forget his pureed carrots and he’d die a slow death from…

DAY SIX– ‘Life’s Little Treasures’ Hunt!!

QUICK! You have five minutes to look around and take six pictures of things that bring you joy; your life’s little treasures. Why six? Because why not? There are six days left in this “week of Christmas” and today is a great day to take stock of the gifts we already have! (Some of which…

Perspective

I recently helped my daughter organize her closet. What has allowed me to maximize storage space has always been my “ability” 😉 to look at these areas three dimensionally. Designing a great closet system is not just about maximizing square feet, it’s about maximizing volume. Over the years I have put shelving on the inside…