If you’d like to read more about the girls at Hope, go HERE and HERE.
If you come here often, you know my heart beats strong for children. I especially believe it’s important to speak up for children who have no one else to do it for them. Some of those children live in Brazil and reside in homes provided by Hope Unlimited for Children. I’ll be going back […]
If you visit here often, you may remember that my word for 2013 is shelter. Simply hearing the word brings to mind thoughts of safety … stability … home. I suppose it’s because I’m one of the fortunate ones. Many (most?) of you are, too. While I’ve had my share of challenges in life … […]
Words… Those multi-faceted expressions we use to communicate. We choose them carefully spew them carelessly use them to build up—and tear down absorb the ones that hurt us—and replay them in our minds over…and over…and over tend to forget their power Words leave lasting impressions. Remember the last time someone said something that hurt […]
1. Work on writing project – making good progress 2. Tablescape – pics and post DONE 3. “If It’s Paper” theme: choose items, take pics (started) 4. Pay bills 5. Send cards/notes to several people 6. Catch up laundry after having company – making progress 7. Work on Valentine Dinner plans for Samaritan House This […]
Everywhere I turn these days, I see hearts. You, too? Especially here in Blogland, where soft, sweet, girly creativity abounds, the message is loud and clear: Blogland ♥ Valentine’s Day! Once again this year, I’ll be sending Valentines to the girls of Hope Unlimited for Children, and I’d like to invite you Valentine‘s Day-loving […]
Happy weekend! I’m soooooo glad it’s finally arrived — even if we do lose an hour Saturday night. To see another pink sunset, go HERE. Here at My Place, it’s been one of those weeks. I got up Tuesday morning finally ready to spend a day … one day … tackling some put-off-far-too-long projects. Nothing […]
Two things I love: auctions—and cathedrals It’s no wonder this story caught my eye… I’ll give you the abbreviated version, but if you want to read the long one, it’s right HERE. In 2013, Christie’s sold this oil painting of Salisbury Cathedral from the Meadows for $5,212, believing it to be painted by […]