"In Your presence is fullness of Joy. In Your right hand there are pleasures forever more." Psalm 16:11 My dear friends...I find Joy in almost everywhere I look. Yes, there is sadness as we look at our world today and the unrest all around us! (The Ukrainians are always in my prayers as well as our fellow man here in America.) But I find Joy in the smallest things....as well as the bigger picture. The other day I had a few ladies in my home for our weekly Bible study ... Read More about Joy! Finding Joy in Our Everyday Living!
Do you feel it? Spring is in the air! The birds are singing, the flowers are blooming and I have set a tablescape to reflect this change in our seasons. The Spring looking tablecloth is filled with pastel eggs...and I don't know about you but I love dying eggs for Easter. And then I love to place them around the house using them as decor after making a yummy egg salad with the extras. Yes, Spring is in the air. Of course I don't want to forget the real reason we are celebrating ... Read More about Spring Is In The Air
A St. Patrick's Day tablescape is coming up my friends ....it is that time of year....Check out the "Not Lucky just very Blessed" sign that I used last year sitting on the corner of this year's table. I do not feel lucky, but I do feel very Blessed...and not for just this St. Patrick's Day, but for all the year long. Can you believe it is already the season for the wearin' of the green and St. Patrick's Day? It seems we just got all the Christmas decor put away doesn't ... Read More about 2022 St. Patrick’s Day Blessings and Tablescape
Do you like monkeys? Let me rephrase that. I mean do you like to watch their antics at a zoo or on a National Geographic Special? I do too! I think they are cute....but from a distance. Did you know there are monkeys in Florida? Yep! But, they are not native like the black bear, the panther and the alligator. They were introduced much like the pythons and other wild life that people purchase and tire of and then release in the Everglades, etc. How about grabbing a cup ... Read More about Monkey See…Monkey Do!!!
Exodus 16:31 "The Israelites called the food Manna. It was white like coriander seed and it tasted like honey wafers." This recipe is called Cheesy Posole (or Pozole) and I "threw it together" one day while living in New Mexico and discovering I didn't have all the ingredients (or the time) I needed for regular, traditional New Mexican Posole. And because I am one of those who loves instant gratification, I did not want to cook my posole all day long as most true New Mexican ... Read More about Cheesy Posole….