In pursuit of discovering beauty in my daily adventure of being a mom of nine


Acadia National Park

Dispel the Night

O come, divine Messiah! The world in silence waits the day When hope shall sing its triumph, And sadness flee away. Dear Savior haste; Come, come to earth, Dispel the night and show Thy face, And bid us hail the... Continue Reading →

Time for Reflection, Time for Thanks

Above: my daughter's silhouette against the brilliant sunset colors over Cadillac Mountain at Acadia National Park. This week, I have family visiting and have been just enjoying life. But even if life is treating me well, I try to stop... Continue Reading →


Jumping for joy during a gorgeous sunset at the top of Cadillac Mountain in Acadia National Park in Maine. Weekly Photo Challenge: Jubilant

Thankful Thursday: Quiet Thoughts

Today, I am laying low due to a bad cold. But I am grateful for this time to rest and to quietly and restfully ponder my many blessings. I hope you find a quiet moment in your day to do... Continue Reading →

Arise and Shine

Arise! Shine, for your light has come, the glory of the LORD has dawned upon you. Though darkness covers the earth, and thick clouds, the peoples, Upon you the LORD will dawn, and over you his glory will be seen.... Continue Reading →

Monochromatic Maine

A typical summer day on a rocky beach in Maine. The fog came rolling in but the greyness of the day brought out the color of the cairns at Seawall Beach, Acadia National Park, Maine. Weekly Photo Challenge: Monochromatic

Create a free website or blog at

Up ↑