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



Alpine Ridge Trail

During a recent visit to Colorado, my husband and I drove the beautiful Trail Ridge Road through Rocky Mountain National Park. The highest continuous paved road in the United States, it reaches an elevation of 12,183 feet. At 11,796 feet,... Continue Reading →

Thankful Thursday

“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your... Continue Reading →

Thankful Thursday: Off to a New Adventure

Today we are off to a new adventure as we go on vacation for several days. I am quickly writing this while I am packing at 3 am in the morning (so typical). I am so thankful for time away... Continue Reading →

Thankful Thursday: My Companion For Life

Today and everyday, I am thankful for my husband. A kind and generous man who loves his garden and to work with his hands, he has shown me that life is a joyous adventure and a precious gift from God.... Continue Reading →

Discovering the Beauty of New Jersey

Mention "New Jersey" to most people and images of the turnpike, traffic, pollution, and the cast of Jersey Shore come to mind. Though I am not a New Jersey native, I have grown to love my adopted state and have been... Continue Reading →

21 Days of Gratitude

Today I am inspired to take KindSpring's 21-Day Gratitude Challenge. Thanks to Kat at Travel.Garden.Eat for sharing this on her blog. For the next 21 days, I will express my gratitude in words and pictures. I know I have been... Continue Reading →

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