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



Thankful Thursday

This week, I am thankful for receiving an unexpected letter from a friend and actually having the time to write back. 🙂

Thankful Thursday: Baby Kisses

For the past month and a half, my daughter, her husband, and my little grandson have been staying here in New Jersey. Soon they will be boarding a plane back to their home 2,400 miles away. I am already struggling... Continue Reading →

Thankful Thursday: Health

The best six doctors anywhere And no one can deny it Are sunshine, water, rest, and air Exercise and diet. These six will gladly you attend If only you are willing Your mind they'll ease Your will they'll mend And... Continue Reading →

Thankful Thursday: Wedded Bliss

Very few pictures can convey the word "bliss" like a picture of a young couple on their wedding day. I am so thankful for the beautiful, strong, and caring woman my son has found to be his wife.  She has... Continue Reading →

Thankful Thursday – The Gift of Life

Finding myself sick with a wicked cough and stiff back pain, I am slow to post my Thankful Thursday post. Even though I am quite annoyed at how my body feels like it is literally falling apart, I am still... Continue Reading →

Life to the Full – The Blessing of Children

The soul is healed by being with children. ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky My children are a deep source of joy to me. They keep me young. They keep me honest. They keep me humble. I can never hide anything from them... Continue Reading →

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