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



Back to Blogging

It's been almost a year since my last post. Last year was marked with illness in my family. It's easy to hide behind a blog post/Facebook status full of pretty pictures and give the impression that life is always happy,... Continue Reading →

Gratitude for 2016 and Looking Ahead at 2017

2016 was an incredibly full year. It was so chockful of events, surprises, joys, triumphs, celebrations, and adventures that I cannot even name them all in a blog post. I thought that maybe I could put together a Shutterfly photobook... Continue Reading →

Needing Some Assistance – Please Answer my Polls

  When I started this blog almost three years ago, it was so I could learn about wordpress blogging for my job. Little did I know, I would enjoy it so much. At first, I thought my blog would be... Continue Reading →

Thank you for the welcome!

I am grateful to the WordPress community for the welcome I have received since I joined earlier this year. As I have stated in earlier posts, I have been amazed by the diverse community of bloggers who share their gifts... Continue Reading →

Trying out a New Theme

I've been searching around for a different theme. It's not that I was unhappy with the last one but I was thinking that maybe there is one that just fits better. At this point I do not want to pay... Continue Reading →

The Rewards of Blogging

I am amazed by all the gifted writers and photographers  I have met since joining the WordPress family in February.  Seeing through their eyes has encouraged me to pause and see things in a different angle, and to marvel at... Continue Reading →

Both Writer and Reader

This is an excerpt from today's entry in my journal: "This morning Hubby (I used his real name in my journal - obviously) told me that I should get some rest, but I realized what he really meant was "you've been crabby, touchy, whiny, glum,... Continue Reading →

Thinking in Blog

I'm new to the blogging world, having just started this past February.  During these past few weeks, I have encountered a new habit of thought.  Oftentimes, I find myself thinking in blog.  I assume that this is commonplace among writers... Continue Reading →

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