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



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 →

Weekly Photo Challenge: Angular

My second response to this week's photo challenge.

A Walk Above the Clouds

Weekly Photo Challenge: Dreamy

Thankful Thursday: A Bright Future

Tonight my fifth daughter (my sixth child) will graduate from high school. She has accomplished so much during her high school career and I am very proud of her. She has a wonderful and bright future to look forward to... Continue Reading →

Weekly Photo Challenge: Perspective

Driving home from work in February, the late afternoon clouds were beautiful while resting in the sky of a lovely shade of blue.   Oftentimes, I have found myself standing in the middle of a parking lot when I am... Continue Reading →

A New Day

Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year. He is rich who owns the day, and no one owns the day who allows it to be invaded with fret and anxiety. Finish every... Continue Reading →

Gratitude Day 9

I knew there would come a day during this 21-Day Challenge when I would be too busy to post and yesterday was one of them.  So today, I will post two.  First, this quick one and then later, I will... Continue Reading →

October Skies

I have to admit that last Friday when I saw the theme for the weekly photo challenge, I was a little disappointed. I had just used the "perfect" picture in a post two weeks before. So it took me a... Continue Reading →

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