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



Thankful Thursday – Signs of Spring

This happens about this time every year. One day they're not there, and the next day, snow drops seem to "spring" out of the ground and surprise us. Well, it's a most welcome surprise. The winter blues and blahs have... Continue Reading →

Thankful Thursday: Promise and Hope

Last weekend, I had the extreme pleasure of taking pictures of a beautiful two week old baby boy. Seeing how his parents interacted with him and each other brought on a new sense of gratitude for my own "babies" who... Continue Reading →

Thankful Thursday: New Beginnings

The evening of New Year's Eve found the two of us driving down the Garden State Parkway to a wedding down the shore in Point Pleasant.  An old friend of mine is getting married.  We have known each other since... Continue Reading →

Thankful Thursday: The Gift of Friendship

In everyone’s life, at some time, our inner fire goes out. It is then burst into flame by an encounter with another human being. We should all be thankful for those people who rekindle the inner spirit. ~Albert Schweitzer Many... Continue Reading →

Thankful Thursday: Gratitude is a life-saving remedy

I really believe that being thankful for even one thing each day has saved my life from losing hope and turning to despair. Lately my life has had some stressful moments (who's life doesn't?) and my impulse is to want... Continue Reading →

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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 →

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