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


New Jersey

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 →

A Tray Full of Succulents

This just makes me happy. 🙂 What also makes me happy are all my followers! Thank you for following my blog! In the weeks ahead, I will be trying out new themes. Please bear with me as my blog takes... Continue Reading →

Thankful Thursday: Rain

It's cold, damp, and dreary here in New Jersey but we need rain. My lettuce patch is happy. What are you thankful for today?

Thankful Thursday: Shiny and New

2016 Nissan NV3500 12 Passenger Van

Season of Singing

"Arise, my darling, my beautiful one, come. See! The winter is past; the rains are over and gone. Flowers appear on the earth; the season of singing has come..." Song of Songs 2:10-11 In the spring when bright daffodils bloom... Continue Reading →

Monochrome Monday

Today in New Jersey, the forecasters are predicting snow, then sleet (ice!), then rain. I, on the other hand, am dreaming of summer and sparkly fountains.

Color Your World – Fuchsia

Brightly colored dahlias in my October garden. Color Your World - Fuchsia

Thankful Thursday: New Opportunities for Growth

This week I am very thankful for the opportunity to challenge myself in my photography skills. After photographing a large family two weeks ago, a couple who are expecting their first child asked me to take their pictures this week.... Continue Reading →

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