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




“A lake is a landscape's most beautiful and expressive feature. It is Earth's eye; looking into which the beholder measures the depth of his own nature.” ― Henry David Thoreau, Walden We have all been awe-struck when we come across... Continue Reading →

Inside a Book

When trying to figure out a creative interpretation to this week's Weekly Photo Challenge: Inside, I walked by my daughter who was in the middle of intently reading a book. "Lightbulb" The next day, I "set up" my shoot which... Continue Reading →

Another Blue Box Sighting

Snow! Ah, real snow! Proper snow at last! - The Doctor Weekly Photo Challenge: Object

Putting on Love

And over all these virtues put on love, which binds them all together in perfect unity. Colossians 3:14 This week's photo challenge asks us to share a picture that portrays the word, "Family". Of course, as a mother of nine,... Continue Reading →

Sandy Hook Lighthouse Windows

Lighthouses fascinate me. I am especially fascinated with Sandy Hook Lighthouse which was built in 1764. Located in New Jersey, her sturdy brick walls are seven feet thick at the base. Here you see the thickness of the walls when... Continue Reading →

My One and Only

Here is a picture of my one and only true love and best friend. This is a response to this week's Weekly Photo Challenge: One. Life is getting a bit crazy here in our large family as we prepare for... Continue Reading →

Lights at Longwood

Click on the picture for a larger image. This is a response to the Weekly Photo Challenge: Community

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 →

The Hue of My Heart

I was never an orangy/terracotta/rust type of person but several years ago, my brother entered our name for a TLC TV show room makeover and we were chosen to have our living room redone. It's a long story but after... Continue Reading →

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