Perhaps you shouldn’t read this post if you have a delicate disposition. It has been a bit since I posted. I had surgery last week, and I’ve been recuperating. For awhile, I’ve been silently struggling with a scary fear that had/has a tight grip around my whole being.  Cancer is not a disease my family is… Continue reading ponderings


sophie’s art

On Pinterest I found this charming, amazing art from a 10-year-old girl named Sophie.  Sharpie markers and cheap white kraft paper.  Yes, this is a keeper. Here is the original blog post. I have to admit along with admiring her sweet young talent, I have a case of envy too.  After reading about her getting… Continue reading sophie’s art


blue happiness

Seems fitting to share my happy little bird bliss on this mother’s day.  What could be more appropriate than watching a pair of blue birds build their nest in anticipation of their upcoming parenthood. My dad is quite the bird house builder.  I’m quite the birdhouse lover.  Everything works out perfectly. I hung this flashy green… Continue reading blue happiness


the natural way

I love scents from nature, those canned  air fresher not so much.  So when I came across this recipe for a natural alternative I thought I’m going to give it a try. Courtesy of the Yummy  Life  Natural Room Scents By Monica Ingredients Citrus, sliced — lemons, oranges, limes (may use peel only, if preferred)… Continue reading the natural way