But here I am in July, and why am I thinking about Christmas pudding? Probably because we always pine for what we do not have. The winter seems cozy and romantic in the hell of summer, but hot beaches and sunlight are what we yearn for all winter. ~Joanna Franklin Bell, Take a Load Off, Mona … Continue reading Thinking about Christmas in July?
It began when Entrepreneur decided in January that this wall portrait was a bit out of date. Circa 2002, I must admit it is a bit dated! The pupper is Sundance, our first Golden Retriever who passed away in 2005. And, in 10 years, our family has grown and changed a bit. So it was … Continue reading LTTL: ¡Viva Familia!
Texture by Kim Klassen; May, 80% soft light Though she be but little, she is fierce. ~William Shakespeare, A Midsummer Night's Dream Have you ever seen a more determined walk? Obviously on a mission. This quote is usually reserved for her Mama, but I've come to realize it's very applicable to four-year-old Peanut as well. … Continue reading Little and fierce
Texture by Nancy Claey: 319; 40% Multiply It is impossible to walk on the beach without making an imprint in the sand and taking some of it with us. ~Unknown Just a it's impossible to do this, it's also impossible not to make an imprint when walking through life...or more importantly, through the lives of … Continue reading Imprints
Texture by Kim Klassen: Urban The ocean stirs the heart, inspires the imagination and brings eternal joy to the soul. ~Wyland This is a scene captured while staying at the Fiesta Americana in Cancun, Mexico back in 2007. It's one of my favorites and was taken the old-fashioned way....with a film camera! When we went … Continue reading Under the boardwalk, we’ll be havin’ some fun