Archive for the 'Feelin' the Looooove' Category


Good: Remember a few weeks ago when I mentioned hoping I could talk J into adding a new closet/dressing room onto our house? Well, his brother (the house-building brother) and nephew arrived about a half-hour ago and they’re framing it in today! ~~~~~Twirl!!!!!~~~~~~
Of course it’ll still take a while before it’s ready for me to […]

Good News Day

Let’s hope I can get this thing posted. My internet connection is being way flukey this morning - very annoying! Anyway, assuming I can post anything at all, let’s interrupt the Caribbean Adventures again so I can share some Good Stuff, ‘k? ‘k!
Kay Hooper, a writer whose books I really enjoy, was running a contest […]

Go Ahead, Make My Day!

The beautiful and talented Natalya has made my day by giving me a “You Make My Day” award. ::::beam::::
Here’s what the guidelines for this award say:
Give the award to up to 10 people whose blogs bring you happiness and inspiration and make you feel so happy about Blogland! Let them know by posting a comment […]

Happy Thanksgiving!

Today and always, I am thankful for family, friends, and furbabies.  I’m thankful for the beauty around me, even in the face of a lot of ugliness in the world. I’m thankful for a roof over my head, food on the table, and clothes on my back. I’m thankful for books to feed my mind […]

I met Holli and Faith!

Gotta tell you, blogger meet ups - SO fun!! (Even when the circumstances are less than ideal.)
I know some of you who read RSR read Holli’s blog too, but some of you don’t, so a little background - a couple of days ago, as Holli, Faith, NateNate, and Tom were flying home from a visit […]

Stuff to Love

1. Ranger.
Last night was a little rough on the whole household, since the Little Dude didn’t understand why he should be all alone in a crate instead of in bed with us. Turns out he has a great set of lungs. Ahem. But we’ll all adjust eventually.
On the plus side, he so completely […]

Settling In

Thanks so much for the comments yesterday, both about my SPC entries and about my new blog home here. I’m finally settling in and starting to figure this thing out, little by little. I don’t quite have everything I want in the sidebar yet, but other than that I’m happy with how it’s looking and […]

The Giving of the Thanks

It’s after midnight as I’m posting this, so it’s now officially Thanksgiving Day in the US.
It may not be original to list things you’re thankful for on Thanksgiving, but I still like the idea. After all, what’s not to like about a holiday that’s about being grateful for the blessings in your life and spending […]