As part of my Happiness Project, every month—since February 2018—my twins boys and I do a fun craft project. In October, we selected two recipes, one for DIY marshmallows and another for homemade doggie treats. While we—mostly—followed the dog treat … Continued
In October, I spent eighteen glorious days in France (including travel time) and as promised, I wanted to report back on the new items I purchased for this trip and which I mentioned in a previous post. I have traveled … Continued
In October, I spent two and a half weeks traveling to and from France. It was glorious and filled with familiar faces I don’t get to see often enough. I made enough juicy memories to feed my soul … Continued
Yeah me! I completed my year commitment to my Happiness Project at the end of September. On a side note, I plan on continuing this project as it has been such a wonderful blessing and quite a profound learning experience. At … Continued
“Baby it’s cold outside!” Yes, even here in the Southwest United States. A warm cup of Mexican hot cocoa will do quite nicely to keep my innards nice and toasty. Especially if I savor it in my favorite mug while … Continued
All year long, I work on knitting or crocheting projects. Some of the items I make are for me but many are for those I love, the grandbabies included of course. While I do not mind buying patterns — and … Continued
This recipe makes my all time favorite gluten free pie crust. It is a spin off my regular pie crust, the one I made for decades until we found out my husband had to be gluten free for health reasons. … Continued
I belong nowhere. I belong here and there. I belong anywhere. Nostalgia Today marks two weeks before my departure for France (by the time you read this, however, I probably will already be there) and I have been in … Continued
I am excited to share the list of the books I read in September.
If you are a regular to this “book lover” feature of my blog, you may have noticed I was not as enthused to read this Summer as I usually am. My reading list was small as I focused more on works of fiction.
Love will hurt. What a depressing way to start a blog post. But, it’s true. No way around it and yet, we still long to be loved relentlessly and to love the same in return. Love is mysterious and amazing. … Continued