Christmas time

Christmas time

Christmas is more than just a holiday; it’s a season of spreading love, warmth, and the priceless gift of friendship. The essence of Christmas cheer is like a gentle whisper, inviting us to reconnect with the childlike wonder within. As we adorn our homes with...
The end of a season

The end of a season

Fall is my absolute favorite time of the year.  It is a welcome relief from the scorching Texas summers.  I love to walk outside early in the morning with a cup of coffee and breathe in the crisp air with my feet ground into the cold grass. My favorite holiday is...
a little reflection

a little reflection

Can you believe it is Christmas already?  Sometimes it feels like this year has been 7 years long, and on the other hand, it has flown by. It has certainly been a heavy year.  So much to take in, so much to understand and accept.  What I do understand is that people...

Family

I have a family reunion coming up in September. I haven’t been to one in years. I was always too busy, couldn’t take time off from work or just couldn’t get away. I feel ashamed that I didn’t take the time. In the past five years, both of my...
Sweet summertime

Sweet summertime

Summer is in full swing. Every year, I hope we have a mild summer. Every year, I am wrong. But then again, I live in Texas where it is hot, especially in the summer. This past spring was glorious!  We had lots of rain that brought on an abundance of wildflowers. Texas...