Growing in Faith, Hope and Love

While social media as of late as been a source of stress and turmoil, today it was a reminder of faith  hope and love, growing together with my newest best friend, my husband Brian.  A 5 year video celebrating our “friendversary” popped up on my wall.  The pictures reminded me that we have lived a…

A Moment of Peace

For a break to be effective it doesn’t have to last for days, could be a few hours away.  You just have to let go of everything else you’re letting into your head.  Took the new camera out for a spin after evening Mass and went up to Dahlonega, GA and let everything else fall…

Happy Birthday Mary!

“Oh highly favored daughter!” A little research into the nativity of the Blessed Mother led me to The Apocryphal Infancy Narrative of St James aka the Protoevangelium of James I have heard pieces of this over time since although it did not make it into the Catholic canon it is the basis for some of…

Sun Salutation!

So full of joy at the prospect of a new day!     And some wet morning lawn 😉  He is a blessing and a gift from God.   This dog teaches me so much about how to enjoy life in all its small moments of wonderfulness! 

Falafel, what a happy food! 

Little balls of chickpea deliciousness with luscious tahini sauce…Wow! First time even tasting it, let alone making it.  Was fun to make and to eat!  My husband said I hit it out of the park!  Who knew I could falafel?!? Followed the recipes of Tori Avey – simple, effective culinary brilliance!  Used peanut oil so they…

Last But Never Least

Fritz! He is always so intrigued with the camera. As soon as I try to get in for the closeup it’s a fuzzy Fritz up 🙂                   

A Rare Event 

Miss Lucy gave us some successful photo time and by succesful, I mean no one was swatted in the process.  And my husband is a brave man.            

I’ll Drink To That!

I’ve seen a few posts so far this December about what people want for 2106.  I am inspired by words of hope, kindness, tenderness and positivity.   The resolution to put down the phone and focus on the people around us.   When I look at 2015 and realize how many people I’ve encountered, moments…