In Memorium


Today is my Grandmother’s birthday. She would have been 96. Eileen Biles Bauman passed away just last week. I couldn’t blog about it right away, so I’ve been planning a post in her honor for 2 weeks. It still wasn’t enough time to process and figure out how to put all I have on my – [Continue Reading…]

Farewell Robin


Our dear friend Robin passed away at 12:30 this afternoon. We thank the Lord her suffering is over, and for all the lives He touched through her while she was here on earth. We will meet again.For a little more about how Robin influenced my life, check out “Happy to Be Here”

Another Surprise


It seems a day for surprises!!! I experienced my own this weekend, in the form of a weekend get-away with my husband for our anniversary! That is the reason you have not heard from me on this, the big day of Book month! We just got home from spending the holiday weekend in Wellsboro, PA, – [Continue Reading…]

Bits of fall despite the heat…


I tried to set a nice table when Lee was here for dinner Monday night. I used my glass cake stand (a wedding present), some mixed votives, and 5 seasonal gourds to make a center piece. Add my favorite handmade napkins, another wedding present, and we felt quite fallish. I also used my new salad – [Continue Reading…]

Greener Grass?


Just in case you you all thought that all my lovely, beautiful bride does is scrapbook, sew and go on bike rides, I thought I would set the record straight. I’ve been blessed with a very virtuous wife who does all of those thing in her spare time. Here are just a few photos I’ve – [Continue Reading…]