Monthly Archives: May 2011

great read

Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet by Jamie Ford I recently picked this book up at a yard sale and I LOVED it.  I really enjoy historical fiction and this book did not disappoint.  I highly recommend it. … Continue reading

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because it’s true

and I love it. Image found here.

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Opportunity

Opportunities bloom with each new day. What’s blooming in your life today?

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still

  I have never been good at being still.  I love this word for it’s simplicity and power.  It is something I am working on.  

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precious words

I love words, although I wish my vocabulary was bigger. I love them because they give us so many things- a way to communicate, a chance to imagine and learn.  Without words- we would have nothing to read- imagine life … Continue reading

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Remember

Do you have a favorite word?  I have quite a few.  They move around on my top favorites list depending on how I’m feeling and what area of my life needs the most work.  Of all my “words” the one … Continue reading

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Be Brave

  Lately I have been forgetting that I can be brave; that I have choices, and that I must operate on faith.  Life is harder that way so I’m headed back in this direction. E  

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planting weather

I’m waiting for planting weather. This spring has been so crazy that it seems like there has only been a day here or there to go outside and plant. My plan after work today was to come home and plant … Continue reading

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Delphinium

I wrote here about my unexpected emotion when I greeted a flower I haven’t enjoyed in several years.  The same feeling flooded my heart when I rounded a corner at a nursery and saw some delphinium. It’s funny how you … Continue reading

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My own flowers

I desperately wish my yard was covered with newly emerging bulbs and gorgeous soon to be blooming shrubs, trees, and flowers.  Sadly, this is not the case.  Since I started most everything by seed this year or just now planted … Continue reading

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