Zephirine Drouhin is my favorite climbing rose. It smells so good! I hope you all have a wonderful day today, on this ancient celebration of the return of spring. Celebrations of old used to include the gathering of wildflowers and green branches, garlands of floral weavings, the crowning of king and queens of May and … Continue reading Happy May Day!
Mondays can be, well, Mondays. Today is my birthday, though, so I am positive this day is going to be great no matter what happens. And I pray nothing bad happens. I am 53 today. The last three years I have been figuring out who I am and what I really whant to do. I’ve … Continue reading Happy Birthday…. to me..
Watching my youngest child navigate the waters of Moro Bay made me so very proud and so very scared at the same time. This was only her second time in a kayak and seeing that she adapts quickly to new adventures was marvelous; but knowing that if she got into trouble on the water, it … Continue reading Water Adventures: Making Momma Proud
https://youtu.be/0-1-7I99Wno What we were once grateful for, we no longer wanted. We were restless. We were tired. We were ready to move away. Leave our house and community behind. Leave what we had come to see as a burden. We could hardly wait to to put this little community with its fighting, bickering and politics … Continue reading Finding The Perfect Home
https://youtu.be/CyxD2xos_q0 Over the last several months, actually the last two years, I've been videoing various and sundry events, gatherings, tours, and visits. Maybe I should say collecting the videos because I've not been able to get them on YouTube. Well, not been able is not correct either. I didn't upload them to YouTube. Being a … Continue reading Richland Creek Farm
https://youtu.be/6J9eRSG4ULY Welcome to our place! Things have gotten a bit ragged around here over the last few years. After working out of my home for many years, a new job meant learning a new schedule at the same time my husband was taking college classes to finish up a degree. I was also recovering from … Continue reading Finding Joy
Welcome to my little world in south Arkansas. Here is where I share the sweet little hopes, dreams, and joys I find in the natural state.
Happy Fall everyone. The last three years have been remarkable in what I have learned about myself. I am so very grateful to God and have found renewed energy and strength and I want to share those things in hopes of helping others to find happiness and joy, right where they are.
These sweet bunnies came from that big box store that started here in Arkansas; Walmart has been upping its game lately and I grabbed these up quickly. The mantle in my studio was the perfect place for the trio. I took the photos and loved the contrast of the shadows and light.
Starting off the morning with breakfast with my fellow Welcome Center Managers at Petit Jean State Park in Morrilton, Arkansas.