Top Five Things a Decorator Might Say

I am many things. I am a thrifter, a painter, a glitterer, a sander and a trash spotter. I am a mother of four, a wife, a friend, a maid, a restaurant take-out orderer, and a chauffeur. I am many things, but I am not a professional decorator.  Not even close. As a matter of fact, IContinue reading “Top Five Things a Decorator Might Say”

Can I Sit Next to You?

I wanted to say thank you. Humbly, sincerely, and from the bottom of my heart. Writing a blog can be a little scary sometimes.  It’s like walking up to the popular table and hoping that someone will invite you to sit down.  You walk up to the table and you stand there trying to makeContinue reading “Can I Sit Next to You?”

I Heard the Bells

On Christmas Day in 1864, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow wrote “I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day” to symbolize the country’s tumultuous feelings about the American Civil War.  The war raged on as he penned these lines about the conflict and the uncertain times ahead.  I love the beauty and simplicity heard in these simple stanzas:     I heard the bellsContinue reading “I Heard the Bells”