Monthly Archives: July 2011

I love summer

Maybe it’s the free spirit in me that clings to the carefree days that summer has to offer.  With less than a month left before the kiddos go back to school I started looking for a way to preserve these last few weeks and came up with a class from called Picture Summer.  There are…

You are loved

“Do not pity the dead, Harry.  Pity the living, and, above all those who live without love.”  – J.K. Rowling My niece just celebrated her 16th birthday and I thought this quote was appropriate since she is such a huge Harry Potter fan.  She has always been so easy to love.

Smiling down from Heaven

My Mother-in-law was an amazing gardener.  When she passed away I took over caring for her African violets and surprisingly have managed to keep them alive (the secret is morning light, it doesn’t have anything to do with me).   They are sitting in my kitchen window and at first it made me sad when…