random kindness recap

How did the 25 Days of Random Acts of Kindness Go? I could not recall ever doing a project as a family lasting 25 days, but random kindness acts we did, looking for opportunities everyday, and everywhere we go. It became the most blessed thing we have done together during Advent (over listening to Handel’s … Continue reading

watermelon spot

he just found a good one in the front steps- but next time he eats watermelon, he has to find a new spot. bye, bye old house.

today ii

a journal and a few good pens pencil roll with various microns and prismacolors my bible (all tucked in an accessible, portable lined basket) a good cup of coffee (even when it’s hot outside.) these are a few of my favorite things. when i crave intimacy with my Creator- i could find a quiet corner to … Continue reading


blogs tend to be quiet in the summer, no? so this week, in the spirit of consistency i’m doing a photo a day project. (in this case: day and night.)  doable and reasonable, right? to farmers market on a beautiful, cool morning~ surely we’d miss these early sunday walks when we move. while biking around the … Continue reading

yummy old books

moving in a couple of weeks most books already in boxes yet managed to pick more up. what can i say? treasures found recently: old, musty books oh so yummy. just glad we could rescue them for our next generation of readers. i love aged children’s books printed before our time, or our parents’ time. with … Continue reading

day and night x

dresser in the dining room not the most ideal, but it works for now well, for the next two months… crazy I tell you, but we are content. one day at a time, making the most of. Peace doesn’t come from finding a lake with no storms. It comes from having Jesus in the boat. ~john … Continue reading

day and night viii

a very special day… yet he still had to do the backyard grilling. (it was a gorgeous day for it, after all) i’m thinking of a breakfast date to make up for it. i can not express in words the dreamer’s excitement tonight. she found another passion. giggling and saying “oh, crocheting, how i love you!” … Continue reading