I’ve pretty much had a dog or cat my whole life with the few times when I lived in no pet apartments. Pets have become beloved members of my family and sometimes have felt like my only family. After our beloved Dachshund Pickles passed, there was a loneliness and grief that probably affected my hubs… Continue reading Meet Gigi
Do you have a favorite Christmas movie? Mine would have to be “It’s a Wonderful Life”. Have to watch it every year. It’s tradition. But we also watch Scrooge, preferably the old one with George C Scott. This season has been difficult. I first felt sick the week before we were supposed to go… Continue reading Merry Christmas to All . God bless us everyone.
As I relax cuddled up on my couch snuggling with my ever so soft Christmas throw, I am drinking in the Christmas ambiance with just the tree lights glowing the smell of the banana bread I just baked and taste tested, of course . The mantle clock is ticking,although right now its not on the… Continue reading Lights are glowing
Facebook has this great feature that shows you posts from your past. I love looking back at the decor and how my family has changed. My daughter growing up and it seems my hair always changes while my husband remains the same . This was basically called the Forest in our old house . We… Continue reading Christmas Past
Here’s a shot of our new fireplace. As you can see I decided to try a new idea for the fireplace , since we don’t currently use the fireplace and we have a very deep well (is that the term) despite there being an insert already in there, there was still plenty of room to… Continue reading Christmas – Fa la la la la.
I love a good front porch , don’t you. In one of my favorite houses, I had a Victorian house with a great porch that wrapped around one side. I spent many hours on that porch talking to the neighbors just like the old times. We had a rather narrow porch on our last house… Continue reading Christmas Porch is bright
I am a hoarder of all things however; Christmas is my favorite. I have had some pretty crazy ones, some plain awful but since my husband of 16 years and I have been married it’s been wonderful. I think my daughter would agree. Maybe it’s because I have had such awful ones that I really… Continue reading We wish you a Merry Christmas .