🌻🌼sunflowers//Dorothea Dix Park🌼🌻

Skye and I so enjoyed visiting the sunflower garden at Dorothea Dix’s Park in Raleigh. The flowers against that gorgeous blue sky… It was stunning! The bees were so busy and cute I know I’ve said it a hundred times, but, God! You are the ULTIMATE artist!! We only try to imitate Your artistry. Thank…

inspiration day at the farmers’ market 🌿🍓🌺🧡

The day started with yard work and a smoothie….if you look close you can see it’s a Canadian mason jar! Oopsies Mom! Guess this is yours 🙂 Our favorite smoothie right now is banana blueberry. A banana and a half, a cup of frozen blueberries, and a cup of water is perfect for skye and…

Retreat to the Mountains

Oh goodness!! What to even say……if you take 28 women and put them in cabins in the mountains- with gorgeous nature and good Bible teaching….throw in some games, treats, jokes, and shopping….it all added up to be a magical weekend. Thank You, Lord, for this refreshment and a renewed love for Your Word and for…

what’s red, green, and plaid all over?

A Canadian girl who refuses to grow up What’s yellow, layered, with deer socks on? A Canadian girl who grew up on J.Crew catalogues and hours at a thrift store What’s shiny and red and looks like a kindergarten accessory? Clogs on my wishlist What’s Converse and Sperry and tied up with bows? Our footwear…

💕things I love❤️

Trader Joe’s $1 greeting cards Nature walks Patchwork Healthy-ish new recipes Fake plants in pretty pots Sadie. She’s irresistible even to a poodle critic Rainbow carrots Grandparents My old flea market globe light This painting that unexpectedly turned into a city skyline Fresh air and water Impromptu concerts Family pictures with a white tree Family…

fresh air

Back to Lake Benson! This time it’s sunny☀️ Pretty 🌿🌲 We had such a nice walk… and… Swing! Even Gramma’s can swing! We’re having a good time with Mom, Dad, and Andy…we’ve been keeping busy…today out and about in Raleigh and last night an escape room.

the perfect cloudy day

We found the best books at the library. So many new books… Then we went here and took this picture… Then we tried the panorama feature Then we decided to start playing around more with the panorama feature That was fun… Then we wanted to see what would happen if we got both of us…

the woods: my backyard (a love story)

I have a new passion…. It all started when I was debating whether to renew my gym membership and what to do about exercise. Then one day I went outside to clean up the yard a bit….and the bug hit me!! We are fortunate to have a big backyard with a large portion of woods….