March 26, 2017

How to Set a Beautiful Table

May19

 One of the homemaking skills I am working on with our daughters is the ability to set a nice table – both functionally and beautifully. In the day and age where dinner is done in a dash, and paper plates […]

Frugal Living – Fox News Segment

Apr2

Many of you that live out of state have requested that I put the link up here so that you can watch it. Now, you can chuckle with me. Just don’t look too closely. 🙂 Personally, I am thrilled that […]

Organizing the Kitchen Pantry (for my stockpile)

Mar2

In the last two weeks, I have had tremendous success with matching up the sales flyers with my coupons, thus enabling me to stock up on quite a few things that I typically don’t purchase. While the stockpiling benefits allow […]

Sharing the bedroom bedlam in my “haven”

Nov12

Since  I passionately pursue creating a “haven of hospitality,” I thought I would share one aspect where I am consistently struggle. You remember one of my last guests, don’t you? Yes, only at my haven would I have that happen. […]

Looking out my back yard

Nov10

Every day when I glance out my French doors, I have the joy of seeing our friend come to say “hi.” Do you see her? She is wanting us to come out and play.There are downsides for this city girl […]

Traditions – Your Family Story with a twist

Nov8

Hi dear blogging friends – I covet your prayers this weekend as I am doing a booth at our city’s Holiday Market. This is one of those huge holiday shopping extravaganza’s where 20,000 people pack in like sardines for a […]

A Little of This and a Little of That

Aug21

My hubby shared a unique and special evening last night with my nephew as he and many other men of influence in my nephew’s circle were asked to gather for a “Christian” Bar Mitzvah posted by his dad (my bro). […]

Spirit of Hospitality

Aug13

Update on computer woes…It seems that I have approximately 2 minutes before my sick computer throws up.So sad for me, but it sure does keep the computer time in check. My hubby can’t get to it till this weekend, so […]