Season Greetings

It’s been a couple of months since my last blog post. I have been extremely busy. In addition to taking care of my family needs, I have been helping out an elderly neighbor. The past months have been quite overwhelming and rewarding. I have been transformed through every single act of service, and I am…

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A Box of Surprises

Since I moved to the High Desert of California, I have been amazed by what I have crowned “celebrating forward.” You know, celebrating seasons months in advance (or all year round) especially when the event is not here yet. This year is no different as I saw Christmas lights and decorations up while driving around…

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Giving Cheerfully

“When we give cheerfully and accept gratefully, everyone is blessed.” ― Maya Angelou Early this morning, my husband found a package on our porch which held a Humming Bird Elixir Feeder by Classic Brands™ LLC and Premium Ready to use Natural Springs Nectar® Hummingbird Food by Pennington®. The gift was left there for us by…

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Handmade Southwestern Lamps

Two weeks ago, we inherited this gorgeous pair of Southwestern Lamps from our neighbor across the street (the same individuals who gave us the Vintage Sea Shell Hanging Planter and the Vintage Wood Folding TV Tray). The lamps have cutouts showing a beautiful depiction of a beautiful Southwestern sunrise/sunset). The shades have a cactus, skull…

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Little Acts of Kindness

I complained about the hot weather we had last week, but I didn’t expect to wake up to a chilly morning. Without looking out the window I could  guess how strong the wind is simply by listening to its howling and the movement of the Tree branches. Although the Sun is shining bright and strong…

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