A delicious southern favorite, Kentucky Jam Cake...a nod to The Kentucky Derby and The "Run for The Roses"
Happy Mother's Day! My Mother has inspired me in so many ways. She has been a dedicated and devoted woman, Wife and Mother and I am thankful for her. I am also thankful for the blessings of Motherhood. I have been blessed with children and grandchildren that I adore...they are my life! Each year, as… Continue reading Honoring Mom, being a Mom and sharing the blessing…Happy Mother’s Day!
The past week, for me, has been a time of reflection and gratitude. A time to look back over the past year, a Celebration of a Season of Love! We don't always realize how much prayer can affect our lives. Even when we are too weak to pray.... there is power in the prayers offered… Continue reading Seasons….of Love! A Celebration of Five Hundred Twenty-Five Thousand Six Hundred Minutes!
The subject of this week's photo challenge....CREATE! The photo can be a picture of you or someone else....creating something....or something that you or they have created. So...how about something that I created...creating? I am a person that always has many irons in the fire. So many ideas, so many things I want to make...and, sorry… Continue reading Weekly Photo Challenge…Be a Doll and get this project finished, will ya?
I've been away for a couple of weeks....and I'm back to my Kentucky home. This post is a snapshot of my trip back to my 'Utah Home' (I also have an 'Arizona Home') and some notes about family...and blessings. My Brothers, Sister and Brother-In-Law, some of their family and my Parents live at my old stomping… Continue reading A Home and The Range Update….Mom ‘N Poppy’s Log, Silver Wings!
Yes...another photo challenge. This week...the color blue. And...what does that color mean to you? Blue, my favorite color. All shades of blue! What does the color blue mean ? It is curious to me that we use the phrase..."feeling blue" when we are sad...and yet the color blue symbolizes happiness, peace, tranquility and calm. In… Continue reading Feeling Blue! Photo Challenge…the color blue!
The photo challenge topic this week is.... Out of Focus! Funny! What comes to my mind is...Hocus Pocus! On a more serious note, I contemplate how things in our lives, at times, seem to be out of focus. I looked at my photos... And I thought... Often we think that our lives are out of focus,… Continue reading Photo Challenge Post….Out of Focus!
Mama's nest... empty now! I love this picture! This nest sits nestled up in the eaves of a little shed next to the barn in our backyard. The subject matter for the photo challenge this week had to do with two elements...separate but both having something to do with the other. The nest is in the… Continue reading Mama’s Empty Nest…Inspiration to make my favorite egg dish!
Childhood memories of the swing in this episode! Ahh...the swing! I recall my childhood passions...the swinging in the breeze, No matter where the swing hung, From a pole or in the trees... Work and work...pump harder, climb higher, Feel the wind, feel the rush, How high can I go, How far will I fall?.... I… Continue reading A Swing Thing…and Just a Swingin’!
Right as rain...rain!This photo was taken in my backyard last Saturday afternoon. You can see it is raining back in 'the cove'.Oh how I love the rain here!Is there anything better than a rainy day...snuggling beneath a blanket and reading a book, watching a movie or taking that much-needed nap? Yes...there is! Getting out in… Continue reading Kentucky Rain!