In quiet moments

In quiet moments my thoughts will often shift to those who are struggling and hurting. These souls may be next door, miles away, and around the world. Early this morning these words from Jesus came to mind from his Sermon on the Mount: Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of…

Evening walk

Recently we discovered the little lake down the road was again filled with water. It’s in a nature preserve area that has been “under construction” for the past two years. Because the reeds and grasses grew up and overtook the little lake, it has been dry for several months. They dug out and removed all…

Coffee rainbows

Pour my coffeeSaturday morning blissSun shines through the windowI see rainbows in the steamMakes me smileMy favorite frog mug from a past trip to the CaribbeanBrings happy memories Pure joy ☕☕☕☕☕ 🐸🐸🐸🐸🐸🐸🐸🐸🐸🐸

Valentine’s day sunset walk around the lake ❤

Nothing fancy, just a beautiful walk around the lake on a warm evening with my hubby. To end the night, we picked up dinner and headed home to watch one of our favorite shows on the DVR. Simple blessings ❤ The sky broke like an egg into full sunset and the water caught fire. ~…

A summer of butterflies 🦋

The weather outside is cool. The sun is beautiful, but the desert is dry and void of summer colors. Photos are a great way to go back in time and relive the beauty. It is a reminder that spring is soon to come. It brings hope of flower blossoms and summer butterflies. If you want…