My heart is breaking 💔🐨🦘

Today, my heart breaks for the precious animals of Australia. Yesterday, without realizing how it would hit me deep in my heart, I watched a short video on Facebook of someone rescuing a sweet koala. I heard him crying, and I cried. I saw the love and caring of the rescuer.  They did their best…

Hard days bring new days…

…New days bring new perspectives A year ago today we were living out of boxes and suitcases while our home went through an unexpected and delayed renovation.  When removing the flooring on day one of a planned remodel, a huge crack was discovered along the west wall of our foundation and all construction came to…

Rescuing Cinderella – Book Review

I have to tell you a secret that will see you through all the trials that life can offer. Have courage and be kind. – Ella’s Mother Recently I was given a copy of a new book entitled “Rescuing Cinderella”, by Marcia Nelson.  As a major Disney fan I was intrigued. The cover captured my…

🌸 Today 💜 Everyday

Gratitude can transform common days into thanksgivings, turn routine jobs into joy, and change ordinary opportunities into blessings. William Arthur Ward Let us be grateful to people who make us happy, they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom. Marcel Proust Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues, but the parent of…

FOTD: Cactus Blooms

  If God creates such amazing beauty in the middle of an ordinary cactus, surrounded by dangerous spines and barbs, how can we not expect him to take care of us in the midst of our messy life? 🌸🌸🌸 If God takes care of these amazing flowers and allows them to bloom so beautifully, then…