On a personal note: The man behind the blog!

 I realized the other day that I’ve been blogging for a year and half now-and although I’ve mentioned hubby in many posts-and I’ve often joked about us being TOTAL opposites-I’ve never really given you an ‘in depth’ look at one of themost important people behind me and this blog!The truth is- if not for Michael’s…

Summer Vacation!

Happy Monday, friends! Hubby and I will be enjoying our first of two summer vacations this week, and I am SUPER excited! Although I will be checking in on Tuesday for the Wonderful  Wednesday Blog Hop- I will be unplugged for the rest of the week! See you back here on Monday July 6th! Blessings…

Celebrating the Journey!

Today is a very special day for hubby and I!  We are celebrating our anniversary!Therefore, I will not be posting my usual Sensational Sunday post-but, insteadone devoted to the love that fills my heart this day, and every dayI spend with my husband. I truly didn’t think it was possible to love this man anymore…

A Grandmother’s Love

 I must admit-I had mixed emotions as I drove to my daughter and son in law’s home  last Sunday morning. A part of me was nervous.  After all-it’s been a LONG time since this old gal has  taken care of a three month old for more than an hour or two.  I worried that maybe,…

Mel’s Maternity Photo’s

Hello, sweet friends!  I hope you all are enjoying a Sensational weekend! I’m sorry my post is getting out later than usual!  I know Sunday is usually the day that I share some love for all the wonderfully creative things I find in blog land and Pinterest, during the week.  But this morning Mel sent…

Halloween Memories and Traditions

Ever since our kids grew up and moved away, things are a bit different around our house at Halloween time.  Gone are the days when we felt excitement relief, when our kids absolutely LOVED the costumes we made found, (and most times at the very last minute.)  No more trudging through snow and sub zero…

Weekend Celebration!

  Hello, sweet friends!  I hope you all had a wonderful weekend!  I have to say this one ranks up there pretty high on my list of BEST weekends ever! Having all my family under the same roof always makes me so happy-and the fact that our little celebration for our new addition went off…

Celebrations-Challenges-and Changes!

For those of you who have been following for awhile-you will remember I announced some pretty special news back in June.  For those who are new to the blog- I’ll let you in on the little secret-I’M GOING TO BE A GRANDMA!!! Okay, it’s not really a secret anymore-but you probably have noticed that I haven’t…

Furry Farm Friends and more!

Hello sweet friends!  I hope you all had a glorious weekend! Although it’s Monday,(we all know how much I hate Monday’s)-today is a VERY special day for our family! It’s my ‘baby’ brother’s birthday!  Happy 41st B-day, bro! Speaking of babies. Yesterday, while visiting with Kevin and mom at the farm, I caught site of…