A Few of My Favorite Things

Christmas time has come upon us again!!  I'm not sure about your house, but mine is filled with wrapping paper, gingerbread, Christmas lights and stockings.  I am truly convinced that (like the carollers have always told us) Christmas is the most wonderful time of the year!  Little things keep delighting me this season, and I … Continue reading A Few of My Favorite Things

Cups of Tea Big Enough and Books Long Enough

C.S. Lewis once said, "You can never get a cup of tea large enough or a book long enough to suit me."I have always agreed with Lewis about the books, but I've always bemoaned the fact that I couldn't join him in his love of tea.  After all, it's so British!  For a girl who's enamored … Continue reading Cups of Tea Big Enough and Books Long Enough

Summer Pictures

Though it's rained almost constantly for the past couple of months, our family has had a fantastic summer!  Our grandparents are up to visit until September, and we've already made loads of memories.  I thought I'd share some photos of my favorite summer memories so far.

A Lovely Thing

When you gain knowledge in one area, it almost always enriches other areas of your life. Recently, I've been thoroughly enjoying Eric Metaxas's Amazing Grace.  It's a fascinating biography (and I'm not one who tends to relish biographies) about the life of William Wilberforce and his role in abolishing the slave trade in the late … Continue reading A Lovely Thing