“I wonder if the snow loves the trees and fields, that it kisses them so gently? And then it covers them up snug, you know, with a white quilt; and perhaps it says, “Go to sleep, darlings, till the summer comes again.” ― Lewis Carroll, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland & Through the Looking-Glass I live in Southeast Texas, about 55 miles SE of Houston and 9 miles to the … Continue reading Yes, It Does Snow In Southeast Texas.
Look who decided to hop up in my chair and hang out while I did a little blogging today. Hmmm …what is this look? I think he is trying to tell me that he is bored and would like to play. For those of you who don’t know, this is our little Chihuahua Nike’. We brought him home from the SPCA in April, going on 6 years now. … Continue reading Please Stop Blogging and Play
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Hello everyone! Happy Friday! Glad to be back amongst the WordPress family and Fiesta Friday! So where have I been and what have I been up to you ask? Or maybe you haven’t asked, maybe you haven’t noticed I’ve been MIA. That’s okay, but I am going to tell you anyway … Firstly, the good news. I am discovering my new-found love for painting. Painting and … Continue reading Painting With Wine
“Loneliness is the poverty of self; solitude is richness of self.” ― May Sarton. Up until about 6 years ago I did not know what it was to be alone, nor did I ever think I wanted to be. It was only after my divorce that the realization of the importance of being alone resonated. Now I understand that we need that solitude. Solitude teaches us about … Continue reading Solitude
December was always her favorite month. She said there was something about the December sky at night; a backdrop of winter blue velvet, beautiful and silent. The diner looked the same, maybe newer, fancier …shinier somehow. The old man stood and looked at the diner one last time. Memories. A tear escaped and made its way down his cheek, to be quickly wiped away. Becky … Continue reading December Skies
Hello all! We are having a blustery, cool “Winnie the Pooh” type of day here. Wintry weather just in time for Christmas! Today I bought some decorations for my front door. Something you don’t know about me is that I love to decorate with Snowmen, the whole winter wonderland thing. This year I got a Snowman door mat and matching decorative garden/yard stick. The lighted garland is next … Continue reading The Meaning of The Snowman