That Guy!

This guy has taken me all over the world. Or I guess I could say: I have followed him all over the world. There are a lot of reasons why I like this and will continue to follow him… Two good reasons are that he puts up with these two fur babies of mine. And…

San Antonio at Christmas!

San Antonio is one of the most romantic cities in the USA. My husband and I spent our honeymoon here many moons ago. Well, we returned with our daughter and good friends for a Christmas getaway. The San Antonio river winds through the city, and it is decorated beautifully. So festive. We enjoyed a long…

‘… far as the curse is found… ‘

“Joy to the World” is an enduringly beautiful Christmas carol, written in 1719 by English writer, Isaac Watts. Lowell Mason in 1939 adapted the lyrics and put them to music. It is believed that he arranged an old melody written originally by Handel. The words encourage my faith each season. Joy to the world! the…

the Bethlehem light

the Bethlehem light was not a star at all rather a portal burst open from heaven pouring down glories– love overflowing. The kingdom above could not contain its joy any longer. The night sky split open as the Word became flesh. Enraptured shepherds and wise men gazed with unveiled eyes. Imagine: Unto us a son is…

Food Revolution

When Julia Child stumbled onto the scene as the “French Chef” in the 1960s, only the mavens of public television picked up her show. They took a risk, and it paid off! How Julia did stumble through those early shows. A great cook she was; but a tv star, she was not! Still Julia hit…