Ingredients · Projects


What is the FooDoo that you VooDoo? Who is excited to plan, make and bake, special treats for Halloween??!!! We love this holiday. The decorations and the kids all dressed up, ready to Trick-or-Treat. Food to eat. Pumpkins to carve and light and a Halloween movie to watch later that night. Planning a Special Spoooooky… Continue reading FooDoo

Disney · Uncategorized

Catch All the Wild Details!!

It is always so fun to adventure to places where you feel pulled into the experience!   Most major theme parks spend much time and energy focusing on creating unique details to pull you into their “world”.  No one does it wilder than Walt Disney’s Animal Kingdom! It opened on Earth Day in 1998 and brought… Continue reading Catch All the Wild Details!!


Homemade Beef Vegetable Soup-Vintage Recipes

In our home growing up, there was always fresh homemade recipes waiting to be tasted. Baked in the oven or cooked in a soup pot all day, in the fridge with plastic wrap, or frozen for a night when my parents had worked all day, getting us home in a snow storm from school and… Continue reading Homemade Beef Vegetable Soup-Vintage Recipes

Critiques · Thoughts · Trends

A Unique & Trendy Shop! ~ The Red Barn

For a wonderful and unique coffee shop experience, make your next stop The Red Barn in Greenville, South Carolina. Located at the corner of State Park Road and Beth Drive (across from the Olive Garden) and just a quick hop off Poinsett Highway is a charming and friendly shop that will add a smile to… Continue reading A Unique & Trendy Shop! ~ The Red Barn

Designs · Journeys

Church Architecture in Chicago

A look through several architectural styles and designs for churches in Chicago.  Buildings designed for a purpose, with a message, to convey the designer’s style, and to enhance the neighborhood. As with most of Chicago, a wide variety through only a few selections from a city full of style! Hope you enjoy these walking photos… Continue reading Church Architecture in Chicago

Encourage · Images

Heart of the Tree

II Timothy 2:24 NIV And the Lord’s servant must not be quarrelsome but must be kind to everyone, able to teach, not resentful. It is not easy to always be kind to one another.  If we stop and look at our words and actions towards others, we are reminded that we are affecting a part… Continue reading Heart of the Tree

Occasions · Scripts


“Alone” BY EDGAR ALLAN POE From childhood’s hour I have not been As others were—I have not seen As others saw—I could not bring My passions from a common spring— From the same source I have not taken My sorrow—I could not awaken My heart to joy at the same tone— And all I lov’d—I… Continue reading “Alone”