Finally! Here are the beach and other photos that I was going to post a couple of weeks ago as a follow up to my first Georgia Coast Isles post that you can read here. I am afraid Christmas preparations became the priority sooner than I thought they would, and well, here I am just … Continue reading Trip to Georgia Coastal Isles Part II
We are blessed to be able to travel to Jekyll Island off the coast of Georgia each year about this time. Sometimes we are faced with very cool temperatures and the only saving grace is the wild Georgia shrimp! This year we had temperatures in the mid to high 60s during the day and a … Continue reading Trip to the Georgia Coastal Isles
Halloween is history and Thanksgiving is just around the corner. Let's please not talk about Christmas just yet. Ha. It's time to move from goblins and princesses to thinking of pumpkin pie and turkey but most of all it's that time of year when we start thinking of all the things for which we are … Continue reading Thanksgiving Printable
Nine years ago yesterday, our little Ellie was born. Ellie is our Yorkshire Terrier and manymost days is the center of our universe, if for no reason other than she is a Yorkie and will not be ignored! They are fun like that! I first held her in February of 2007 while working for a local … Continue reading Happy Birthday, Ellie Rose Barnett Elish!
The smell of sawdust and wood shavings and even a small whiff of turpentine have always been fragrances that appeal to me. I suppose the turpentine comes from my love of oil paints. Wood smells clean and, well, woodsy. Imagine that! I am a big lover of woodsy. So, it is not a big surprise … Continue reading Something Interesting for the Table
Soon it will be autumn. Who cannot love autumn with its brilliant color and the crisp air and clear blue skies with puffy white clouds. It is the last hurray of the beauty that began in spring and lingers almost until that most wondrous Advent and Christmas season which is really my favorite time of … Continue reading Hello September
Copyright Vicki D. Elish 2015 This photograph was taken by me while sailing in Maine early 1980s. This is the first time it has been published. I added this favorite quote from a prayer by Winfred Ernest Garrison. It was a favorite of JFK's. Will be available for purchase in my Etsy shop later this month.
Hoping you and your families will take a few moments during your celebration of the beginning of Summer, to remember those who paid the ulitmate price for our freedom.God Bless. Have a thoughtful and thankful Memorial Day!Vicki
Easter vignette on my jelly cupboard, with a print from a Dear Lillie download. I love Dear Lillie. They have become my go to place for chalkboard art when I am too busy or maybe just too lazy to do my own chalkboard work. Jennifer's beautiful work is much better than what I can do … Continue reading Spring!