I have been a little lazy lately with photography. It is so simple and easy to take a photo with a cell phone with often good results that my "real" camera has been neglected for awhile now. So, this past weekend, out came the tripod and camera and I set up some fall vignettes to … Continue reading Fall Photos
I hope everyone had a good Thanksgiving. This is my final "autumn" post of the year and now, let the Advent Season begin in earnest!There are some selections of my favorite instrumental Christmas music on the Wikiplayer above my blog header. Hope you enjoy listening. I love these three pumpkins. I bought them for their stems … Continue reading In Everything Give Thanks!
I am happy to say goodbye to this summer. It was long, hot and at its end, brought so much pain and devastation to so many. My prayer is that those who are hurting from the fury of the hurricanes, fires, flooding, earthquakes, and volcanoes will somehow be able to find hope in the One who never forgets … Continue reading Hello, Autumn!
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
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
Life often takes unexpected turns and I feel as though I've been on one of those roller coasters that are small but lethal with their abrupt twists and turns. Things have calmed down a bit at the moment and hopefully will remain that way. I have recently started painting in earnest and have revamped my … Continue reading Finally! I’m Back…Hopefully to Stay!
Spending time thinking about seasons of the year. Here are some of my musings...Each time it rolls around, I know that autumn is the season I love best. The crisp cool mornings that fade into sunny, lukewarm days with cerulean skies.The amazing landscape painted with colors that sparkle and glow in the sun. As the … Continue reading Seasons
Once again life is happening and my blog is not getting much attention this week either. I have a sick and pitiful dog to care for today. So, rather than leaving this space empty, I am reposting a post from a couple of years ago. Actually, it was my very first post on Graceful Moments! … Continue reading Life Keeps Happening!
Fingerprint Friday was started by Beki, at The Rusted Chain. It was inspired by the song by Steven Curtis Chapman that contains the line..."when I look at you, I can see the fingerprints of God." To participate and/or visit all of the blogs that do, go to the Fingerprint Friday Post on Beki's blog and follow the instructions.And God said, … Continue reading Fingerprint Friday – Seasons