Monthly Archives: October 2019

An Autumn Tea…Part One

“I’m so glad I live in a world where there are October’s” Anne of Green Gables -L.M. Montgomery Hello, sweet friend… Since moving into our new home… I knew that there would be many gatherings…here so not too long ago… I began planning… playing really… with the preparations… For an Autumn Tea I think the preparations are the most enjoyable part… of any endeavor we take on in life… Planning the details…anticipating how things will evolve with time… choosing the decor… deciding on what to serve…and what to wear… To be continued…

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A Day in The Life…

“Great people do things before they are ready. They do things before they know they can” -Amy Poehler Hello, sweet friend… How are things going? Sometimes I marvel how quickly a day passes… do you? I look back on the week… discovering that many of my daily activities… are geared toward living more creatively… attempts at nurturing a vibrant… and productive life. One thing that makes Autumn special is the ever present changes occurring… making it the perfect moment in time… Enjoy your weekend…

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A Fall Home Tour (sort of) a Garden Tour (kind of) & a Great Quiche Recipe (for sure!)

“Trust the timing of your life” –anonymous Hello, sweet friend…🍁 I hope you had a fabulous week… 🍁 Sorry for such a long post title…🍁 Today is my 16th wedding anniversary and Joe & I are heading out of town to celebrate…🍂 However before we leave I just had to share about my week… several friends had dropped by for a visit… to see our new home. 🍁 🍁 🍁 I had been so excited because these ladies were some of the first friends I had met when moving to the Oregon Coast… and the other visitor was a most recent new friend… I had planned to serve coffee and pumpkin bread…but once we all started chatting…and touring… I served the coffee..and forgot about the pumpkin bread…(no worries…because it’s a perfect excuse to have everyone back again!) 🍁 And just one more thing before I go…I want to share the … Continue reading

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SKETCHES of AUTUMN🍁

“Celebrating Fall is in large part a celebration of coming home”– Marcia Hello, sweet friend… 🍁 How are you today? 🍁 My friends from the Plein-air group stopped by this week… 🍂 They came to see our new cottage… 🍁 🍂 🍁 🍂 🍁 🍁 and paint the gardens… 🍁 🍂 🍂 There’s a specialness about this time of year… Autumn… Something which draws me around the home… inviting me to gather… others… together… 🍁 🍁 🍂 bringing me much delight… Happy October…🍁 🍂 🍂

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