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All Tied Up

October 7, 2015



These vines are being trained to become a wall of greenery someday.  The tendrils look as strong as any rope.

Eye to Eye

October 5, 2015





I caught this guy staring at me during breakfast.

Fashionable Family Friday: Chillin’

September 29, 2015

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I’ve got my books, my music, and my favorite chair… life is good!

Cultural Ambassadors

September 29, 2015





The town of Gainesville, GA has a lovely square, and on this particular weekend an arts festival was in full swing… literally.  Along with booths filled with fun and quirky artwork, we also enjoyed several troupes of young people dancing in beautiful costumes to native steps and music.

Brick by Brick

September 28, 2015











While visiting the garden in Gainesville, H and I were delighted to experience its current exhibit, Nature Connects: Art with LEGO Bricks.  This installation showcases fourteen larger-than-life sculptures by artist Sean Kenney, all created with hundreds of thousands of LEGO bricks.  The detail was amazing.  Here are a few of our favorites.

Fashionable Family Friday: Lawn Ornaments on Break

September 25, 2015

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Sister S and I are in the matching red hoodies flanking a neighbor.  H thinks we look like little yard gnomes, and I have to agree… but I’m not feeling the magic or fun.

Apples in the House

September 23, 2015





Each year the United Methodist Women of our church make scores of apple pies for their annual November craft show.  I can always tell it’s fall when the apples show up in the kitchen.


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