Category Archives: One Thousand Gifts

Who Can Count?

Several weeks ago, a friend suggested to me that I just open my Bible–randomly–to Psalms or Proverbs–just find the beginning of several verses and then pray and meditate upon them. This morning I did just that and opened to Psalm … Continue reading

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STP

I know it’s not Monday.  I haven’t gone that far off in my mind with this illness… After finishing Ann Voskamp’s “One Thousand Gifts” for the second time, I am struck by how when I am full of grace–filled by … Continue reading

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Wonders of a Weekend

I have found that these very lovely flowers: are the fruits of a black locust tree.  They have an almost sweet fragance.  There are two of these trees on the edge of my driveway….very old trees…..trunks that I couldn’t begin … Continue reading

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Beauty Abounds–In Spite of Myself

My new motto of “start a project, finish a project” seems to be working–at least on projects that are in the works.  I picked up two that were WIP’s and finished them on Saturday (while it was raining and I … Continue reading

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Breaking Glasses

Three weeks ago yesterday, I had what I consider to be a tragedy in my life–my glasses broke!!  I am very dependent upon my glasses….cannot see a thing without them. Considering that I’ve worn glasses since the age of 5, you … Continue reading

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Monday, Monday–So Good To Me…..

Monday is here again…..where does time go?  I worked a half-day on Saturday, then worked on making some ceramic coasters.  These are in various stages of completeness, and I’ll have some pictures tomorrow.  Since this is my first try at … Continue reading

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Blessings

I’ve still been counting my blessings while I’ve been away from the blogging world.  There are so many blessings in this world–in my life and the lives of others.  I’m sure I miss many each and every day.  I have … Continue reading

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