Do you decorate inside your cabinets and drawers?

I am not a beauty blogger. This seems very apparent to me but am mentioning it just in case! Keep that in mind as you read about my morning routine and my medicine cabinet. There’s more to feeling good about yourself than lipstick but lipstick helps!

#cocktailoftheweekend ~ Perfect Cherry Old-fashioned

I have some really spectacular friends who give me stellar opportunities. This is yet another example!

Introducing the #treatofthecentury to the #cocktailoftheweekend fun! Bay Laurel edition

The #cocktailoftheweekend gets another hashtag partner this week. Introducing the #treatofthecentury! Celebrating some of the many wonderful uses of the herb Bay Laurel.

Did You Know this is a Lifestyle Blog?

Three years ago, a few weeks after my husband’s death in September, we had his memorial service at our/my house on a hot and dry Southern California Fall day in early October. So many of our/my dear friends and family took care of everything, (and I mean everything!) in organizing, preparing and pulling off the enormous job of a memorial service at home. It was a massive undertaking and they all, to a person, did a magnificent job.

Blondie’s Blog Giveaway

     My prayer buddy in N.C. is all hot and bothered with her weather, but it isn’t stopping her from celebrating her blogging anniversary. Now, I didn’t even realize there was such a thing as a blogging anniversary. Another memo that I didn’t get, I suppose. So, I’ll have to hurry up and figure out […]

Thoughts on Friendship, Part I

Proverbs 18:24 (New Living Translation) “There are ‘friends’ who destroy each other, but a real friend sticks closer than a brother. Holy Bible. New Living Translation, copyright © 1996, 2004 by Tyndale Charitable Trust. Used by permission of Tyndale House Publishers, found on www.Biblegateway.com I am blessed with the best friends. Yesterday, October 7th, 2006, I […]