Positive Thoughts - Just Because

“It Doesn’t Matter” – the lie we tell ourselves

I love looking at life through the perspective of a child, simply because there's always wisdom to be gained. A little girl was recently telling me about her friend that had found new friends. She ended her story with a shrug and said, "it doesn't matter", but her eyes held distress. Shop girls' Christmas dresses!… Continue reading “It Doesn’t Matter” – the lie we tell ourselves

In the Music Room, My Favorite Things

‘Tis the Season!

Musicians always need an early start to prep and practice for seasonal music, and Christmas is no exception for the piano student.  I have found that playing traditional Christmas music causes huge learning leaps, and motivates like none other.  However, the trick is to pick versions that are playable without too much frustration so that… Continue reading ‘Tis the Season!

In the Kitchen, Positive Thoughts - Just Because

Coffee Connections

This blog site may contain affiliate links that will not take you to crazy websites.  If you purchase something, I might earn a small commission at no extra cost to you.  Thank you for your support! I think I first started drinking coffee just so that I could sit out on the porch to have… Continue reading Coffee Connections

My Favorite Things, Positive Thoughts - Just Because

Unplugged – a counterintuitive approach

This blog site may contain affiliate links that will not take you to crazy websites.  If you purchase something, I might earn a small commission at no extra cost to you.  Thank you for your support! I bought myself a present for Mother's Day two years ago, an Apple Watch. So it might seem contradictory… Continue reading Unplugged – a counterintuitive approach

In the Kitchen, My Favorite Things

Heat & Eat!

This blog site may contain affiliate links that will not take you to crazy websites.  If you purchase something, I might earn a small commission at no extra cost to you.  Thank you for your support! I love to cook, but it seems like we're always on the go. If homemade meals happen, it's usually… Continue reading Heat & Eat!

In the Music Room, Positive Thoughts - Just Because

“The Bare Necessities”

This blog site may contain affiliate links that will not take you to crazy websites.  If you purchase something, I might earn a small commission at no extra cost to you.  Thank you for your support! I've embraced the message in this song as my students learned it in Music this week. We teach our… Continue reading “The Bare Necessities”

In the Kitchen

Chicken Foil Packets – quick & eAsy!

This blog site may contain affiliate links that will not take you to crazy websites.  If you purchase something, I might earn a small commission at no extra cost to you.  Thank you for your support! Back to school meals have been simply effortless with these quick chicken foil packs!  I took the time (about… Continue reading Chicken Foil Packets – quick & eAsy!

In the Garden

Mason Jar Houseplants

This blog site may contain affiliate links .  If you purchase something, I might earn a small commission at no extra cost to you.  Thank you for your support! I am all about houseplants that help purify the air, but I am not in love with dirt in the house.  Sooo, I've taken the expedient… Continue reading Mason Jar Houseplants

Positive Thoughts - Just Because

Pour Love

God doesn't pour negativity into us. He gives love, peace, joy. He gives unique talents and abilities to each of us for the good of all...

In the Kitchen

Fresh Peach Cobbler

This blog site may contain affiliate links that will not take you to crazy websites.  If you purchase something, I might earn a small commission at no extra cost to you.  Thank you for your support! Fresh GEORGIA peaches...does it get any sweeter? Only in a cobbler, or maybe homemade peach ice cream! While traveling… Continue reading Fresh Peach Cobbler

In the Garden, Positive Thoughts - Just Because

Just a Pretty Flower Arrangement?

This blog site may contain affiliate links that will not take you to crazy websites. If you purchase something, I might earn a small commission at no extra cost to you. Thank you for your support! I picked these flowers from my garden this morning. It might look like a simple flower arrangement stuck in… Continue reading Just a Pretty Flower Arrangement?

In the Kitchen

Corn on the Cob – Fresh & Easy!

This blog site may contain affiliate links that will not take you to crazy websites.  If you purchase something, I might earn a small commission at no extra cost to you.  Thank you for your support! "I LOVE fresh summer fruits and veggies!" is not an exclamation that I though I'd ever make as a… Continue reading Corn on the Cob – Fresh & Easy!