Home for the Holidays

Dearest friends, how wonderful to be back with the FLT family for a spell and especially during the holiday season!  When Danielle asked if I'd like to guest post, I leaped at the opportunity with ideas swimming in my brain for a wonderful post about … [Read more...]

Capturing Christmas Lights

As the twinkle of Christmas lights begin to shine almost everywhere you look, I can't help but want to capture them with my camera. There is just something magical about Christmas lights, wouldn't you agree? But--they are not AS easy to capture as … [Read more...]

The Light of the World

  "You are the light of the world. A city on a hill cannot be hidden." (Matthew 5:14 NIV) I think about this passage often. I think about what a "city on a hill" might look like to those in the valley gazing up at that hill. I think about what … [Read more...]

Peace on Earth.

{via} Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace, goodwill toward man! {Luke 2:14} Christmas is coming! Aren't you excited? If you're anything like me, you have two feelings about Christmas... One of them is silly, ridiculous enthusiasm. … [Read more...]

Christmas at Home

  It happens to me every year.  About this time.   The bins of Christmas decor stacked in any available space.  The in-process crafts to "refresh" my Christmas decor covering the kitchen table... and the floor of my Mom Cave.  The growing to-do … [Read more...]

when we say yes

Christmas is fast approaching. All my decorations are in place and Christmas music is playing around-the-clock. I close down the house each night, turning off lights and starting the dishwasher. It’s my favorite time of day, when I have a few moments … [Read more...]