A Change In Plans

izzy katherines corner

Last weekend we had planned a drive to Idaho. Izzy loves car rides and its a great excuse to pick up some lottery tickets too. Our plans changed when our dishwasher decided it had done its job and was on a permanent break. Sigh…. they just don’t make things like they used too We spent [read more…]

Found Money

coins in plate Katherines Corner

A recent question posted on facebook spurred this memory for today’s tid bit Tuesday. Have you ever found money and how much? I found 15 dollars in quarters stacked in neat little piles in a field. There was nobody around in the big open field, I just sat down and there they were! I found [read more…]

Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop 73

thursday favorites button

Time for the Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop. Thank you to all who make this blog hop so much fun! I’m happy to have Karren from Oh My Heartsie as my co-host this week Please share the hop with your readers and please let me know if you would like to co-host. I love to [read more…]

Tid Bit Tuesday An Angels Message

angel wings

I started a weekly post called Tid Bit Tuesday a while ago. I share a more intimate look at my life. If you would like to read previous Tid Bit Tuesday Posts you can click on the tab at the top of my blog. I was a little apprehensive at first about how much to [read more…]

Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop Linky Party 43

thursday blog hop

Before I get started on the hop I cordially invite you to my Paparazzi Party here at Katherines Corner tomorrow!   Okay let’s hop, it’s time for the Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop Linky party! This week my co host is Amanda from The Mommyhood Chronicles  Please let me know if you would like to co-host. [read more…]

Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop Linky Party 41

thursday blog hop

It’s Thursday! It’s time for one of my favorite things, the Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop Linky Party. This week my co host is  Paula from Sincerely Paula. Please let me know if you would like to co-host. I love to have a co-host every week. About the Thursdays Favorite Things Hop, this hop is [read more…]

Always and Forever

heart balloon

When someone bulldozes your white picket fence dreams and you find yourself chanting “lots of people go through life alone” and you secretly vow to never be the lonely “spinster” on the corner. When you are broken, and your heart is reluctant to open to any new possibilities, when you become a divorce statistic. It [read more…]

Tid Bit Tuesday Swimming With Sharks

snorkle  and flippers

You probably thought today’s title was a metaphor. Nope….. it’s literal. When you are young, you are fearless. You tie a bed sheet around your neck making a super hero cape and jump from a tree branch knowing you can fly. You hop from couch to couch avoiding the pits of lava below.   You [read more…]

Tid Bit Tuesday My Happy Place

daisy chain

You’ve probably heard it many times ” go to your happy place”. I say it to our grandchildren when they are upset. It may sound simplistic, but that is the point really. It can be simple to set your mind to a happy thought or happy image. To go to your happy place mentally. It’s [read more…]

Tid Bit Tuesday Spontaneity

tid bit tuesday

When I began blogging over two years ago I never really knew where it would lead me. But I had high hopes of sharing with others and in return I would make friends who would share with me. I would introduce people to my life, my hobbies, my shops, my interests and my family, and [read more…]

Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop Linky Party 33

thursday blog hop

Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop Linky Party is one of my favorite things! This week my co host is Margaret from the blog The World As I See It Please let me know if you would like to co-host. I love to have a co-host every week. About the Thursdays Favorite Things Hop, this hop [read more…]

That book

bloom by kelle hampton

You know that book…. the one that grabs you by the heart strings. The one that draws you in so quickly  it’s almost like the world around you somehow blurs.Where the only sound you hear is the brushing of your hand against the pages as you turn each one.  You know that book? Bloom, is [read more…]

Colored Eggs

easter eggs katherines corner

Admit it… you knew it was coming, right?  I would lose serious Grandma points if I didn’t. I must blog about our wonderful Easter celebration, I must! I hope your holiday was as sweet as ours. I was thankful the weather held out because the weather here in Utah has been Crazy! We hid 70 [read more…]

First Day of Spring

spring tulips

The calendar shows it is the first day of Spring. But, unfortunately, here in Utah there isn’t much sign of spring outside. I’m sharing a little wishful thinking with you by posting one of my photos from the tulip festival a couple of years ago. Wishing you a beautiful spring! Do you have Spring weather where you are? [read more…]

A Furry Friend Tail

winston

Giggle, don’t mind the title, I was just having some fun. People are often heard asking, “are you a cat person or a dog person?” I’m allergic to cats, and I adore all animals, but I am a dog person. I had a wonderful “pocket dog” for many, many years. She was a constant companion. [read more…]