Tag Archive: gratitude

Jul 13 2014

Thank You

Thank you- Just a quick post today to say thank you to all of you for your sweet comments and emails of support and love. I originally had a bit of hesitation about sharing my story on Friday. But I am so happy now that I did. If  it provided even a little bit of encouragement …

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Mar 21 2014

Sharing Happy

Sharing Happy- Yesterday was international happiness day. Isn’t it wonderful that there is a day celebrating happiness in every country in the world simultaneously. Sharing Happy who thought of that? I love it ♥ I will try and keep this from being a smushy mushy gush fest of joy and gratitude.  There are so many …

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Nov 11 2013

Veterans Day

Veterans Day Veterans Day is a day of gratitude to honor ALL American veterans.  It is actually intended to thank all of the living veterans for their dedicated and loyal service to our country. November 11th of each year is used to ensure veterans know that we all deeply appreciate their sacrifices to keep our country …

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Jul 26 2013

Get Unplugged

Get Unplugged- We often put a lot of pressure on ourselves to get things done. To finish the to do lists, to be a great parent, a great partner, a great spouse, great friend , great grandparent,  a great blogger, etc. We kick our own bums , figuratively ( but, if you can manage to …

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Jul 24 2013

Wind Chimes, The Sound of Friendship

Wind Chimes The lovely sound of music greets me in the early mornings as I step out on the patio. As Izzy greets the morning in the only way dogs do, I sit and listen to the gentle sounds made by the wind chimes in our yard. These are not bongs, or clunks, or bells, …

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Jul 22 2013


I’m unplugged today, no computer, just sending you ♥ see you tomorrow! (source)  P.S. only 2 days left to enter the Baroni Beach Style Giveaway   Please DO NOT leave blog links in the comments, thank you ♥ I do my best to reply to all comments via email, please be patient with me ♥ …

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Jun 14 2013

First Pick Red Delicious Strawberries and Recipes

First Pick Red Delicious Strawberries Thank you for your love, support and prayers. I felt every word from your heart to mine and I shared your love and prayers with my husband. We are both grateful that I have such wonderful bloggy friends. The title of this post certainly screams out exactly what today’s post …

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Jan 11 2013

Burlap and Lace

So far this week, my site crashed ( it’s still has some issues). My internet has been down two different times for 10 hours at a time and not one sale at my online shops. But….I am grateful for every day I am given. Even the crappy ones. Stay positive! Its been a while since …

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Dec 31 2012

New Years Eve at Katherines Corner

I hope everyone had a lovely holiday. Our Christmas was lots of fun and it was filled with laughter, happy memory making and way to much food. I have gained 7 pounds since Thanksgiving…………… I know I usually share a recipe on Monday,but because it’s New Years eve I thought I would share something else instead. You …

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Aug 05 2012

A Friendship Prayer

prayer group image

No matter how you pray, the importance of prayer goes without saying. As you bring your body to rest and focus on prayer you support your body and mind’s state of well-being. A prayer for yourself or for others opens your heart to receive blessings and to speak directly to your maker. Friendship Prayer by …

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Jun 08 2012

Summer Breeze Giveaway

summer breeze giveaway

It’s time for the new monthly giveaway. June’s giveaway is titled  “Summer Breeze”. I was listening to an old Seals and Crofts album and thought Summer Breeze was perfect. I’m trying something new this time for ease in entering. I hope everyone likes it. Many of you are familiar with this entry process by rafflecopter. …

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Mar 13 2012


new sweetheart winner

Okay how many of you heard Charlie Sheen’s voice in your head when you read this post title?  I sure heard it when I wrote it. I think he’s back on track again now. But, this word and the way he said it, will forever be associated with him. It actually makes me smile when …

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Feb 17 2012

I Asked You Answered

thank you

Last week I asked if anyone had room on their blog for my Keepsakes by Katherine  shop ad. You answered yes. So many of you sent me your ad terms, or did a trade with me, and I just wanted to use today’s post to say…..Thank you. A great BIG thank you!   If  you …

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Jan 14 2012

Pink Saturday Bloggy Friends

pink bird

 I’ve said it before, and I will most certainly say it again, I have the very best bloggy friends in the world! You visit, you leave amazing thoughtful comments, you share your time, your life, your happy and your sad. Sometimes you even send me surprises. One of those surprises arrived a little while ago from Andrea at The …

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Nov 24 2011

Thanksgiving Wishes


Happy Thanksgiving ! I live in gratitude every day but today I celebrate with all those in the USA as we give thanks for all of our blessings large and small. “At times our own light goes out and is rekindled by a spark from another person.Each of us has cause to think with deep …

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Nov 08 2011

When I Wake

when I wake

              Every day I wake with the same thought, thank you Lord, I am grateful……The thought that pops into my head…… I am still here, breathing in and out, sharing this space with so many beautiful blessings, and the love of a kind and caring man. What pops into …

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Jun 19 2011

Happy Fathers Day, A look back at my Father

happy fathers day

Many of you already know that my Father passed away on my birthday Nov 1st in 2009. I wanted to share a couple of photos with you today in honor of Fathers day. This photo on the left is of the two of us in 1995. Unfortunately I don’t have many photos of the two …

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Jun 14 2011

Winner Winner Chicken Dinner


Probably a silly title for this post. But It’s something we say around our home sometimes. I say it when I pull the handle on a slot machine too…As you all know ( I hope you do) I have a giveaway about every 30 days. The latest one Butterflies Are Free ends on June 20 …

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