Monthly Archives: December 2022

2022…A Look Back…

”To finish the moment, to find the journey’s end in every step of the road, to live the greatest number of good hours, is wisdom.” -Ralph Waldo Emerson Hello, sweet friends… I hope you are well… I’m not really sure how we are already once again closing out the year, but here we are. Along with a few “bumps” in the road… 2022 also brought many beautiful moments. In whatever ways you are marking this holiday season and end of the year… My hope is that you & yours are healthy & well. Wishing you the best for the coming … Read the full blog post

Posted in Coastal Living, My Style, Our Cottage | 2 Comments

Time To Celebrate… Home For The Holidays🎄

“At Christmas make good cheer, for Christmas comes but once a year.” -Thomas Tusser Hello, sweet friends… Christmas is coming and I can’t wait! In fact…for me the countdown is just as much fun as the arrival of You-Know-Who. Christmas looks different for everyone… I take comfort in mine…whatever it may look like… Embracing the imperfections that are perfect in their own way… knowing that these are the holidays I will look back on most fondly. Merry Christmas!

Posted in Coastal Living | 6 Comments

🎄The Season of Joy & A Cottage Christmas Tea🎄

“If your compassion does not include yourself, it is incomplete” – Jack Kornfield Hello, sweet friends… I hope that you are doing well… This week I’ve been concentrating on holiday fun… preparing for a Christmas Tea ( I love setting the table & making guests feel celebrated)… attending a Christmas party luncheon… and heading out of town with my husband for a little weekend holiday getaway to watch a performance of the Nutcracker Ballet… the holidays are a special time…creating gifts… decorating our homes… visiting with friends… and, in general feeling a sense of community.

Posted in Coastal Living, My Style | Tagged | 2 Comments

🎄A Christmas Cottage…Part 2…The Living Room🎄☕️

“Joy is finding the holy in the small and the sacred in the everyday” -Mary Davis Hello, sweet friend… I enjoy decorating our home for the holidays… there’s so much comfort to embrace… even in small imperfections that become perfect in their own way… For me it’s discovering joy even in the mess… and not waiting for things to get easier… simpler… or perhaps even better.… I’m learning that when I’m open… Joy will find me anywhere.💗

Posted in Coastal Living, Our Cottage | Tagged | 2 Comments