Snowdrops

The first flowers in my garden are these beautiful little snowdrops. They are also a wonderful first sign of Spring. I did some thrift store shopping and found these pretty flowers and a vase to put them in.  I love decorating my home with things I find at the thrift store.  I like country farmhouse…

Samuel S. Lewis State Park

Today we went to a State Park we visited once before in 2014.  We did more hiking than last time and here are our pictures.  We can’t wait to return in the summertime to play disc golf and fly our kite. This park used to have an arboretum. Squirrel tracks- Beautiful views of the Susquehanna…

Happy Snow Day – January

It snowed here overnight and after I had my coffee this morning I went outside to take pictures.  It’s so beautiful how the snowflakes sparkle in the sunshine! Yay🌞 My polar bear is so photogenic…. Can you caption this?

Healthy Hemp

I would like to share what I have learned about the hemp plant.  Hemp is where CBD or cannabidiol comes from.  When I first saw CBD products at my favorite natural foods store I had no clue what they were.  A year went by before I stumbled upon an article online about it and then…

Minestrone Soup & Movies

Today was the coldest day so far this winter.  We stayed home to do some house cleaning and I made Minestrone Soup.  It was 15 degrees out at 5:30 when I made this soup. There are many ways to make a minestrone soup.  I used carrots, celery, onion, garlic, red bell pepper, fresh cherry tomatoes,…

Birthday Dinner 2019

We went to The Tomato Pie Cafe for my birthday.  The tomato pie is amazing!  I also had a yummy stew, raw vegan chocolate cake & coffee. 🎂🎈🎉

Handmade Earrings

I used to make earrings with my grandmother when I was a little girl and I recently made some to sell in my Etsy shop.  If they are your style and you’d like a pair then head over to my shop: Neat Threads  If you live outside the US then send me a message on…

Winter Hike – Beltzville State Park

Today we enjoyed a 3 mile winter hike. We have been here before, check it out- Beltzville State Park.  We hiked past the waterfall and along the ridge trail again.  There was a light dusting of snow. This is such a beautiful park with big hemlock trees and a lot of little things along the…

Spring Is Coming

I know Spring is coming near by the birds I begin to hear. I can sit all day on the swing to watch and listen to them sing. Soon the doves will coo and I will sing back “I love you!” The sun will be warm and bright when green buds are the best sight….

Snow, Staying Warm, & More

I have been thinking about Spring time lately and I’m going to start planning for my garden.  I like to use Pinterest.com for remembering my ideas.  I’m also looking forward to the peaceful and beautiful snow that comes each year and covers everything.  We’re planning a hiking trip soon and it might snow the day…