Woodlands Christmas Music

Woodlands Christmas Music

  Woodlands Christmas Music   I love creating Christmas playlists for our Christmas gatherings.  It really sets the tone of our get-togethers when the music matches or compliments our overall theme.  For our Woodlands Christmas, I created this playlist which has a mix of country and Celtic songs.  The songs were chosen and placed in…

Patriotic Songs and Images

  Patriotic Songs and Images to Inspire Your 4th of July   Linda’s son, Peter, loves to travel and he recently took a trip to Washington D.C.  Some of the photos below are from his trip to our nation’s capital, as well as a few other personal photos.  He’s the one holding the U.S. flag…

A New Year, A New You

A New Year, A New You!   It’s a New Year and you’ve just been given 365 new days!  Just what will you do with them?  Here are a few things you might consider doing in the New Year to bring about a new you!     Spiritual   A Worthy Investment Would you be…

Things to Do on a Rainy Day

Things to Do on a Rainy Day   Get Cozy on the Sofa Rainy days are a great time to grab a blanket and watch a movie, catch up on your recorded TV shows, or read a good book.  If young ones are around then watch a children’s animated film and discuss it with your…

Meaningful Gifts ~ For Those Battling Cancer

Nothing could be sweeter than giving or sending a meaningful gift to someone who is battling cancer and undergoing chemotherapy or radiation treatments.  Here are some ways you can show you care by giving or sending a very thoughtful gift.   Meaningful Gifts ♥  A light tote bag to carry their “comfort” items with them…

Make It a Great Day

  Simple Suggestions to Make it a Great Day   People typically end a conversation, voice mail, or email with the phrase, “Have a great day.”  It’s a wonderful expression of wishing someone well.  However, many years ago, I heard a voice mail message that changed my outlook on that quote.  The message ended with…

Apple Gift Basket Ideas

  Fall in Love with these Apple Gift Basket Ideas   I’ll never forget the first time I visited the Apple Farm Inn in San Luis Obispo, CA.  My sister, Cindy, had discovered and stayed at this charming Country Inn when she took a trip up the coast of California.  She was so impressed with…