Already, I’m a day off schedule. But this is simply the way things go sometimes. NaBloPoMo is underway, so let’s begin changing that perspective and all agree that my tardiness means that when… Continue reading

A Different Perspective

The weekend before Thanksgiving was spent in Nashville, Tennessee. I had never been to the Music City, and to be there particularly for the National Youth Worker Convention made the new experience even… Continue reading

You ALWAYS Have Time to Do What You Want – A Year in Review

Jewelry Class and Bible Study- March “Cece, I’m definitely doing something wrong,” Lyndi said as she looked confused at the bent headpin squeezed in between the tips of the flat head pliers in… Continue reading

The Cellar

It has become important to me to make my living space as comfortable as possible. I long not only for a physically comfortable place to rest a tired body, but also aesthetically pleasing… Continue reading

Artful Giving

Setting my business cards on the table established the final touch for my display. Soon the house would officially be opened to customers for the 3rd Annual Artful Giving Holiday Sale, a party… Continue reading

Something New

Sitting on grey, weathered wood between members of my immediate family, I watched my cousin Anna walk down the aisle with her father, my Uncle Don. The scene was pure magic in the… Continue reading

When Beads Meet the Bible

I stood in the bead shop and ran my fingers across the rows of hanging strings of vibrant, Swarovski crystals and I still didn’t know how these beads would end up being a… Continue reading