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Little Slice of Heaven, Rural Pennsylvania, United States
wife. mommie. daughter. home-maker. my family is my passion. when not chasing children, husband, or pets about i like to bake, sew, quilt, cook, dig in the dirt, tromp around, take pictures, ponder, and fill my lungs with good, clean air. i am a very blessed girl.

Thursday, January 19, 2012

Thoughtful Thursday

It began in mystery, and it will end in mystery, 
but what a savage and beautiful country 
lies in between.
--Diane Ackerman

Tuesday, January 17, 2012

It arrived...

and it was breathtaking. . .
stark. . .
ominous. . . 
enchanting. . . 

Woke to -12 F.  Hiked in +1 F.  Snowshoed in a balmy 15 F.

It was a three dog night.

Monday, January 16, 2012

Buddha knows. . . .

"If a man would persist in his folly, he would become wise. . ." 

---William Blake

Thursday, January 12, 2012

Thoughtful Thursday

"What shall I do with this hour, so like time and yet so fit for eternity?"
--Henry David Thoreau 

Thursday, January 5, 2012

Thoughtful Thursday

"We do not live an equal life, but one of contrasts and patchwork; now a little joy, then sorrow, now sin, then a generous or brave action."---R. W. Emerson

Tuesday, January 3, 2012

An amuse-bouche for the brain

 Little strip mall covers all the bases

Newlywed mannequins with (literally) a storm brewing in their new future. . . .