Category Archives: West Virginia

Caught…Let Go…Mid-Way

Another day trip with Edster, me, and Bruno in wild, wonderful West Virginia…     Ed was behind the wheel and we had our iced teas…and off we went to the high country of Pocahontas County. And faithfully, God showed … Continue reading

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Three New Mercies ~ Day 2

Starting this challenge yesterday, I will confess to you that finding the abundant gifts of God are almost second nature when you are away from the dailyness of life on vacation in a beautiful sanctuary that is “almost heaven.” Not so … Continue reading

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Taking the Joy Dare ~ Day 1

I’m taking on Ann Voskamp’s challenge this month… If we are to live differently, then we must see differently… As October so beautifully escorts in a calmer, reflective, more deliberate season…I’m going to purposefully look for the three gifts (mercies) … Continue reading

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Fall Five Fact Friday ~ on Saturday (AGAIN)

Yesterday was Edster’s 55th birthday…(he can now order from the Seniors menu at Bob Evans)…so besides work, I was pretty tied up. My facts today (okay, I put in one extra)…are about what my tasks are this weekend (I could … Continue reading

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Autumn in Appalachia

I received some wonderful feedback on my post yesterday, I thought I would post some photos from our trip to “Almost Heaven” last autumn…especially anticipating our return for two weeks at the end of this month.   Independent film director, John … Continue reading

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5 Fact Friday ~ on Saturday

I can’t explain it…but this 5 Fact Friday creeps up on me every time! This week, in our Beyond Layers class, Kim had us think about travel and our favorite places.  So, I want to share 5 facts about one of … Continue reading

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5 Facts Friday – My Roots!

Well it’s Friday…and that means FIVE FACTS on Kim and Xanthe’s blog.  I thought today I would write about my roots…no, no, no not my hair (At age 55 I have never colored my hair)… No, my Ancestry roots~~~~ 1.  … Continue reading

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More from Behind the Scenes – Five (5) Questions!

Well, that Kim and Xanthe  continue to stretch we “grasshoppers” taking the  Behind the Scenes e-course.  So today we have five questions to answer…no right or wrong answers…  So here goes: 1. What makes you happy…in five words or less…? Hmmm…I … Continue reading

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Life’s Passions

Today I’m combining photos done from my Beyond Layers class with some concepts as part of the Behind the Scenes e-course as part of my blog post today.  (I changed my header using some prompts and thought-provoking suggestions from Behind … Continue reading

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