Lovella's Blog's

  • Mexican Haystacks - This dish is rather like a taco salad served on a bed of rice. It is a bit of a twist on 'walking tacos', which are always a hit with the kids in my life...
    20 hours ago
  • December 2016 - OK... there is lots to show for the month we've had so hang on to your hats! On the first day of December I picked the last of the dill in the garden sin...
    3 weeks ago

Blogs that Inspire me

  • *The January Blahs have set in ...* *Instead of bright snowy days over here, we have been having* *unusually dreary, mild and muddy weather!* *"Sew" why ...
    7 hours ago
  • Saturday morning view from the breakfast table. Robins, sparrows, juncos, chickadees. Twittering, chirping, flitting. A fat robin pulls a long worm out o...
    1 day ago
  • Our family rented a beach house in Oxnard, California to be in closer proximity to a wedding and baby shower we would be attending in Goleta, and Santa Cla...
    1 day ago
  • Inauguration ~ the beginning or introduction of a new period. My official inauguration into old age began on the 19th. We decided to spend the inaugural n...
    3 days ago
  • *If my people, which are called by my name, shall humble themselves, and pray, and seek my face, and turn from their wicked ways; then will I hear from ...
    4 days ago
  • Nibbling on all of those wonderful Christmas treats was fun while it lasted. Clearly it was time to reign in the sugar consumption and get back on track w...
    4 days ago
  • On Sunday we went for a walk mid day . . . the sun was shining and skaters were enjoying the ice. It felt like we were part of an old fashioned Christmas car...
    5 days ago
  • "By opening our lives to God in Christ, we become new creatures. This experience, which Jesus spoke of as the new birth, is essential if we are to be tr...
    1 week ago
  • Incoming.....before the rain and mild temperatures came on Wednesday last week. I haven't been far to take pictures....these were taken in the backyard....
    1 week ago
  • As you probably already know, I have a great passion for diving. But it’s kinda illegal in the Galapagos. So I had to get certified and I have to dive wi...
    1 week ago
  • A snowy Saturday morning always makes me happy. Last week, my daughter and I made a new recipe for hot chocolate mix, and without a doubt, it will be ...
    2 weeks ago
  • crocheted insert panel on back of knitted sweater I love the relaxing benefit of knitting or crocheting...
    3 weeks ago
  • It's Christmas time in December. By now you all know that I love snow... And we've had plenty. I still have fond memories as a small child when the snow dr...
    4 weeks ago
  • Whatever may pass and whatever lies before me, let me be singing when the evening comes (Matt Redman) Return to the scene of the crime – the day I let the ...
    5 weeks ago
  • Wow, it's been a long time! Just came over here to my blog to make sure that things are still up and running. A friend had informed me that the link I prov...
    1 month ago
  • It’s Friday (ok Saturday!) and I’m counting blessings! 1. Leafy beauty ~ Blustery winds and rain pelted us this week, with only a few, brief patches of su...
    2 months ago
  • The journey home. Games were played, heads were rested, stops were made to explore the amazing Cathedral Grove, and for ice-cream. And the best part abou...
    4 months ago
  • source *Hi, I am sharing some of my favourite Fall d├ęcor ideas here. * *I ho...
    4 months ago
  • They wait at the edge of the beach on a rock or a log at the tide line or neatly lined up on the Esplanade. Some are claimed by the end of the day and some w...
    4 months ago
  • Maureen's Little Cuban/Virgin Mojito, Version 1: 6-7 mint leaves 2 tsp sugar Juice of 1/2 lime Muddle in the bottom of the glass Fill glass with ice Po...
    6 months ago
  • My last post was Easter 2015. A lot happened during the past 12 months of course. My Grandsons grew like weeds, my parents moved up to Salt Lake, and bl...
    9 months ago
  • If you haven't found my new blog, feel free subscribe to it and to check out my latest post there on grieving during Lent: https://vanessamsiemens.wordpres...
    11 months ago
  • there was an interesting monologue that my daughter spewed forth a few weeks ago. i wrote the whole thing down on a little blue post-it note and just now...
    2 years ago