Lovella's Blog's

Blogs that Inspire me

  • This summer has been one of art come to life. My friends and I have been throwing literary parties that feel like you've just walked into a favorite story...
    14 hours ago
  • This year I got my fill of State Fair fun! Between family and friend trips I made it there four times! (plus two more times to pick up and drop things off...
    19 hours ago
  • We have an attic that is easy to access with a drop down staircase. We keep holiday bins up there, luggage, old files, Katie’s stuff, and some of Dear’s pa...
    1 day ago
  • *Check out how to make homemade blueberry jam in 5 minute here.* 
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  • Welcome to the Friday blessing list and the Island Summer Series #2-6 – things I love about an Islandsummer. 1. Family Gatherings An #Islandsummer is fi...
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  • The night that we had all the kids home for the first time in about two years, we hung ten canning jars with candles from the huge maple tree by our patio...
    2 days ago
  • It's been an odd summer. I suppose that any summer when such huge life changes occur would be considered *odd*. Today, I will have the joy of spending some ...
    2 days ago
  • It's a long way from Victoria to Red Deer. 1198.2 kilometres (744.5 miles). I thought you might be interested in the sights along the way - it's such a p...
    2 days ago
  • The Fundy Trail is a beautiful drive along the coastline of the Bay of Fundy which separates New Brunswick and Nova Scotia. St. Martins is a fishing v...
    2 days ago
  • If you’ve spent much time here lately, you’ve likely realized that seasons are a big deal for me. My Dad passed away on the first day of Spring this year...
    3 days ago
  • When I first see these guys munching away on the parsley plants, there's always that moment of wondering whether to let them remain where they are or... ...
    4 days ago
  • *When the going gets tough* *the Tough get domestic.* * Pondside* When little boys go home after eight magic summer weeks when a medi...
    6 days ago
  • We are heading out on a road trip this week...on a 'roads less traveled' adventure in northern British Columbia. I'm sure there will be stories to tell an...
    6 days ago
  • *The other week my sweet sister-in-law made us a yummy peach pie.* *It had a shortbread crust and was still warm when she brought it.* *We could hardly wait ...
    1 week ago
  • Driving "up island", as the locals say. Coombs, BC. Goats on the roof. A huge tourist attraction. At "Cathedral Grove". The largest tree in this forest b...
    1 week ago
  • When we were in Shelter Bay Marina, I met Russ. He is a captain on a beautiful 78-foot yacht. He invited us over to his yacht to look around. When we go...
    1 week ago
  • [image: mouse-portrait] Did you see this article in the news some time ago ? I always love when science 'catches up' with the bible. After multiples trie...
    2 weeks ago
  • There are those mornings, even though the sunrise presents beauty in it's best form, that one just does not feel like facing the challenges, of another n...
    2 weeks ago
  • Tenacity is the ability to hang on when letting go appears most attractive – Anonymous Let us hold fast our confession, for He who promised is faithful –...
    5 weeks 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...
    1 month ago
  • It's Mother's Day! My best gift ever...having all my grandchildren together. We planned this day in advance. As you see, my absence from my blog tells you ...
    3 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...
    4 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...
    6 months ago
  • my little cousin. awaiting her first little babe. she’s beautiful inside and out. what a blessed little one growing inside of her. these two make such ...
    10 months ago
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  • Thanks for reading my blog on this host site. Now it's time for me to move on to my OWN website! I've purchased the domain artfulaccentsstudio.com and plan...
    1 year ago
  • Watch the clip for an invite from Kristal to our Spring Bible studies on the book of Ephesians! Mondays in Abbotsford & Mission and Wednesdays in Abbotsfor...
    1 year ago
  • After a dark and dreary year, we were thrilled to hear that Kristin's cousin Brody was invited into the Chopped Canada Kitchen! The timing of his episod...
    1 year ago
  • We headed up to the lake Sunday and were excited to see DJ, Julie and their boys, also for them to meet Colson. They live right across from Great-grandma ...
    1 year ago
  • First - please notice the tabs above. 'Making Crust' has everything you need to master the art of flaky pie crust. 'SL' is your shopping list - everythi...
    1 year 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
  • I’ve been doing music videos for my son and this one, that we taped & edited today, seems perfect for a wintry January day when I would really like to be a...
    2 years ago