Lovella's Blog's

  • Orange Dreamsicle Punch - It doesn't get much simpler than this! This punch is always a hit...and pretty-as-a-picture as well. Somehow it stirs up memories of warm summer days a...
    12 hours ago
  • April 2015 - We had really beautiful weather again for Easter. I am always so thrilled when the family can gather together and spend some time outside to play and e...
    3 weeks ago

Blogs that Inspire me

  • ... and then, suddenly, it's summer! Time to open the glorious season with a weekend with friends away at camp. Grownup camp. Camp for girlfriends of all ...
    6 hours ago
  • Being in the country with acres between my son’s home and other homes I am enjoying the sights and sounds that I do not experience living close to a big ci...
    8 hours ago
  • *♪Listen to my story about a family from Maine* *Who saved their money to fly on a plane* *Down to Florida for to have some fun* *And that's when th...
    10 hours ago
  • *Camp and Cottage Living is Moving* *No, I'm not moving but my blog is moving to Wordpress.* *After nearly four years with Blogger I am finally ready t...
    12 hours ago
  • This Curried Jicama Fruit Pasta Salad is a delightful summer salad served Vegetarian or with chicken! There really is nothing like sisters. The sounds of...
    14 hours ago
  • Yes, that is snow! It came down fast and hard with a very cold wind on Saturday morning. From snow to heat all within 24 hours. Where else can one en...
    21 hours ago
  • Some holidays are busy with activities, and some are not. This past weekend provided some rare free time for my husband and I. When I find myself with fre...
    21 hours ago
  • Not long after I did my window planters I noticed a hummingbird hover by my kitchen window. I went for my camera, expecting it to be gone by the time I go...
    1 day ago
  • Weekend road trip. Just one night away, at the beach a few hours up the road, in Parksville. Wild roses bloom on the path from the hotel down to the beac...
    2 days ago
  • Old fashioned Lilac bush - so fragrant! *Although later than most years,* *It's one of the prettiest times of year here on the farm.* *In spite of it being ...
    3 days ago
  • how could this session not have gone beautifully?! three incredibly lovely girls … inside and out … right along with their amazing parents. i was so glad...
    4 days ago
  • The other wool project that I recently finished after many, many years is my Granny Flower Blanket. It's so wonderful to have this finished! I think it is ...
    4 days ago
  • Not long ago my husband and I went for a Sunday afternoon drive and I enjoyed gazing at the passing homes and envisioning the people who lived th...
    4 days ago
  • My husband and I took a trip to New Orleans in February (you can read *part one* and *part two *on these highlighted links, and a side trip to antebellum...
    4 days ago
  • How can one not share the earth's beauty. The long winter days have ended... Yes, there's way more time to work... but when you love what you do...it becomes...
    6 days ago
  • When Brett went off on a business trip with my laptop (aka: command central for all blogging activity) I wasn't too concerned. After all, it was only...
    6 days ago
  • We had a fantastic long weekend. Our original plans to go camping fell by the wayside. We've been too busy. Too busy to get the trailer ready. Too busy t...
    1 week ago
  • On our final outing of the week Ben took us to the Haitian village. These people are refugees in the Dominican so the foundation really went out on a limb ...
    1 week ago
  • Dear Diary, this blog has been very quiet for a few months now, and also very quiet has been my desire to record words and pictures in this little corner o...
    1 week ago
  • *Once upon a time...............* Isn't that how it starts? Once upon a time, there was a little girl who loved birthdays. After all, what little girl doesn'...
    2 weeks ago
  • I’m afraid one has all the goodness and the other all the appearance of it. – Jane Austen Watch over your heart with all diligence, for from it flow the sp...
    3 weeks ago
  • Where to start? It seems a lot has happened since April 1st...the morning I heard that Canada was reverting to the imperial system of measurement. Since I...
    3 weeks ago
  • The first weekend of April we spent in Alberta visiting our kids and grandkids for Easter. We had such a great time together, it warranted a blog post o...
    4 weeks ago
  • It’s Friday and time to say thanks for all the blessings! 1. April showers are falling. They’re washing away all the tired old snowbanks. 2. And even t...
    4 weeks ago
  • 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 month ago
  • Easter was lovely at our house. It was a perfect Easter! The weather was clear, the spring colors fully out, the grandkids well and every aspect of the...
    1 month 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...
    2 months 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...
    3 months 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 ...
    4 months ago
  • It's funny how quickly we can lose perspective. As Christmas approached last year, we were clinging to the hope that my mom would still be alive to celebrat...
    4 months ago
  • Oh my goodness, she's back at her blog!  That's what I IMAGINE my readers are saying when this post comes up on their blogroll. Again, I IMAGINE that I actua...
    4 months ago
  • Andre Brakke, CCSVI Treatment Coordinator at the Merimed Hospital (where my CCSVI treatment was performed) is undertaking a great challenge for charity. Co...
    8 months 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 - everythin...
    8 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...
    10 months 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...
    1 year ago
  • Vancouver is a beautiful city - in the sunlight on warm spring days, it truly is intoxicating. I was drinking it up on the back of a Goldwing. Lighthou...
    1 year ago