Lovella's Blog's

  • Italian Chicken Lettuce Wraps - This is a light meal that you can wrap up in your favorite type of lettuce. It's packed with lots of flavor. It would make a nice appetizer when served on...
    17 hours ago
  • June 2017 - June started with beauty here on the farm. The little girls pulled out the dresses I wore when I was their age and modeled them for me. This yellow dres...
    2 weeks ago

Blogs that Inspire me

  • While niece/cousin Jenna visited with two of her kids and with their grandma we had as much family time as possible. Our kids from Eastern Washington trave...
    4 hours ago
  • I wanted to add light to one of the darker corners in my kitchen. I had a small white spotlight in my cupboard. I sat that behind this planter and fill...
    14 hours ago
  • *...Few things we can do in this world are so well worth doing as the making of a beautiful and happy home...* J.R. Miller More pictures and fewer words = ...
    21 hours ago
  • As mom continues her decline in her mental and physical abilities, I find the changes less and less surprising and we actually get into this* routine,* i...
    1 day ago
  • Since I didn't seem to be accomplishing too much at home this afternoon, I decided to take my camera to Butchart Gardens. En route, while waiting to turn...
    1 day ago
  • "Tears are often the telescope by which men see far into heaven." *-- Henry Ward Beecher*
    3 days ago
  • *Here we are - mid July 2017!!!!* *I have been intentionally trying to slow down these summer days.* *How is that working for you ... you may ask!* *It's be...
    1 week ago
  • Recently one of our local grocery chains began a new program called The Carolina Crate. Similar to a CSA community supported agriculture, the program a...
    1 week ago
  • Every human being is created in 'the image of God'. No matter how vile a man becomes, buried within him remains that 'image' of who he was created to be...
    2 weeks ago
  • Let me share a few random photos from the past month... as well as some of our comings and goings. I just have to include one photo of my favorite June ...
    2 weeks ago
  • Hi Everyone! It's been almost a month since I hit the publish button on what was to be my last post for a while. I thought I'd post today as we are dr...
    3 weeks ago
  • Hello fair people of the world. We have a lot of guests that want to visit us on our trip. Since my bedroom is the best and biggest out of the kids, whe...
    4 weeks ago
  • I'm currently blogging my way through the US as I work on a book on grief called '50 States of Grief'. In case you still follow this blog and have missed m...
    2 months ago
  • After six months in moth balls I wasn't sure what it would take to shake out the blog at Pondside and give it some light and air. In the end, it was a cu...
    5 months 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...
    6 months 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 ...
    7 months 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...
    7 months 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...
    8 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...
    10 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...
    1 year 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...
    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...
    3 years ago