My birthday is July 23, and I’ll be 16 years old! Last Saturday, we celebrated my birthday party because that worked best with our schedule. I picked out a fresh, flavorful meal that we really enjoyed! Here, I’ll share with you all the recipes we used. We did adapt some of them, so these aren’t […]Read More My Birthday Party Menu
Isn’t it wonderful to have friends who truly understand you? I found that out last week, when some friends of ours, a missionary family, came to visit us for a couple of days. Their parents went to the same college as my parents did, and they have kids almost the exact same age as all […]Read More Be Comforted Together
For my second year of creative writing in 4-H, I wrote a poem to present at the fair. I’ve agonized over these words for quite some time. 🙂 Now, the time has come to share it with you guys! After you read the poem, I would so appreciate it if you would comment and answer […]Read More What Do You Think of my Poem?
Greek food is one of my favorite kinds of food. Salad is a wonderful way to eat all kinds of food. Early summer is one of the best times of the year. Who’s with me? 😉 Then how about a summery Greek salad? This salad was fantastic (even though I had to scarf it down […]Read More Summery Greek Salad
Thanks to everyone who sent me a question for this Q&A! If you missed that post and have a question for me, you can ask in the comments and I will answer. Here we go! Esther asks, “What is your favorite Bible verse to go to during rough times?” I really like the verse Psalm […]Read More Q&A Time | My Answers
Earlier this year, I asked what kinds of posts you guys would like to see on my blog. Two suggestions that you guys liked were a Q&A or a backward Q&A. In a backward Q&A, I ask a question and you answer it in the comments! Here is my question: What is the best thing […]Read More Q&A Time!
Every day, I wear a few different pieces of jewelry (if you could call them jewelry, for there are no jewels involved 😏). Each piece means something to me, so I though I’d share a little about them! I wear a stainless steel sideways cross necklace, and I can’t remember the last time I took it […]Read More What My Daily Jewelry Means to Me
At last, we had a day with excellent conditions for macro flower photography! The air was still, and the light was golden. I hope you enjoy these shots! I had fun taking them, and looking through my lens, I was blessed with a chance to marvel at God’s detailed creation. Each flower is a masterpiece; […]Read More Macro Spring Flowers
Not too long ago, Spotify introduced me to an incredible band called The Gray Havens. The members, Dave and Licia Radford, are a Christian couple who make indie music. I have mentioned before on my blogs that I dislike empty, repetitious Christian music. Well, their songs are nothing like that! ☺ Many of the songs […]Read More One of My New Favorite Bands
Lately, all the sweet little early spring flowers have been coming up in our flowerbeds. It seems like all the early spring flowers are very small. 🌸 I hope these pictures I took of them will brighten your day! ~Siberian Iris~ ~Crocus~ ~Tulip~ ~I don’t know what this is 😜~ ~Peony~ ~Vinca~ My BouquetRead More Little Spring Flowers