Monthly Archives: January 2008

A Jane Austen January

“I must confess that I think her as delightful a character as ever appeared in print.” – Jane Austen on her character Elizabeth Bennett Every January I get Jane Austen fever. I don’t know why… it just happens. It must be ingrained in me that when Christmas is done and the weather is cold and blustery, that […]

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There’s no place like home…

“There is nothing like staying at home for real comfort.”  -Jane Austen   I am a homebody. For some reason I feel like I should apologize for this… but I won’t. In this day and age with all of the busyness and running to and fro, I feel like I’m old-fashioned for loving to be […]

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The Weather Outside is Frightful…

This is the view of our frozen lake outside our house. We’re a bit grey and dreary. Thank the Lord we have a warm and cozy house to snuggle up in. Our kitties Pouncer and SweetPea have taken up permanent residence on our bed it seems. The tea kettle sings more often these days as […]

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A New Year

A new year, a new resolution: Start Blogging! What a wonderful way to stay connected. In so many friendships, new and old, I am finding that I feel so much closer when we share photos, stories, and happy tidbits from life. It is a wonderful thing to feel like we are next door neighbors involved […]

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Home from Missouri

We’re home from a wonderful time in Missouri with Mark’s family. We could barely fit everything in the car, we received so many gifts! The IPOD speaker was a gift from my in-laws and I am SO excited! I have wanted one of these for a long time. Mark hooked it all up for me […]

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