In France, you can say Bonne Année throughout January. In fact, you should. The first time you see someone after the new year should include a bonne année, as well as a bonjour. You wish them a good start to the year, as well as a good year, overall. Therefore, although it’s January 15, it’s not too late to wish… Read More
It’s been awhile since I’ve written something and I actually have two videos to share with you. One is a tour of our house (gasp) and the other is a video of me! (gasp, gasp). I’m so awkward. Our house is mostly finished. And I’ve been wiped out from fatigue and busyness. Here are some of the things I’ve been… Read More
When, at the tender age of 18, I sang along to Billy Joel’s Vienna Waits for You, identifying oh so well with those lyrics… Slow down, you crazy child You’re so ambitious for a juvenile But then if you’re so smart, tell me Why are you still so afraid? Where’s the fire, what’s the hurry about? You’d better cool it… Read More
This is our tenth anniversary of going to Brittany every summer. My husband has four brothers, who each have kids. And every July for two weeks, we all congregate with his parents in one large house, rented from the parents of friends of ours from church (and if that isn’t enough prepositions to keep your brain busy …) where we… Read More
This is my jam-packed, joy-filled life. It’s exhausting, but blissful.
Hi everyone. I hadn’t intended to post today but in sorting out my e-mail subscriber situation, it said an e-mail would be sent out at 4AM my time and I wanted to make sure it wasn’t a duplicate post of Monet’s garden. (Oh, I hope it works this time!) If my posts are less frequent overall, I wanted to assure you I am still… Read More