Monthly Archives: March 2017

Lovely Thing ~ Fossil Photography

A couple of weeks ago, Alicia and I met with Jessica, from Fossil Photography, to take professional photographs for our blog.  We were delighted meet for a photo session at the beautiful  La Patisserie Chouquette, a French bakery located in St. Louis. The white vintage decor, illuminated by large golden mirrors, transported us from our […]

The Message We’re Sending

Several years ago, the Student Council at my middle school sponsored a spirit week.  It included the typical Crazy Hair Day, Decade Day, and School Spirit Day.  But perhaps the most original addition to the week, in my opinion, was Dress Like A Teacher Day.  Students were encouraged to choose a teacher and to dress like […]

Lovely Things ~ The Serenity Prayer

One of the most influential women in my life was my mother-in-law, Georgia Garner Griffin. Having had a severe bone infection as a child, she was not physically strong, but she more than made up for it with unending mental and spiritual strength. Not many people would dare, as she did, to teach third grade […]