Autumn trip to Our Little Red House.

“ And the sun took a step back, the leaves lulled themselves to sleep and autumn was awakened.”                      Raquel Franco Can you believe Autumn is here already. This is one of my favorite times to head up north to check on Our Little Red House. In the desert we do not have four seasons but…

Sunday greetings and a box of blessings.

Happy Sunday everyone. Today’s bible verse from my friend’s box of blessings is… He that believeth on me, the works that I do shall he do also.                     John 14:12 Have a gorgeous Sunday surrounded by love and peace where ever you may be in the world. God bless you all from all of us at…

A walk to the lake.

“In every walk with nature one receives far more then he seeks.”                                John Muir While up north, we spent more time out in nature instead of doing house repairs on Our Little Red House. Sometimes we all need a little break from life’s responsibilities. Being outdoors is always so peaceful, a great way to heal…

In the garden- cleaning up after the summer.

       “Into every garden a little rain must fall.”                      Unknown Yes, we made it. We got through another summer in Phoenix Arizona.That’s a big deal if you are not from this area, it gets deadly hot here. This was our hottest summer on record and we have gone without rain now for over 100 days. My…

Sunday greetings and a box of blessings.

Happy Sunday everyone. Today’s bible verse from my friend’s box of blessings is… I will cause those that love Me to inherit substance and I will fill their treasures.                           Prov. 8:21 Have a beautiful Sunday and week, where ever you may be in the world. Stay safe and God bless you all from all of…

Shopping trip to an Arizona art store.

“When you buy from a small business, you are not helping a CEO buy a third vacation home. You are helping a little girl get dance lessons, a little boy get his team jersey, a mom put food on the table, a dad pay a mortgage or a student pay for college.”                          Unknown Time for…

Sunday greetings and a box of blessings

A soft answer turneth away wrath, but grievous words stir up anger,                      Prov. 15:1 Have a beautiful Sunday everyone. God bless you all from all of us at Our Little Red House.

September updates and favorite bloggers

       “Hmmm?…wonder what my parents did before the internet to beat boredom. I asked my 18 brothers and sisters and they didn’t know either.”                              Happy October everyone. Seems a bit funny to be wishing everyone a Happy October when this post is about September, but that is our life right now. We are about a…

Dollar day do over….glass vase.

“If you buy stuff you love, regardless of era or price, your home will be a true reflection of you.”                 Sarah Norwood   A few weeks ago we treated ourselves with fresh flowers for our kitchen table. I usually don’t add this to our shopping lists because fresh flowers are expensive and they just end up…