Wishing all a happy New Year 2012!  And a year of health, happiness, love and peace!


Looking back, before looking forward….full of thankfulness for so many blessings and good memories.


Christmas 212 The year started out surrounded by family while we all gathered together to remember d’mama after her passing on Dec. 26, 2010.

IMG_0726 Winter hit us pretty hard in February


And in March we all escaped to North Captiva Island

IMG_9349Also in March, I (we) converted an “unused” closet into my mosaic closet…so glad I did it!

IMG_1189  April….my two daughters became registered nurses.

IMG_9667In early May we had a party for our new nurses, and got to see so many of our favorite peoples!

IMG_9886  June started a summer of fun on Jeff’s new boat.

IMG_9798 I also went on the annual “Up North Retreat” at Kat’s cottage, so fun!

IMG_0081 July= warm weather…mosaic makingIMG_0109August brought a huge family gathering up north, in honor of d’mama on what would have been her 90th birthday.

IMG_2377September…brought the beginning of  Bible Study Fellowship, aka BSF with Kelly.

kel and deb  October’s highlight was a peaceful weekend up north with Jeff…..

IMG_3507 November…..lots of flower production, but also some experimenting in new directions.

IMG_0699 And here we are, the last day of December…..

We are in Virginia enjoying sunny and relatively warm days in the mid 50’s….

IMG_0925 Its been a good year filled with family, friends and art.  I can look back with a joyful heart.

6 responses »

  1. Yes, a great trip down memory lane. Here’s to another year of amazing memories with an amazing family!

  2. What a nice trip down memory lane. Overall, a good year. Our hopes and wishes that 2012 will be even better. HAPPY NEW YEAR to you all.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s