It’s Monday… must be time to beckon the lovely! This week’s assignment was to make something pretty, and I decided to make a pretty Sunday – the day (not the dessert). Here’s the recipe. 1 pretty blue sky (pretty tree optional) 1 pretty latte (this one is from Panama Red, the coffee shop on my…

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About a week ago, I posted Amy Krouse Rosenthal’s wonderful video, The Beckoning of Lovely, in which Amy, along with hundreds of people who accepted her You Tube invitation to create something cool together, did just that. In fact they made 12 cool things. After watching The Beckoning of Lovely, I was inspired. I decided…

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As promised… Here it is… My first Lovely Thing…  Make A Grand Entrance! x I have to admit that the actual act of Lexi entering lacked the joyful exuberance I was hoping for, especially considering the big ol’ ham bone we’d put on the floor in the dining room. (Full of herself as Director, J…

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Once upon a time, I watched The Beckoning of Lovely, a video in which writer Amy Krouse Rosenthal (along with hundreds of curious and creative souls), makes twelve lovely things. It sounds weird, but go watch it. It’s soul-filling. I decided I would make the same twelve lovely things my way… and blog about it…

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