Memorial Day Tribute To Our Soldiers | Thank-You

Coral Drift Peonies

“Mother always took flowers to Daddy and his brother Daniel’s grave, both WWII vets on Memorial Day and we spent time tending the graves and remembering the families that are left with only memories of their loved ones that paid the ultimate sacrifice.” ~ Susan Fox Every Memorial Day Mother Continue Reading

St. Patrick | The Rose, His Prayer For Advent

St. Patrick Hybrid Tea Rose

St. Patrick’s Breastplate is a popular prayer attributed to one of Ireland’s most beloved patron saints. According to tradition, St. Patrick wrote it in 433 A.D. for divine protection before successfully converting the Irish King Leoghaire and his subjects from paganism to Christianity.

Thankful

Wednesday Before Thanksgiving Is For Baking The Wednesday before Thanksgiving is a day that our home is filled with the aroma of baking. Due to my husband’s recent back surgery it will just be my husband and I to enjoy this bountiful Thanksgiving at home and yet I will still Continue Reading

Planting A Memorial Day Rose Garden

'Memorial Day' Blooming on a Fall Day in Illinois

“Planting a Memorial Rose Garden can give us a place to honor & remember those made immortal by giving their life for patriotism and love of country.”