Tag Archives: Life

A Pretty in Pink bridal shower.. almost always means white linen.. and pink flowers, of course. Where there are flowers, there must be rose petals.. tossed under a ballet pink gauzy tulle, to look like a Flower Girl’s dress. X’s and O’s filled with sweetheart conversation hearts saying, “Tweet Me”.. and ripe strawberries in heart shaped […]

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Love is the flower of life, and blossoms unexpectedly and without law, and must be plucked where it is found, and enjoyed for the brief hour of its duration. D.H. Lawrence ♥ 1 Perhaps it is the tease of an early spring a few weeks ago.. or the swirl of white on wind outside the […]

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In this particular daydream, I am hiking through the woods, picking a bouquet of delicate wild flowers from the side of the path. The sun is shining down and lifts a fragrant heat wave from the forest floor, redolent with pine. Kneeling, I inhale the heady scent of each flower.. and in that scent is the wind, soft […]

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I have this crazy love for quotes.. their implicit meaning speaks to my heart… Sometimes this world seems too graphic, too literal, too loud.. Let’s steal away a little time for just ourselves, shall we.. just a smidgen, a sliver of quiet.. to peak beneath the surface of our everyday selves and discover the nuances of how we […]

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I still remember the feeling of abject trepidation when I hit “Publish” for the first time on Just a Smidgen.. or the astonishment when I saw “1 view” appear on my stats page. I was confounded.. how had someone actually found and read my blog? Years later, I still feel elated, yet also humbled when someone comes across Just a Smidgen and […]

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