reflecting and being thankful for the year that was and dreaming about possibilities in the new one.
And I know that it was a hard year for so many and I hope that 2019 brings good your way
and many more smiles than tears.
A year of long held dreams and lots of hard work for many years
and grew again the the day we bought this house and again when I started this blog.
It told the story of why I love flowers, playing house and what shaped my vision.
How this house taught me about who I am without even realizing it.
Being in front of people. Speaking. Signing books. Media appearances.
It sounds simple- but for someone behind the computer most times?
A little out of the comfort zone.
Not necessarily an easy decision since this blog is my job
and contributes to our family income.
was almost ready to be born and it was just a baby and needed to be raised.
it was as if the universe approved-
It really was a year full of growing, learning, trusting and becoming.
My oldest son is a personal trainer.
And he gives a bit of motivational speeches almost daily on his page (mixed in with his colorful language) and huge amount of energy- and his focus and words remind and encourage me.
Much like getting those ‘abs’ or losing that 10 lbs doesn’t happen just by thinking about
I guess when I look back at where it started to now…
I think I might have said it best last year…
Your comments, emails and words of encouragement and thoughts are huge to me.
Without you- French Country Cottage as it is- wouldn’t be.
A new year with blank pages that are full of Possibilities.
I hope you are excited too and are looking at the new year as
one full of goodness just waiting to be discovered.
Here is to a healthy happy new year sprinkled with a