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Home for the Holidays: Some of My Favorite Things, by Beverly Hicks Burch

Today’s post will continue the Home for the Holidays spirit I started the other day. I shared the over all effect in the first post and then in another post shared some of the holiday quilts I’ve made over the years and use just for this time of the year. Every time I pull out… Continue reading Home for the Holidays: Some of My Favorite Things, by Beverly Hicks Burch

Christmas, Christmas Decorations, Hallmark Ornaments, Holidays, Home, Photography, Picture of the Day, Seasonal

Home For the Holidays, by Beverly Hicks Burch

Tall & Handsome and I both are hopeless when it comes to the holidays. The decorations, the music, the kitschy movies, the food, and the festivities. I’m normally a “gonzo” Christmas decorator. All in good taste of course… Well, the last few years T & H and I have had very little opportunity to partake… Continue reading Home For the Holidays, by Beverly Hicks Burch

Children, Christmas, Family, Holidays

Twas the Night Before Christmas 2010, by Beverly Hicks Burch

There nothing like the laughter of children to bring home the specialness of the season that Christmas is…after all Christmas started with the birth of a Child. This year we have a little lump of sugar in our family that just melts our hearts and makes us thankful there is a God in Heaven who… Continue reading Twas the Night Before Christmas 2010, by Beverly Hicks Burch

Children, Christmas, Death, Family, Mandy, Proverbs 3:5-8

Heartbreak at Christmas, by Beverly Hicks Burch

Heartbreak at Christmas By Beverly Hicks Burch There must have been an almost deafening silence after an explosion and collision of sounds of metal grinding against metal, glass shattering and tires squealing. And in the aftermath of that collision one little angel laid thrown from the mangled vehicle and the other was battered and bruised… Continue reading Heartbreak at Christmas, by Beverly Hicks Burch

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`Twas the Night Before Christmas, by Beverly Hicks Burch

`Twas the Night Before Christmas By Beverly Hicks Burch I’d like to share a little of what has kept me so busy in the last few weeks. Believe me when I say this is “Bev lite”…yep, there’s a lot more somewhere still packed up in boxes sitting out in the garage. I’ve opted NOT to… Continue reading `Twas the Night Before Christmas, by Beverly Hicks Burch

"Autoimmune disorders", Christmas, Disability, Holidays, Methotrexate, Moving, Primary Mortgage Insurance, Real Estate, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Stress, Tall & Handsome

Yeah, Though I Walk Through the Valley, by Beverly Hicks Burch

Yeah, Though I Walk Through the Valley By Beverly Hicks Burch Struggle. Dog-paddling. Coming up for the last breath. I call it “the elephant sitting on my chest”. Some of you will know immediately what I am talking about…others will think Bev has lost her ever loving mind...and some days lately it has certainly felt… Continue reading Yeah, Though I Walk Through the Valley, by Beverly Hicks Burch