Photo by Leah Kelley on Pexels.com It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Right? Sure, I love baking all the fun goodies, reading Christmasy books and watching the classic tales with heartwarming endings. But, this year feels different. My Christmas Spirit is changing. When we put up our tree last month, I opted not… Continue reading Sips with Sophie: Christmas with Jane
Autumn has finally arrived! As summer has taken a final bow for the year, I’m looking forward to blazing colors on the trees, crisp mornings and cozy mugs of deliciousness, sure to fill the coming months. I was on Pinterest the other day and someone had created a pin that said, “You either love pumpkin … Continue reading Sips with Sophie: Autumn Inspiration
It's that time of year when I go where I haven't been in awhile - under the couch and inside the windows of my house to clear out the dust bunnies and pollen. My allergies are a real deal and ever since we moved from the city to the semi-country, every spring is a real… Continue reading Sips with Sophie: Spring Cleaning
Have you ever received a love note? There's something about receiving an expression of love and affection that you can touch and reread that fills the senses and warms the heart. Valentine's Day is one of my favorite holidays and the main reason why red and pink are my favorite colors. From the sugary sweetheart… Continue reading Sips with Sophie: Love Notes
"Tomorrow is always fresh, with no mistakes in it." - L.M. Montgomery, Anne of Green Gables As we plunge forward into 2021, I'm reminded that each day presents a new opportunity to relish in untraversed landscape. Whether we have a schedule full of tasks and events waiting to be crossed off a list or a… Continue reading Sips with Sophie: Happy New Year and Confessions of a Plannerphobic!
We are just a little over a month away from the official arrival of autumn, but the heat and humidity are at their peak here in the South. School has just started back and as I sit and watch my neighborhood pool a lot less crowded during the day, it picks back up in the… Continue reading Sips with Sophie: Summer Lovin’
As we say goodbye to March, I wait expectantly for Easter to arrive. Everything is greening up outside and I've been planning out what I will plant this spring. We've celebrated our wedding anniversary and the birthday of one of our pups. Birds are singing and bulbs are peeping up from the ground. It's that… Continue reading Sips with Sophie: Marching into Spring