Thursday, January 4, 2018

That's A Wrap!

December in Review:

My 70th birthday in San Francisco ~ The iconic 
Sir Francis Drake Hotel ~

A private styling at Nordstroms ~

Surprise birthday guests, my brother Rich and beautiful SIL Pat

The San Francisco Opera ~ Turandot:

A special birthday dinner from Rich and Pat ~ The Stinking Rose

Observing Advent & Waiting ~

Holiday soiree with our Bible Study/Book Club Daughters of Immaculata

Wreaths Across America with the Daughters of Immaculata ~

Tucson Symphony Winter Concert ~

Charro Steak for the Big Guy's Birthday ~ 

The Reason for the Season ~ Christmas is here!

Sharing Christmas with friends and little ones ~

A delicious VICTORY over ASU ~

Equally delicious dinner for our priests who graciously blessed our home for 2018, and all of our creches ~

Choosing my Word and Saint for 2018 ~

Closing the book on 2017 with our daughters and friends at their annual NYE party ~

Wishing you all the peace, health, and happiness your heart can embrace in this new year!

Tuesday, November 28, 2017


October flew by in a myriad of activity while November succeeded in doing the same!

September 28th ~
Thankful as we headed to NY to bring our Amy home...

October 14th ~
Thankful as we celebrated Amy’ brief life, and a committal service as we laid her to rest in Tucson.  Blessing us were dear friends who shared this celebration with us...

November 5th ~
Thankful to mark my 7th year in this crazy business of jewelry creations. Beginning in the most humble venue of the annual Reid Park Arts and Crafts Fair in 2011, to the comfort of my own home, each year is better than the one before.  

November 11th ~
Thankful for my “Phoenix family” who blessed me with a fourth annual Holiday Trunk Show.  Nancy, Ashley, and Lacey host with their hearts and in fact, in everything they do! I’ve made some wonderful friends and clients because of these lovely ladies!

November 18th ~
Thankful for the best family I could have ever wanted, who gave me the best birthday celebration EVAH!  It was a night that will remain a treasure in my heart FOR-EVAH!!!

November 23rd ~
Thankful for my family, my faith, my friends, my freedom, my opportunities ~ PRICELESS!

My beloved husband has gifted me, on this my 70th birthday, one of the top items on my Bucket List!  I will share this with you in the next blog the meantime, enjoy the last few days of November and embrace December with all the joy and gladness you can!  

This year is fast coming to a close and lets send it out with hearts that are full!  Thank you so much for visiting, celebrating, and sharing your life with me!