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  • CoviDiaries: Easter and my Totem.

    It doesn’t quite feel like Easter, but I know it’s coming.

  • Lent 2020, Day 19: Thanks.

    Thank you, thank you, thank you, you’re far too kind,
    Hold your applause, I’m just thankful for mines.
    Thank you, thank you, thank you, you’re far too kind,
    I’m blessed & highly favored,
    so thankful for mine.

  • Lent 2020, Day 2: The Odd Thing About Life.

    Eat, drink, be merry. For [TBD], we die.

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    A Pretend Pony Production.

    So Z and I made this…        I love her so very much.

  • Throwback Thursday: Romancing the ordinary.

    Note: This post was first published on October 2, 2012, on my old blog, Far Above Rubies. Enjoy! ~Li On Thursday, my friend Kawania stopped by to pick up a flash drive.…

  • Throwback Thursday: Zoe 101: Lessons From My Daughter

    Note from Li: This post was first published on my old blog, Far Above Rubies, on March 6, 2012. I’m republishing it today, with an update: Matt is now an awesome dad…

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    Lent- Day 33: Say a little prayer for you.

       This week, Zoe painted an old glass pasta sauce bottle, put pen to note cards and listed names of family and friends, then dropped said cards into the bottle. Every day…

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    Lent- Day 32: Be you.

      While straightening up earlier, I came across the above picture made by Z. She explained it as, “the name of my new song I’m writing.” She never ceases to amaze me.…

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    Lent- Day 30: Have a slice.

    (Humble pie. Can I get you a slice? Image Source)     Zoe’s Bible lesson for today was on Jesus’ parable of The Pharisee and Tax Collector found in Luke 18:9-14. By the way,…


    Lent- Day 25: For them, I give thanks.

    One of the things I love about attending an Episcopal/Anglican church is the liturgy from The Book of Common Prayer. During the Thanksgiving season, we use prayers specifically listing the many things…