But let all who take refuge in you be glad;
let them ever sing for joy.
Spread your protection over them,
that those who love your name may rejoice in you.
Psalm 5:11 NIV
Greetings Sweet Friends,
Hope this is finding your New Year off to
a great start.....ours has been quiet so far,
which to us is great! lol Haven't taken
any decorations down yet, just not
ready to yet. I like Christmas to linger
a little longer.........lol
Pictures today are from our Winter Decor
of the past.........since we don't get snowy
Winters here, I like to enjoy them from
Thankful for running into our sweet neighbors
at the grocery store, that has never happened
before and it was truly a simple pleasure,
cause we had such a fun time chatting,
and because we haven't seen them lately,
as she has been sick, but now feeling better!
Thankful for dinner out on Thursday evening
just the 2 of us to Carrabbas. We were gonna
go to Outback for a change, but they had a
super long wait, and I wasn't too thrilled
about going to Carabbas at first even tho
I really like them, cause we just had Italian
food on Sunday, but it turned out to be a
great choice, and we really enjoyed it.
and it got us out of the house. lol
Thankful for a quiet and relaxing New
Years eve with my honey.
Thankful for the gift of contentment
in our lives.
Thankful for a good day at church
and a delicious lunch with our friends
to Texas Roadhouse. It was great
to hear about their Christmas and
to catch up.
Thankful for our Son-in-love. He is
such a great guy and he fits into our
family so well, and we love him too pieces.
Today is his birthday!
Thankful for a long telephone conversation
with my Daughter and Son this week.
Heaven for Mom!! lol
Thankful for the gift of being retired,
and what a blessing it is to us, and
hopefully to others. We have lots
more time to pray for and encourage
others, and more time for family and
others as well. Also time for making
and sending more cards
Thankful for a new book we are
reading called "The Case for Heaven"
by Lee Stroebel.
Thankful that facebook notifies us each
day of when someone has a birthday.
It always makes me feel like a celebrity
every year, and love that I can help make
others feel the same way. For a long time
I couldn't figure out how people knew
it was my birthday, cause didn't and still
can't necessarily figure out Face book,
but finally I asked my Daughter, and
she told me, so love that I can now
makes others feel loved on their
Thankful for these Baking Challenge Contests
they have on Discovery Plus, we started
watching with the Christmas cookie Challenge
bake off, and now others ones they have.
I dont know why but hubby and I both
really get a kick out of them, and I have
learned some things about baking too.
They are just a fun competition!!
Thankful for Spinach balls, they are delish
and a good way to get a veggie into our
diet. My SIL Susan makes them, so I knew
they were good. So made my first batch
and they are great and handy when you
want a lil snack, and they are quick and
easy to make as well.
Well, that's it for Cozy Place this week.
Hope you are have a lovely rest of the
week, and thanks for coming by.
Keep you light shining Brightly!
Love, Hugs and
New Years Blessings,