Cuckoo Clock

I’ve always loved automaton, perpetual motion machines, music machines and anything with movements & gears. Cuckoo clocks are a particular favorite, & I picked this one up recently at a VERY good antique shop clearance sale! I had to do some re...

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Nest – a hope for the future

I’ve always loved nests, eggs, & birds! My earliest memories of life in the nest, was on my great grandmother Pearl’s farm. She had lots of trees in her orchard, and she would encourage us to explore & peek at the developing homes among t...

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Everyday Blessings and The Beauty of The Season

Did you ever enjoy a day so much, that you wish you could live it over & over again? Well, for me, today is one of those days! From the moment I got up, I feel like I have been enjoying a blessing “overload”. I woke up with a thankful heart fo...

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Thanksgiving Blessings

Happy Thanksgiving to You All! I hope you have a wonderful day of celebration with your family & friends. I have so many things to be thankful for, my wonderful husband, my 4 amazing children, my loving parents, my brother & his family, all of our exte...

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Canaries Add Beauty And Song to Your Home

There’s nothing quite as relaxing, as being blessed with an early morning serenade of song, from the chorus line of finches outside of my bedroom window in early Spring. It starts as soon as the snow starts to melt, and for some reason, they start warmin...

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Victoria Magazine – Helping a reader find a past issue

I receive so many requests for ideas, help, how-to, etc., from our readers, that I’ve decided to start sharing some of those requests & my answers, with the hope that I can help many others in the process. Here is a recent request from a reader: Hi ...

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