Random Prettiness

Sometimes life hands you hard things. They may be caused by illness, financial problems, loss of a loved one,  trouble at work or major disappointments. This past week I experienced a major disappointment. And it was hard. Here is my first smash journal page from this summer. It explains it all.

Page 1 of Smash Journal

Page 1 of Smash Journal

I was totally gutted. But after a couple of days I began to accept it. And as I sat in my studio/office I realized that I feel better when I really look at all the pretty things I have surrounded myself with. So tonight I decided to just give you a quick post with some random pictures of the prettiness I’m surrounded by.

Rosy Hatbox

Rosy Hat Box




Porcelain Doll



Millinery Flowers


Beautiful Painted Plate

Beautiful Painted Plate



Basket Made from Vintage Cards

Relevant Scripture Card

Relevant Scripture Card



One of My Favorite Graphics

Dainty Floral Tin

Dainty Floral Tin


So there you have it. A small sample of the eye candy I get to look at every day. But the biggest thing I had to lift my spirits was this assurance:

And we know that ALL things work together for good to those who love God, to those who are the called according to His purpose.        Romans 8:28

Royal Caribbean Lines and our travel agent were able to re-book us on the Grandeur of The Seas with the same itinerary, just later in the summer. The best part is we have been up-graded to large ocean view cabins at no extra cost. God is so good!!!







One comment

  1. Barbara Hall

    God is indeed good. He rewards us for our faith! You had faith and look what happened!! Barbara

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