Month: June 2015

Open and Closed Gates

On a recent trip to California, I was struck by the beauty of the entry gates to homes in Beverly Hills. They were just beautiful. I thought about installing a similar gate to the one pictured above at my home in Texas and how lovely that would be. I took several pictures of these gates with plans to post them in my blog. My intent was to discuss … Read More Open and Closed Gates

Facing the Summer Sun

During the summer, I really enjoy jumping into the pool with my kids. Lying in my chaise pool-side, judging which of my sons makes a higher splash jumping into the pool is quite relaxing. However, this time of fun in the sun can be harmful to my skin, which calls for the use of sunscreen. Healthy skin is important for me and my family. I apply store brand sunscreen liberally on my boys … Read More Facing the Summer Sun