I received a wonderful Christmas in July present! I was nominated for One Lovely Blog Award by Captive Dreams Window



One Lovely Blog Award

Thank you so very much! I am so honored.

The Rules:

• Thank the person that nominated you and provide a link to their blog.
• List the rules.
• Display the award on your post of the award.
• List seven facts about yourself.
• Nominate 15 bloggers for this award and comment on one of their posts to let them know you have nominated them.

Isn’t this a beautiful award?

As per the rules, below are seven facts about myself:


  1. I received my first oil painting commission at age 16. I have also done artwork for Land’s End Catalog, Gevalia & a number of other large catalog companies. My artwork of various mediums is ‘scattered’ throughout North America.
  2. I am writing a Christian novel the purpose of which is helping women to overcome emotional wounds, to achieve inner healing, let go of the past and to move on to fulfill their God-given destinies.
  3. I have mentored women for 35 years.
  4. I have passionately loved fishing villages since I was 10 years of age.
  5. I visited the World’s Fair in Montreal in 1968.
  6. I have traveled in 32 of the United States and to Canada several times.
  7. I have loved reading for nearly 60 years and set a goal to read at least 100 books per year.

I nominate the following blogs (if  you are an awards free blog, it is fine to not accept!):

Through this process I have indeed discovered some new lovely blogs & lovely bloggers! It has been fulfilling to meet others who share interests, similar experiences, and a love for the Lord Jesus! Thank you new blogger friends!