Remembering What Matters Most

Remembering What Matters Most

It’s been a busy fall for the Leslie family. Some days lately I feel like I have spent the entire day just running to catch up. Between work and school and church and family commitments, it is so easy to just get caught up in the “stuff” of every day living. This morning I was actually lookingContinue Reading

How to Create a Top Business Blog

How to Create a Top Business Blog

You’ve heard that blogging is good for business. But blogging takes time—and, as a busy business owner, time is always at a premium. Is blogging really worth your time? And what do you have to do to create a top business blog? Yes, blogging is worth your time. There are some definite benefits to businessContinue Reading

Christopher Columbus “A Man Among the Gentiles”

Christopher Columbus “A Man Among the Gentiles”

In fourteen hundred and ninety-two Columbus sailed the ocean blue. He had three ships and left from Spain; He sailed through sunshine, wind and rain. And so begins nearly every school child’s story of Christopher Columbus—at least back in my day. I remember learning about Columbus in elementary school—and later learning nearly everything I’d learnedContinue Reading

New Autumn Landscapes Now in my Fine Art Gallery

New Autumn Landscapes Now in my Fine Art Gallery

There is no scenery quite like the beautiful colors of autumn. Since I haven’t spent nearly enough time in the mountains this autumn, I thought I would share a few older images from my Fine Art America Gallery. To purchase any of these, or to see more beautiful autumn landscapes, just click on the imagesContinue Reading

Hike Devils Head Fire Tower For Beautiful Fall Views

Hike Devils Head Fire Tower For Beautiful Fall Views

Devil’s Head Tower is the last active fire-lookout tower in Colorado. The current tower was built 1n 1951, though there’s been a tower at the site since 1908. This article from the Denver Post gives a great history and background on Devil’s Head. Devil’s Head Tower is also a great hike with spectacularly panoramic viewsContinue Reading

Cool Free Resources for Creating Graphics

Cool Free Resources for Creating Graphics

Cool original graphics can enhance any presentation, whether it’s a blog post, your Facebook page, a professional presentation or a school project. But cool original graphics can come with a hefty price tag—and while great graphics are worth paying for, sometimes our projects don’t have a paying budget. So, what’s a girl to do whenContinue Reading