“October and birthday parties used to be synonymous in earlier years!” This was the Ludvigson Lace Lady pondering what she would be planning this year in October. It wouldn’t be quite the same, for sure. “Change. Things never stay the same. I will certainly experience that this year!” In days gone by, the Ludvigson Lace … More Life is Lovelier With Lace. . . And a Harvest Birthday!
Let’s be a bug on the wall and listen to the Ludvigson Lace Lady and the Ludvigson Lace Lady CEO at supper tonight… Grandpa LLL/CEO: “She’s quite lively falling asleep, in her bed.” Grandma LLL: “Yup. And in ours!” Grandpa LLL/CEO: “She was so curious about your little white porcelain balls on our brass headboard. … More Life is Lovelier With Lace. . . And the Little Princess Pea
Pull up a chair at Hummer’s kitchen table, where you will find the Ludvigson Lace Lady! Their chatter is in regard to a recent letter enclosing a special poem received at a poignant time: • Drew and Grandpa • Drew and the Military • Drew & Josie – waiting for ‘that moment!’ Hummer’s Blog: hymnsforhimtheludvigsons.wordpress.com … More Life is Lovelier With Lace. . . And Hummer Mail!
The Ludvigson Lace Lady recently brought her lace crochet project over to Hummer’s home, so as to enjoy some coffee and a nice chat! This time the two are sipping coffee over, “Hummingly. . . Teardrop Trail.” Ludvigson Lace Lady: “And a bittersweet reality bringing a few more tears to the Trail of Tears…” Feel free … More Life is Lovelier With Lace…Bittersweet Coffee With Hummer!
“It smells sooo good!” The Ludvigson Lace Lady was not referring to a fresh baked apple pie, but the autumn leaves! “Yes! The leaves! Not only do they smell good, they feel good! They sound good! They certainly LOOK good!” She took a minute to count. There are five senses in the human … More Life is Lovelier With Lace. . . And (Raked) Autumn Leaves!
And so, what can I say? To summarize a romantic candlelight dinner to celebrate 37 years in a few words? It makes me think our glittering eyes would look more like two deer in the headlights! … More Life is Lovelier With Lace. . . And the Deer in the Headlights!
“A birthday!” She was excited! “When?” A big smile overtakes her face, “Ok! Let the planning begin!” This would be the Ludvigson Lace Lady. Yesterday. Today. Forever. She loves planning birthday celebrations! “Put together some whimdingers for my boys, growing up!” She recalls vividly. “And Tim’s surprise birthday party back when he was turning 30 was … More Life is Lovelier With Lace. . . And Birthdays!
“Love is in the air!” She smiled and silently leaped with youthful joy. In her 60+ physical realm, the Ludvigson Lace Lady wisely limits leaping stunts to emergency exits out of burning buildings! But the leaping is nonetheless true – deep within!
“My son is soon to unite with his bride with great celebration!” Another leap implodes in the LLL’s heart.
And if that was not enough celebration, Tim and she are about to celebrate 37 years of marriage. “And it seems just like yesterday that we were planning our own wedding!”
She was reminded of the beautiful Marriage Prayer, narrated by Bill Pierce. “It was shared at my mom and dad’s 50th.”
And the Ludvigson Lace Lady still prays this prayer regularly for herself and Tim. “And for other dearly loved couples in my life!”
The valued memory of the ‘Marriage Prayer’ was shared sometime last year. “In my blog! Let’s share it again! And don’t forget to listen to the utube of Bill Pierce reading the prayer! What a voice!”
Christmas. Mid-December. Department stores are filled with frantic shoppers. Those who prefer waiting for the holiday spirit to provoke them to buy, or those who have no idea what to purchase – just need a gift. And finally, those who are waiting for their holiday paycheck to purchase those special gifts. Also, in mid-December, … More Life is Lovelier With Lace…and Teetotaling Christmas Parties!
Loving ‘Christmas in July!’ Made some popcorn in a Christmas tin the other day! For my grandchildren and my daughter-in-law. A treat after swimming!
…made me reminisce about Christmas! Only six months away!
I wonder if Hummer is prepping Christmas music already. She always said, “You have to practice months ahead!
I think I’ll bring my Christmas tin of popcorn over to her, and talk Christmas cookies! … More Life is Lovelier With Lace…and Christmas Popcorn Tins!