Life is Lovelier with Lace. . . Harvest Sheaves and Tares

  “Oh, where do I start?”  It was  the Ludvigson Lace Lady speaking to *Hummer, for they were once again conversing over coffee at the Ludvigson Lace Lady’s kitchen table. Hummer: Well, what is on your heart? Ludvigson Lace Lady: I’m not quite sure. Usually a cup of coffee with you brings my concerns to … More Life is Lovelier with Lace. . . Harvest Sheaves and Tares

Life is Lovelier with Lace. . . And the Reformation Rose

  “I don’t remember The Rose.” This would be back in the Ludvigson Homeschool days. “We read about Martin Luther, the Reformation and the 95 Theses. But I do not recall The Rose.“ Probably because we did not have Google and Pinterest. And possibly because we are not Lutheran. “But Martin Luther’s Reformation goes beyond … More Life is Lovelier with Lace. . . And the Reformation Rose

Life is Lovelier With Lace. . . And Pumpkins!

Pumpkins! Pumpkins, everywhere! Celebrate Fall! “Celebrate cool weather!” Oh, yes. To humanity, pumpkins seem to be a reminder that it is time to roast marshmellows over the campfire – in hoodie attire. “Making smores!” Quite impossible in East Texas. That reminder to us must be stupifying, for us to believe! In some northern regions, gloves … More Life is Lovelier With Lace. . . And Pumpkins!

Life is Lovelier With Lace. . . And a Harvest Birthday!

“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!

Life is Lovelier With Lace. . . And the Little Princess Pea

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

Life is Lovelier With Lace. . . And Hummer Mail!

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!

Life is Lovelier With Lace…Bittersweet Coffee With Hummer!

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!

Life is Lovelier With Lace. . . And (Raked) Autumn Leaves!

    “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!

Life is Lovelier With Lace. . . And Birthdays!

“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!