There are so many blogs out there and every once in a while you make a connection with someone very quickly. It is always interesting to me what draws a person to your blog or what draws me to someone else's blog. You can find others who decorate like you, who have children your children's age...or you just might read a post that touches your heart or find someone who you pray for regularly. They may not ever know, or you might just leave them a message letting them know...or you just might "stalk" them for a while until you get up the courage to leave them a comment. Am I right? I started blogging many years ago when trying to adopt our 4th child from Russia. We have one home grown and 3 children from Russia. Did you know that? Some of you may have. It was a wonderful outlet for me to document the adoption process and to connect with others in the adoption world who could give me advice or encouragement. After realizing that 4 children was enough (lol) I moved onto starting this blog about our newly renovated Lakeshore home. And once again, I have met so many lovely ladies out there and a gentleman or two....ok, maybe just one. lol
I always wait each week in the blog linky parties to see who is featured and I really enjoy visiting those features, but there are so many that go unrecognized and hardly visited for one reason or another to no one's fault. Well, anyway, I decided...why couldn't I start mentioning a blog or two that I have found that I "connected" with? And in answering myself, I decided that it would be just fine. lol (I talk to myself regularly).
Sooooo, here goes, my first featured blogger: