Day 183 – The first night of Hanukkah

Hanukkah bear : )

Hanukkah bear : )

Tonight at nightfall the first candle of the menorah is lit. It starts eight nights of celebration and commemorates the re dedication of the Temple of Jerusalem by Judas Maccabee in 165 bc. Hanukkah comes from the Hebrew word “Khanu” meaning ‘and they rested’ and from the Hebrew

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Day 72 – Purple Elegance

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This stunning purple pitcher was my Grandma Bertha’s. She LOVED purple and we have very little from her, but we have this : )

It’s been warm, and I’ve been tired so I wanted something peaceful and a little elegant.

Purple simplicity

Lots of purple stuff! At

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