Hoyle Hacienda

We welcome our family and friends to share our little slice of paradise! We so enjoy having company over for a barbecue, or just a cup of coffee over laughter. Country living at its finest includes celebrating the talents of our neighbors. “Come on over and tell us about your lastest adventure!” Rafael Ibarra and…

Heiress on the Move

My ideas are rustling without much direction, They need to be lodged with great affection. Massive ideas rumble in my gut, I am to proceed…. out of my rut. Ahhh the morning, full of splendor, My thoughts stir in the blender… Embraced by His closeness Exquisite – is the stillness. Love echos — a silent…

Lamentations

February 12, 2021 the world laments together as our speech is censored and as our smiles are masked! Even though our church is closed, and no matter how the world tries to diminish our hope,  we stand firm and remember that we are not of this world! We are citizens of heaven and soon our…

Future Trip Planned

Making plans for our final destination. Moving funds within banks, and gladly deleting social media that bans scripture. We are ready and prepared to enter eternity with a clean heart, mind and soul. We will NOT breakdown, we will BREAKTHROUGH. God will NOT fail, He will FULFILL His plan. Our Father did NOT lose the…

The Irreversible Word

Arthur Pink said “Divine Sovereignty is NOT the sovereignty of a tyrannical despot, but the exercised pleasure of One who is infinitely wise and good! Because God is infinitely wise He cannot err, and because He is infinitely righteous He will NOT do wrong. Here then is the preciousness of this truth. The mere FACT…

Rise and Open up!

Rise up, open up, reach up to God like a morning glory! It is well, it is well within my soul! “Because of the Lord’s great love we are not consumed, for His compassions never fail. They are NEW every morning; great is Your faithfulness.” Lamentations 3:22 – Draw back the curtains, make your bed,…

Our Vintage Vehicles

Penned with a giggle about aging – Our personal vehicle’s lifetime warranty will wear out way before we get to glide through any midlife crisis. We all gather a few dents in our fenders, and a few wrinkles in our upholstery. Our sense of humor increases as our facial creases grow deeper. Our wisdom expands…

KETO Meal Planning

Got creative with the basic bagel dough! With one recipe you can bake a deep dish pizza, a cinnamon pastry pie, and three bagels for a variety of meals through the week.  One mess, and at least 4-5 absolutely fantastic meals. My husband is only semi-keto, but he supports me with daily encouragements.  He has…