Jan

31

Tuesday I decided to go to a nearby town to return a few items and do a little shopping. The closest mall to me is about 30 miles away and I haven’t been in a while but after being there yesterday and seeing a few stores that had closed, I think I [...]

Filled Under: Home

Jan

31

This past weekend Don & I flew to Houston to surprise our son for his birthday, a belated birthday surprise. We were in Charlotte a couple of weekends ago when Trent had his birthday so SK decided to have a family get together for him after his big day [...]

Jan

29

Recently several people have told me that Lifetime would be showing movies on Monday nights that were made from Nora Roberts books, Stacy was one of those people. I think another one was my SIL’s grandmother….the cutest, prettiest, spunkiest little church going Southern lady. When I went [...]

Filled Under: TV

Jan

28

Maybe this week I’ll be better about following my plan! Got a little sidetracked last week with being out of town some and next week starts a whole new set of problems, but I’ll save that for another post. Check out Laura’s place for more menus this week. [...]

Filled Under: Food & Cooking

Jan

25

Sister Stacy called this morning and wanted to know if I wanted to come see her today; our Dad was going to drive to her house and I could go eat lunch with them. I had to make a quick decision since it was 9:30, 90 miles & a [...]

Jan

23

I’m just now getting around to taking the pictures off my camera that I took while in Charlotte last week. We went for Katelyn’s first birthday party and had fun visiting. I think the birthday girl had fun too!
All you really need are some presents and yummy cake…………..

Boxes are good [...]

Filled Under: Family

Jan

22

I need to get back into a routine of doing this; so supper doesn’t sneak up on me without having a plan and so I can shop more efficiently! Check out Laura’s place for more great menu ideas.
Monday……….Crockpot Chicken Santa Fe, one of our favorites and easy to [...]

Filled Under: Food & Cooking

Jan

21

I saw this at Dawn’s place and thought it looked like fun so I swiped it to do! We enjoy playing Scattegories; this was a little harder than I first thought it might be.
Rules: Use the 1st letter of your name to answer each of the [...]

Jan

18

I love soup most anytime and could easily eat it weekly. But usually we have it a bit more when the weather is cold. I’ve been gone for about a week and have done no cooking in that time! So to ease back into it, and [...]

Filled Under: Food & Cooking

Jan

15

I’m in Charlotte and having a good time! We had a fun birthday party and time to visit and play. Kathryn and I might run errands and shop a bit today but unfortunately I’ll be limited in what I can buy, it has to fit on the plane if [...]

Filled Under: Family

Jan

11

“We’re gonna have a good time”
This sweet little girl is ONE today! I can’t believe it.
She’s having a party on Saturday and I’m going to the party……….I might hug her and squeeze her and kiss her!

Filled Under: Family

Jan

10

“The time is now, the day is here, One Day More!”
My girls would know it without the music but they don’t read this! Oh well…….
I got tagged by Kelli in December for this meme and did a post a couple of weeks ago on this. It’s [...]

Filled Under: Memes & Quizzes

Jan

10

Shannon over at Rocks In My Dryer hosts Works for Me Wednesday each week. There’s always many great ideas for the home & family there but this week is themed and all about eating well and healthy recipes/tips. So I decided to play this week and [...]

Filled Under: Food & Cooking

Jan

09

Sister Stacy tagged me for this meme; a little more difficult for me to do these where I have to come up with something personal. I figured Stacy didn’t want to know any more about me than she already does! (or anyone else) But here’s a stab at this [...]

Filled Under: Memes & Quizzes

Jan

08

I’m not sure I should really post my menu this week because it’s a short week for me! But maybe it will help me at least get a meal on the table for a few days.
Monday……..Quesadillas, and something to go with them but I need an idea
Tuesday…….Grilled salmon, veggies
Wednesday….church supper
Thursday……Baked [...]

Filled Under: Food & Cooking