Jun

30

The past month or two has been a busy sewing time for me. It seems like there were a lot of babies being born! I usually like to make burp cloths to give and sometimes the girls in the family hire me to do them so they have gifts to give [...]

Filled Under: Sewing

Jun

24

It’s been really hot in the south lately, and what better way to cool off than in the pool! Not me of course but the kiddies. My daughter called and told me recently that she bought one for the backyard because it was too hard for one person to [...]

Filled Under: Family, For Fun

Jun

23

I saw this meme over at Karen’s place and decided to join in! No tagging but feel free to jump in and answer as well!
1.What is in the back of your car? Canvas grocery bags, a cooler, suitcase that needs to go to attic, jumbo package of paper towels
2.What color is your [...]

Filled Under: Memes & Quizzes

Jun

20

A busy week, and I think everyone seems to be having those lately! A quick recap of things we’ve had going on.
* We need rain!
* Oldest son broke his wrist….playing church basketball! He has a cast that he’ll have to wear from 2-6 weeks and I think it’s hampering [...]

Filled Under: For Fun, Home

Jun

19

It has felt like summer for several weeks now here where I live but it officially starts tomorrow! Which means today marks the end of Katrina’s Spring Reading challenge, and time for a wrap up post. One thing I was not very good about doing this [...]

Filled Under: Books

Jun

16

“….. soft and warm is your bed”
One of the projects I worked on before making this last trip to Texas was a little quilt for new baby Henry. Now that he’s a couple months old, I need to stop calling him the new baby! I’m still feeling my way through doing [...]

Filled Under: Family, Sewing

Jun

15

Now who doesn’t love new music, and a giveaway is sweet too! Coach Jenny has the new David Crowder Band cd Remedy to give away at her place and it sounds really good. My kids listen to him I do believe and if I remember [...]

Filled Under: Music

Jun

13

When the new baby was born almost 2 months ago, my DIL found a diaper pouch she wanted us to make. Since I haven’t had babies in a bit I wasn’t all that familiar with them; but it’s something to put in your purse or bag that holds 3 or [...]

Filled Under: Sewing

Jun

12

“oh what can it mean”
I’m cheering up for a couple of reasons today I hope.
* In a bit I’m taking the last of those dumb pills I’ve been taking for 10 days! I’m SO ready to be over with those.. they worked out really great the first few days. Took [...]

Filled Under: For Fun, Home

Jun

11

I’m home from Texas…….a long drive, I’m exhausted and pretty much worth nothing at the moment. I so need to regroup today but am going to start with a few pictures from the party! Ava Clair turned four last week and my DIL and son threw her a little backyard [...]

Filled Under: Family

Jun

08

“that I’m going there to see..”
I’m actually already in Texas! I only worked 4 days of bible school last week and left Friday morning driving out for a special little girl’s 4th birthday party, fun times. Hubby was due to go with me but work got too crazy busy [...]

Filled Under: Family

Jun

03

I am a BAREFOOT kind of girl! Always have been….I go barefoot around the house all the time, outside too and love it. I sit with my feet and legs curled up under me and I get down on the floor to cut out fabric and do some [...]

Filled Under: Home

Jun

02

We started bible school on Monday….the decorating went better than we first thought. Now I’m just trying to study some each day and get materials and activities together!
Found lots of bamboo looking mats and some grass skirt type things in boxes at the church so those got hung in lots of places. [...]

Filled Under: General