Oct

30

I’ve been fortunate to have Liz around here helping me clean out closets, attics, etc. We’ve tossed quite a bit of stuff, carted some off to give away and still have some rooms to go yet. It’s sort of random but the place I’ve finished first is my bathroom closet. The [...]

Filled Under: For Fun, Home

Oct

24

It’s time for your favorites on Friday; get all the details for this fun meme in Susanne’s post. Maybe you’ll join in the fun too!
1. I saw The Secret Life of Bees yesterday and really enjoyed it! It’s a fun thing to do with a friend.
2. Shopping online. [...]

Oct

21

This weekend my daughter visited here with her two little ones; we squeezed in a visit to the local pumpkin farm/patch on Saturday morning. The weather was glorious, perfect for being outside. I think the kids had fun too! Pumpkins, animals, hayride, snacks; all pretty standard activities for [...]

Filled Under: Family

Oct

20

I was tagged by Annie for this meme, share 7 random and/or weird facts about yourself that you haven’t blogged about before. I’ve done this one several times so not sure this will be anything new and it certainly won’t be interesting but here’s mine!
1. I do NOT like the dark! [...]

Filled Under: Memes & Quizzes

Oct

16

I’ve been seeing this one passing around on blogs and it looked like fun so I’m playing today!
Here are the rules:
* Use the 1st letter of your name to answer each of the following questions.
* They have to be real places, names, things. nothing made up!
* You can’t use your name for the boy/girl [...]

Filled Under: Memes & Quizzes

Oct

15

I’m back, I think, after a short break……although I still have loads of stuff I need to be doing around here instead of being on the computer. Stacy and Tim were kind enough to upgrade wordpress for me after doing Stacy’s and I think it’s going to take a bit more for me [...]

Filled Under: Family

Oct

09

Lots of things are moving and shaking around here!
1. I’m trying to make a real effort to get some things cleaned out of my house….I’ve put it off for way too many years. So I’m taking advantage of Liz being around because sometimes it’s easier if someone else tells me what to [...]

Filled Under: Home

Oct

08

“someone’s in the kitchen, I know”
Earlier this week I asked my daughter Elizabeth if there was anything different she might want to eat for a night or two since hubby wouldn’t be here for dinner. I’m not very motivated at the moment to come up with new things! She thought about it [...]

Oct

07

“and the moon sees me”
I liked the moon I saw when I went outside the other night right before dark. I sorta liked the way it peeked in between two trees way off in the distance. You could see it better if I had mad photography skillz and [...]

Filled Under: For Fun

Oct

01

A few weeks ago I ordered a new slow cooker, got it in and the lid had a small dent in it. Several of you commented that I should definitely do something about it. I did finally email the company to see if I could get a new lid…a nice lady [...]

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