Nov

26

The turkey is thawing and lots of other food is in my freezer ready to go. All my kids are coming in today and extended family will be here for Thanksgiving day. I’ve still got some spots that need baby proofing and a few groceries to buy. I do [...]

Filled Under: General

Nov

25

It’s the fourth Tuesday of the month and 5 Minutes for Books is hosting their monthly What’s on Your Nightstand? carnival. Click over there to see what others are reading right now and maybe to participate yourself!
My nightstand this month….

WHAT, you don’t think I’m reading all those books? HA! [...]

Filled Under: Books

Nov

21

I have a couple of things to ask and hope I can get some help from my friends!
1. There are some couples that we like to give gifts to as a couple but I always struggle with what to do…….I’ve done food type things and am looking for something else or slightly different. [...]

Filled Under: For Fun, Friends

Nov

19

If it was me, I would be crying because I don’t like critters of any sort! But Katelyn doesn’t seem to mind them, in fact she seems to love playing with them. I’ve not quite understood this interest she has…we’ve dug up worms for her, I’ve seen her chase bugs around [...]

Filled Under: Family, For Fun

Nov

18

We’re having lots of family at our house for Thanksgiving this year so I thought it might be good to cook some things now for the freezer. I don’t want to spend all next week cooking when I could be visiting or playing with kids! I’ve gotten a couple of things [...]

Filled Under: Home

Nov

14

“these are a few of my favorite…”
Just a couple of my favorite pictures I took this week….
Oh how I did not need to see my daughter come home with this package last night! She went to Alabama yesterday to meet with her professor about her class/reading for this [...]

Filled Under: For Fun

Nov

13

This quest to get rid of extra stuff out of my house has left me a bit frazzled lately. I can’t seem to keep up with that and regular work, activities, walking, church, blogging, etc. The latest thing Liz and I have done is to go through quite a few boxes [...]

Filled Under: General

Nov

07

It’s Friday and time to share some of your favorite things from the week. You can find details and everything else you need to know here in Susanne’s post.
1. The sound of rain on my roof at night, I’m not really a fan of the rain but it’s a nice [...]

Nov

05

We have a wide framed opening between our den and kitchen/breakfast room instead of a door that closes. A few years ago I started putting up colored sticky notes on the side of it to remind myself of things; like a phone call to make or errands to run. I [...]

Filled Under: For Fun

Nov

03

This weekend our kids/grandkids in Texas sent us some pictures from their Halloween fun! The little ones looked like they had a good time.
There was Jack Sparrow………..savvy?

A pretty Dorothy……there’s no place like home.

And a sweet baby owl!

I wonder if he’s saying…… “Stop blowing holes in my ship!”

I guess you better not mess with Captain [...]

Filled Under: Family, For Fun