Monthly Archives: March 2013

Easter Fun

I hope you have had a great day with family as we have. We went to church and came home and finished pulling everything together for lunch. Mom fixed turkey and dressing and I fixed strawberry pretzel salad, creamy corn, … Continue reading

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Warrenton, spring 2013

What a fun day I had yesterday. I picked up Mary at 6:30 and off we go, of course we have non-stop conversation for the entire day. But there was a lot to catch up on, not to mention what … Continue reading

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Bee’s A Buzz

I hope you are not too disappointed – no posts regarding any new related topic today 😉 just another busy day around here. I got up, got ready for work, worked, dinner with work girls – we celebrated Julie’s birthday. … Continue reading

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Mind, Body and Soul

What can I say; the morning news has been talking to me lately! I hope I’m not boring you too much, this was the morning topic and when I heard it – my mind (gear sound) just starts turning. They … Continue reading

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Key Phrases

Don’t you just love to hear key phrases that inspire you to think outside the box? Well I heard one this morning. They were discussing this topic on the news, it was in regards to a young man with downs … Continue reading

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Playing with Elizabeth

Well I finally got Elizabeth all laid out and now I’m putting the rows together and I like it. This is a pattern by Red Crinoline Quilts; I got it at Houston Quilt Festival a couple of years ago. I … Continue reading

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My Peeps

Well my peeps have come and gone and they are all headed home! They were glad to get here, eat and shower and even more so happy to get to the finish line and all get to their respective homes … Continue reading

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Fate Worse than Death…

For me this is working on our income tax return! Oh my goodness, I can’t think of anything I put off more than this. But thank God; it is done – at least for the most part. I have a … Continue reading

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A Dove’s Nest

I hope you all enjoying your day! Wednesday I went on the front porch to water some of our plants and I was startled by a chirp, flutter and flight of a dove. She was sitting in one of my … Continue reading

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A Most Outstanding Day!

I have to say that the population in the Houston area was blessed with the most outstanding weather today! All during the night I kept hearing the wind blow our wind chimes and watched the trees just bend in the … Continue reading

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Enjoy the Journey

Last night I had the pleasure, along with the other people who attended the Lakeview guild meeting, to hear Pat Sloan. What a joy to hear her! Pat has quite the personality and is very funny! If you should ever … Continue reading

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O Happy Day

I hope you have had a wonderful St. Patrick’s Day! Today is Pattie, my younger sister’s birthday! I have been a very busy girl today – I think I’ve been in my “playroom” almost all day. I think it has … Continue reading

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National Quilting Day

Somewhere out there it is national quilting day – for me, it is more like national wilting day. Between the rodeo, time and weather changes it has me under the weather some. I’ve got homework! I need to finish cutting … Continue reading

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Spring Break

Today is the last weekday of spring break. I know all of the teachers have had a well-deserved vacation. I have several teachers in my family; they do a lot of great work and are sometimes not truly appreciated like … Continue reading

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Where’s Waldo?

Sorry, but I’ve been around town lately and I’m feeling a lot like Waldo. It seems that I can’t seem to account for my time. I did manage to see a couple of friends out there! Monday morning I had … Continue reading

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Some more

Or is it s’mores? As a girl scout I just loved those things, we had a gas stove when I was growing up and since we didn’t have many campfires on Champs Street in Channelview we re-created our own fire, … Continue reading

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Customs House, Galveston

I had a good start to my day, kind of lazy, played on the computer, caught up on some games and trying to decide what direction I was headed on my sewing projects – just having a great day. Showered … Continue reading

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Zesty Amish

I’m hoping you guys are enjoying your wonderful Friday! I did my shift last night selling drink tickets on the club level, located in the north end zone (mezzanine section) last night. It so happened that this was a new … Continue reading

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Being

Another great day in the neighborhood, I got to do pretty much what I wanted to – those are signs of a great day for me. I kind of slept in, then played on the computer most of the morning. … Continue reading

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Taking a Break

After the fast paced weekend and being busy for the last 2 days, I’ve declared an evening of NO intent! In fact, I’m even thinking of staying in my pj’s all day, but I know that I really won’t do … Continue reading

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I Missed You Yesterday

I got up at 6 yesterday, left the house at 8 and I didn’t get home until 9:30 or so. What a great day it was! We had the class on “roll, roll, cotton boll” with Bonnie Hunter yesterday, there … Continue reading

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Almost a Blur

My goodness, today was more hectic and busier than yesterday! I’m not sure how that happened, but it was. First of all, Wyatt was great last night. He slept all through the night and was great this morning. The 3 … Continue reading

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Full of Intent Today

Why should today be any different than most others…busy!?!? A friend of mine always said that you should not expect to get different results if you are doing the same thing. Very true! I picked up Wyatt from Bennie and … Continue reading

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Rodeo quilt display

I thought I would report on the quilt display at the rodeo. I was able to take a few pictures of some of them. If you get a chance to go down, be sure to stroll on by and take … Continue reading

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