Monthly Archives: April 2013

Quilt Show is Coming!

We have just a few more days to prepare and then our quilt show for Baytown will be here. Lisa Green has worked extremely hard in preparing for our quilt show. I marvel at all of her QS knowledge, she … Continue reading

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A Shower for Adley

Yesterday after breakfast we took Ricky and Milly thrift store shopping. We went to the Salvation Army store, then to the Goodwill store in Clearlake and then to the one in Pasadena. David cracked me up, he bought something at … Continue reading

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Be Our Guest

When I hear that phrase I always think of “Beauty and the Beast”. I love the song from the movie; it always makes me happy for some strange reason. Yesterday morning and last night we had another dove in the … Continue reading

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Inquiring Minds

My goodness, what a crazy day! It has been fairly busy, at least the evening time has been. I worked, plus it was Block Swap Bee night at Denise’s house. She wanted some help with WordPress, so I agreed to … Continue reading

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Plan B Wins Again

I have been planning to go and have lunch with my 2 oldest grandsons but it seems like it never worked out with my schedule, so today was the day! I called Josh to make sure that I was going … Continue reading

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Fabric Pairing

Today was a workday, so I went to the gym and did my 40-minute elliptical workout this morning. Since I worked, I didn’t get to sew like I normally would on a Monday. I was talking to my mom as … Continue reading

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Celebrating Sixty!

On Thursday, David celebrated turning 60 with just his co-workers, and me but yesterday we celebrated with some of his closest friends. Yesterday morning David ran a 5k in Clear Lake and ended up winning first in his NEW age … Continue reading

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Good Times

I am truly blessed, there’s really no way to get around it. And the gorgeous day that we have had is icing on the cake! I had to work this morning, left work around 1:30, stopped by Home Depot to … Continue reading

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Wonderful Wednesday!

No computer issues today, but I haven’t been as diligent with my sewing! Oh well, I’d rather have the computer, than be without it. When I picked up my computer last night, I neglected to ask if there were any … Continue reading

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Strangely Enough

A lot of things have happened in the past 2 days and really hard to believe some of the chain of events. Monday morning I went to the gym and did a mini workout, came home and got ready to … Continue reading

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Photo Shoot

Do you ever have to struggle with what you want to do versus what you need to do? When I got up this morning I told myself that I needed to work on my binding and the way I could … Continue reading

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What a Sweet Saturday!

I had a marvelous day here; hope you did wherever you are! It’s been a pretty productive day with the basic laundry, changing sheets, went to grocery store and Starbucks. I even put on a pork roast for a late … Continue reading

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Estate Stuff

Yesterday I saw a post for an estate sale very close to my house. I love to go to an estate sale, they usually have nice things and it does not seem to be as yucky as going to garage … Continue reading

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More Birds

Guess what! I’ve been looking out the window checking to see if Momma Dove may be hunting and David found that she had! So we quickly got the camera to take photos of the birdies – they sure have grown … Continue reading

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Staying on Task

I am sorry to be away for the last two days, but I was trying to get some catching up done. Some sleep, chores and re-organize my sewing stuff from this past weekend. I’ve had the hardest time staying focused … Continue reading

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Weekend Gone By

It seems like the weekends always go by so fast. I’m not sure if it because we try to get so much done in such a short time or not. I got home this afternoon after 2, unloaded the car, … Continue reading

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Timing is Everything!

Another great day gone by, this morning it was very windy again. Cathy and I went out for a run/walk about 8 a.m. She ran and I walked, it was very cloudy and overcast, but as the day went on … Continue reading

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A Sunny Day

What a great day it has been! I’ve been able to sew, talk and eat almost all day – no complaining here. We had a great breakfast and an even better lunch and leftovers for dinner. We had a couple … Continue reading

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Friendship Bee

Yesterday I drove to Freeport to be with a sewing group to sew until Sunday afternoon. I got bad directions from my dear GPS and went WAY out of the way. Some of the drive was very nice and scenic … Continue reading

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It’s the Little Things

Don’t you just love it when the little things just come to you and say “hello”? I do! I guess I have highs and lows and it is really refreshing to know that the little things in life can hit … Continue reading

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National Reconciliation Day

Did you know there was such a day? I didn’t! By the way, this is not an accounting process either. I heard about it while I was driving to work this morning. I thought it was a great idea, although … Continue reading

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