Monthly Archives: November 2013

Hospitality

Can you believe this is the last day of November, I sure cannot! I was experiencing sewing or stitching withdrawals from the previous two days of cooking! Sew I just had to do some stitching, so yesterday I started prepping … Continue reading

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Full Thanksgiving!

Thanksgiving is my all time favorite holiday. I love the food and I love my family gathering. I don’t know about you, but why does it seem that a lot of work goes into a single event and it seems … Continue reading

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Trust, 9 Blocks Finished

Are your lists all made? Mine are, at least I think so and hopefully I haven’t forgotten anything. I worked Monday and Tuesday so I can cook tomorrow. My menu is all made and the grocery list is complete, in … Continue reading

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Kindness and Some Trust

I don’t know if you have noticed or not, but there are Christmas decorations around almost everywhere, even Christmas music is being played on the radio! I just love Christmas music and I am enjoying seeing all the decorations even … Continue reading

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Bits of Kindness

Happy Saturday morning! It is a great day here, my coffee is in hand and there is a chill is in the air. It is beginning to feel like the holidays are around the corner! Yesterday morning I got all … Continue reading

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Hope and Kindness

How has your day been? Mine has been pretty good! Can you believe that this time next week that it will be Thanksgiving? My favorite holiday – how about you? I love all the food and the gathering of family. … Continue reading

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From Hope to Courage

We had a pretty good Sunday, except for the fact my football team lost, again! I got to watch Wyatt while Katie and 3 of her bridesmaids went dress shopping for the girl’s dresses. He is so funny and such … Continue reading

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Saturday Surprise

I hope your Saturday has been a good one and you got to do exactly as you wanted! I almost did that! I had planned to get up and go for a bike ride this morning, but the weather did … Continue reading

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Wake up Call

This morning I started my day with a mammogram, this is one of my very LEAST favorite things in the entire world. I was kind of complaining about it when the tech ever so gently, put me in my place. … Continue reading

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Loyalty

What a powerful word! Yesterday evening was pretty action packed. I made a cake for David to take to work; they were having a special lunch today. Since the temps were low, I did make a pot of chili and … Continue reading

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This Time Last Year

I love this weather, we are in the low 40’s right now, the winds are brisk, and it just feels so nice. When the weather changes like this I always like to think of something hot and steamy, soup or … Continue reading

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Lots to Share

First of all, I wanted to wish special birthday wish to my daughter-in-law, Candice and I hope all of the veterans out there and their families have had a special day. Thank you for your service and for all of … Continue reading

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Upward and Onward

I guess you have figured me out by now, I’m a little driven. Ha! I stayed up late on Thursday to be able to finish my stitching on my Primitive Gatherings block of the week. I got it all finished. … Continue reading

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Thread Wars

You know what they say when your freezer goes out, cook! In the freezer, I had a roast, so I decided to put it in the oven and cook it. For the entire day, I got to smell my roast … Continue reading

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Goofing Around

That is about what all I’ve been doing lately, that and cleaning up my room after the quilt show. Sunday night I did manage to get some of my topstitching done on my Primitive Gathering wool block. I didn’t finish … Continue reading

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The Tie that Binds

I do love my Sunday mornings, David normally fixes me breakfast – I just love that and it is nice to know that I don’t have to fix all the meals! Today I had some bananas that I have been … Continue reading

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Hit Refresh

Today has been a glorious day, not a cloud in the sky all day! As nasty as yesterday was, today is as beautiful! Loving the temps too! I was scheduled to work at the GRB during festival, but I wasn’t … Continue reading

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