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Day to Day

I started this post last Sunday, so this is a little late. I hope all of the Mothers out there of 2 and 4-legged babies had a great day. My Mother’s day Sunday was a beautiful day in the Houston … Continue reading

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Building Updates

Progress is slow, but steady. I had hoped it would be finished by the end of March but not so much. John got the bead board installed in the half bath and I decided what color I wanted on the … Continue reading

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Giddy Up

It has been a wild week, but maybe that is my normal. Ha! I had another rodeo day shift on Tuesday and I took my Primitive Gatherings, My Crazy Life to work on. Slowly but surely, progress is in the … Continue reading

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Presence of Family

I know it has been a while since I’ve posted so I thought I would share some of my family time. How was your Christmas holiday? Did you get to enjoy your time with friends and/or family? We had a … Continue reading

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Reunion Review

Sometimes I wonder if I’m a glutton for punishment, I do like to be busy, but I do have a tendency to bite off more than I can chew. Last weekend we had our first ever Bible family reunion. David … Continue reading

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Cooking and Sewing

Today was a grocery shopping day and a cooking day. I prepped for our family reunion that is this weekend in Corsicana. We are staying at my cousin Tanya’s house. It looks like we are going to have a full … Continue reading

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Happy Sunday

I sure feel like I’m one happy girl and on top of the list – I’m home! I’ve gotten to go a few places since I wrote last. First David and I were invited to join the Winfield’s and two … Continue reading

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Crazy Days of Summer

At the end of June, I ended up flying to Little Rock to see my son, Brok and his family. It was a bit of a random visit and after looking over their calendar and my calendar this was the … Continue reading

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Strategic Stitching

I want to wish all the Fathers/Fathers at heart out there a Happy Father’s Day. I have 3 wonderful sons that are great fathers and I’m blessed to still have my Daddy around. I don’t always see eye to eye … Continue reading

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New Obsession

I had hoped to post long before now but life has been pretty hectic, but all good. First on the agenda was to hang a few quilts – so we did! I hope you like the updates! We celebrated Katie … Continue reading

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Happy Holidays

Well Christmas is done for another year. It always seems to come and go so quickly and no matter what there is NEVER enough time. I always seem to have a great start but I fizz out pretty quickly. Which … Continue reading

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Go-tober

Time to go again, this time I left Thursday night for Arkansas, time for my annual trip to see Brok, Candice, Hunter and Hailey. Mom wasn’t able to go this year, so I ended up making last minute arrangements to … Continue reading

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Roads to Cross

Another wonderful weekend just flew by, and we had the best weather all weekend. Fall seems to be in the air, at least for a few days. A huge shout out and happy 30th birthday to my son, Kyle. He … Continue reading

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I’m Blogging Behind!

Lots have been going on around here, how about you? I got back from Florida on Tuesday night of last week and we had a great time. I got a lot of sewing done and it felt good to get … Continue reading

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Too Many Irons

I’ve missed you all, I hope you are still out there; it just has been WAY too busy! I think things will calm down just a tad and then it goes just the opposite. Sorry for not getting to write … Continue reading

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Our Memorable Monday

I hope you had a great holiday, David and I did. I am always in awe of our military and their families, especially for the ones that gave the ultimate sacrifice. I love this country! Twenty-five years ago, on a … Continue reading

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Kindergarten Still Rules!

I love to be home sewing when it rains! Well, I love being home period, but it is so comforting to be sewing to the pitter-patter of rain. Wednesday, I had a few errands to run before I got engrossed … Continue reading

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Honoring our Moms

I hope your Mother’s Day went well and you were honored in the best possible way. Happy Mother’s Day to everyone and to the ones that have fur babies. I feel very blessed to have had some very wise and … Continue reading

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Easter Peeps

I hope you all had a great Easter, I sure did. I got up and going to make a German Chocolate cake for our family gathering at Josh and Angela’s house. While it was baking I got some time to … Continue reading

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Discipline

Sunday, David and I had our last family Christmas gathering. Kyle, Kara and Adley came over to visit, a have a little gift exchange and have lunch! I cooked chicken fried steak, mashed potatoes, gravy, green beans and rolls. Oh … Continue reading

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Christmas 2014

How was your Christmas holiday? Did you get enough family time? I do love my family and watching Christmas through the grandkids make it so much more special! We had a very nice Christmas Day gathering with Mom, Dad, Josh, … Continue reading

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Eve or Day?

Something I’ve learned over the years is that traditions are nice but sometimes you just have to make new ones! Since Brok and Candice weren’t coming down for either of the holidays and it just happened to work out that … Continue reading

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Punch List

It is the final countdown and every day is a new list! Wednesday we had pest control visit, delivery of furniture, the AC repairman came and checked out the downstairs heater and the upstairs AC, drywall repair and the cable … Continue reading

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Bits and Pieces

Maybe I ought to rename this as “bites and pieces”. I could, as much as I’ve been eating lately. I did have a couple of good days were I didn’t over indulge, but I’ve since made up for that. I … Continue reading

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Fall Family Fun

As planned, I picked up Mom Thursday morning and we headed north to Arkansas to visit with my son, Brok and his family. We got there around 4. It was fun to sneak up on them while they were playing … Continue reading

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Sewing and Party Time

This morning I got to put some stitched on some fabric – even if it was just to make half-square triangles. As luck would have it I happen to make twice the amount I was suppose to! Ugh, I only … Continue reading

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More Kitchen Demo

Wednesday I also was given a task of finding a back door for the back porch. I went shopping and found one, but I was told I should get a “pre-hung” door rather than a “fixer-upper”. So off I go! … Continue reading

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Pre-Father’s Day

Today has been a great day; we had a little pre-father’s day here, so that meant some family time for me too! David had invited Kyle, Brok and Joseph to play a round of golf this morning, since Kyle and … Continue reading

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Blissful Sunday!

On a Memorial Day weekend, 24 years ago today I gave birth to a precious little girl and we named her Katie Nicole. She was such a cute little girl and yes, we spoiled her – after all she had … Continue reading

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Celebrating Mom’s

What a special day to most of us, whether you are a mom or a daughter – we are here because we have a “mother”. I’m blessed to still have my mother, but I know some of you aren’t as … Continue reading

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Work Cut Out For Me

Thursday I had to finish stitching down a sleeve on my Christmas quilt and then last night I finally got the sleeve stitched down on my Words quilt. I’m so glad all of the hand stitching is finally done! I … Continue reading

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