Tag Archives: grandchildren

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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Incentive

It is nice when incentive equals deadline or maybe it is the other way around. Friday I got in some sewing time and worked on my half-squares for Miller Manor, I got them all stitched and cut, David was kind … 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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Little Strides

Isn’t it just the luck when things are going well you have to stop because you don’t have time to finish what you’re working on? Over the weekend while I was at the retreat house, I was plugging away working … Continue reading

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Sew on the Go

I hope you had a good week and weekend, was it productive enough for you? Tuesday afternoon I reported in for “Granny duty” while Josh and Angela were in California for her work related training. I got to drive to … 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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Family and Friends

Friday, October 7th, Kynlee turned 3 and the big celebration was Saturday. It was fun watching the kids play and seeing the grand-kiddoes grow up. She had a great party and enjoyed getting a bunch of clothes to play “dress-up”. … 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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Hospital Hopping

Thursday morning I was able to offer a dear friend “moral support” as she began her pre-surgical breast cancer procedure. Medicine has become more and more technology driven and I don’t really even pretend to understand all the words so … Continue reading

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In The Details

Are you a details person? Do you notice little changes? I sure do, sometimes I wished I didn’t but then there are times that it’s a good thing. I love the details on the new antique sideboard I got. I … 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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Spring Fling Twenty Sixteen

We have our little dove back again this year! This makes year #3. Ms. Dove sure does know how to mess up my plant, I don’t know if I should water it or not. Does anyone know if watering will … Continue reading

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Rodeo 2016 Round Up

Spring is just zipping along! It is hard to believe we are already at the end of March! Rodeo has come and gone too! It was a lot of fun while it was here but it does add to my … Continue reading

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Lone Star Summer Salsa

I originally started this post over a week ago and life just got in the way of me posting it and I wasn’t happy with the way my corners ended up and I finally got them to a place that … Continue reading

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In the Year of 2016

It is hard to believe that it is 2016! Time just seems to dropping through the hourglass and for the life of me it seems to flow faster and faster. Does it seem like that to you? Did you get … 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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Play Time

I wanted to show the pictures from my class the other day and somehow I didn’t get them loaded. So here they are! I also got another Primitive Gatherings, Somewhere in Time block #6 prepped and ready for some thread. … Continue reading

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Peace on Earth

Hello out there! Are you guys still out there? I hope you haven’t given up on me or reading my blog. Every time I think I’m going to have time to sit down and write, something seems to come along … Continue reading

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November is Here

Oh my goodness, what a great time I had at Houston Market and Festival this year. It was great meeting new people and reconnecting with old friends. This time next year some of my friends will be traveling to visit … Continue reading

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Angel Siting 2015

Wednesday was my day for “angel” duty! As usual, I had a great time, but by the end of the day I was beat. I don’t know what it is about that place; I think it has to be the … 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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Pieces of Life

I admit, I think I have a great life – well most of the time. I don’t always get everything I want, nor do I always get my way, but I can’t complain too much. Saturday we celebrated my youngest … 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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Check Mate

I have been working like crazy to finish the checkerboard border on the Thimblecreek Quilt Pumpkin pattern. Why do things take so much longer than I think they will? One problem I had was I could not find my solid … 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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Rotary Cutter on Fire

A lot of things have been in the works around here, I’ve been cutting up fabric to make a couple of projects. First I needed to cut fabrics for a swap where we make “Yes We Can, America”. It is … Continue reading

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Dirty Out, Clean In

After I got home from Wimberley on Thursday and was about to unpack I realized that I’d be driving to Tyler Friday about 1, so I decided just to pull out the dirty clothes and pack clean clothes. I had … Continue reading

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