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Yard Spring Cleaning

David and I went over to the retreat house yesterday and did some yard work. He did edging, mowing and blowing and I did some bed work. I had done some dead heading but decided to do more. I was … Continue reading

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Non Laborless Day

How were your weekend and your holiday? Our weekend was good, we recovered from our vacation and got a few things done like laundry, unpacking and best of all some sewing on the machine. Yes, I just had to jump … 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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Oh Say Can You See!

It has been a pretty productive day here; hope your day has been a good one! We have a group coming to the retreat house on Monday so it was a day to do some odd and ends over there. … Continue reading

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Making It Count

How are you and your “word” getting along? You may recall, I chose the word “discipline”. I have some good days and some not-so-good days! I’ve been trying to do better with my eating and my exercise and it is … Continue reading

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Sew Easy

Saturday I got to host the Easy Piecer’s bee and we had a great time. I got to show off the house to some of those that didn’t get to see it during the Open House that I had last … Continue reading

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Was That A Bird?

Oh my word, today we had a beautiful day here in the Houston area, the SUN actually came out and showed its pretty face and it even warmed up enough for me to take off my jacket! I drove over … Continue reading

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Land Preview

This morning Houston rodeo tickets went on sale for all the committee members. I was on a mission to try and get some tickets but it was not meant to be. I did the pre-signup and was in the waiting … Continue reading

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To Sash or Not to Sash

I wanted to share what my little daisy like flowers looked like – aren’t they cute? I also have a bloom on the Gazania plants; they all look good so far. ☺ I did get to use my “supervisor” hat … Continue reading

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One Thing Leads to Another

I can’t tell you how many times I go to do one thing and it usually takes me in several different directions. I hope I’m not alone! ☺ Yesterday David went to Home Depot and I asked him to get … Continue reading

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Our Version of Yard Crashers

Yesterday while I was at Thresea’s birthday party sitting in the nice cool air conditioning, David was at Mom and Dad’s working in their yard again. He worked really hard and probably got overheated. Mom said that he didn’t have … Continue reading

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Saturday Mixing

Not much sewing has been going on here the past couple of days. I did a little stitching yesterday, mainly just kicking back. I watched Wyatt yesterday while Katie went to the doctor and I did manage to finish laying … Continue reading

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Yard Fairies Getting Better

I worked today, so I didn’t get to get much sewing done. I did trace another block on my Primitive Gatherings block this morning, just not enough progress as I had hoped. Today is a big day; it is Kyle … Continue reading

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Yard Fairy Strikes Again

What a great weekend it has been. We went to the wedding last night and it was very nice and it was nice to be able to dress up for a change, although my feet proclaimed that the prefer flip-flops … Continue reading

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Needed: More Yard Fairies

No experience needed and the best part – no pay, you just need to be willing to work hard! Ha! We had a good morning and I fixed breakfast for us before we headed back to Mom and Dad’s to … Continue reading

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Yard Fairy Returns

I did pretty well on my bike ride last night; we did a shorter route, only 20 miles. I decided to eat a peanut butter sandwich before my ride and it did help me have more energy than the other … Continue reading

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