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Craft Show
Saturday, March 24, 2018      5 comments

I did not set up at the craft show today, but did attend. I bought a few things and chit-chatted with the man who makes bird houses. He had a few new designs this year. We enjoyed talking about all the different kinds of birds we see. It was... Read more
Tuesday -- Tea Day for me!
Tuesday, March 20, 2018      7 comments

Just wanted to share a little information I read in Woman's World magazine. Interesting! Ginger tea -- Sipping ginger tea daily can rev up your metabolism and flush trapped fats, toxins, and salts from your body, relieving bloating, says B... Read more
Bird Watching -- What a Hoot!
Monday, March 19, 2018      6 comments

DH and I have been having great fun watching the birds who come to our bird feeders -- and scaring away the squirrels. I believe I have counted at least six pairs of blue jays and six pairs of cardinals. Numerous junkos, and lots chickadees. ... Read more
Wed through Saturday
Saturday, March 17, 2018      5 comments

On Wednesday, my daughter and I did the "Mary, Mother of Jesus" program for the Senior Center. It was well received. On Thursday, DH and I ran some errands. Yesterday, I hosted our sibling "coffee klatsch". All of my brothers attended, and ... Read more
Monday, March 12, 2018      6 comments

On Saturday, we went out bent and denting with daughter and husband. Got a great buy on some protein powder and some no nitrate/nitrite hot dogs. Oh, some protein bars, too. When we returned home, there was a message on the answer machine fro... Read more
Oh, No! My flip-flopping soul!
Wednesday, March 07, 2018      8 comments

Hubby and I went to a Senior luncheon yesterday. We both wore boots -- cowgirl, cowboy. I hadn't worn them very much since I had trouble with any kind of a heel when my knees were being awful, These boots had a small heel, but not flat. It w... Read more
Just Thinking . . .
Tuesday, February 27, 2018      7 comments

While we are trying to add the proper amount of fruits and veggies to our daily nutrition, why not add the fruit of the spirit? Gal. 5:22-23 ... Read more
Annual Family Get Together Tonight
Saturday, February 24, 2018      9 comments

Some years ago, I started doing a "love dinner". My kids and grandkids celebrating Love. I get the grandkids something (which is getting harder with all but one a teenager). The four grand daughters get a heart necklace this year. And all ge... Read more
Emotional Upheaval Last Week
Sunday, January 21, 2018      10 comments

It was such a tough week to go through all the motions of being normal. Our dog, Lady, went missing and we have been unable to find her. We have resigned ourselves to the fact that she will not be found. She liked to roam our hillside, as wel... Read more
From Christmas
Saturday, January 13, 2018      11 comments

DH surprised me with a set of gingerbread dolls for Christmas. I decorate some with gingerbread items for the holidays. Even let some out all year round. He said this was my 'surprise' gift because I would never guess he would get me these. ... Read more
Almost a Week of Challenge Done
Thursday, January 11, 2018      9 comments

It has been a good week with my steps. Got my fitbit up and working again. Because I am working on getting more steps in, the calories I am burning has me satisfied. It is difficult to get a hard workout in just yet. I want to get back to th... Read more
It Was Years Ago, AND still brings tears to my eyes.
Thursday, December 21, 2017      3 comments

We were poor, but didn't know how much because like my Mom said, "At least you never went to bed hungry." We never did. One Christmas I was excited to get my brothers something. I had saved some of my 'huckleberry money' from the summer. ... Read more
Baking Spirits Bright!!!
Tuesday, December 19, 2017      6 comments

Just made two kinds of cookies tonight. Tried a new recipe from a cake mix. letting them cool. emoticon Suppose ... Read more
This Was a Busy Week!
Friday, December 15, 2017      5 comments

Monday--Went to chiropractor to help get rid of back pain. He said my hip was locked and that was why it was so painful. He worked on it quite awhile and got it to move. We took our oldest grand daughter with us because she needed to do some ... Read more
My Thanksgiving Tradition/Over the River
Monday, November 20, 2017      6 comments

Over the river an through the woods to Grandma's house we go. Hubby will drive the four wheel drive, thru the white and drifted snow--oh! Over the river and thru the woods, hoping for homemade rolls, When warm and toasty with butter on, the k... Read more

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