Mother Natures Surprise
Wow, on Oct. 28th which is normally time to think about Pumpkins and Halloween…… but we were wondering where our snow shovel was. It looked more like a snow scene for a Christmas card outside than the brilliant beautiful colors of fall. We expec... Read more
Our Favorite Fall Recipe: What's Yours?
Soup, Harvest Vegetable Beef
Ingredients1 lb. Ground Beef
1 Cup Onions, sliced
3/4 Cup Celery, diced
1-1/2 Cup Cabbage, sliced
3/4 Cup Carrots... Read more
A Get Away Weekend
WOW, 57 years, where has it gone? Sounds like a long, long a time doesn’t it? But it sure doesn’t seem like it. That’s what DH and I were celebrating this past weekend. 57 years of marriage, just doesn’t seem possible. God has blessed us with ... Read more
A sad day today.
Last night I was in a bad mood as I had just heard the bad news that our little "Grand Dog" Allie was going to have to be put to sleep. Today I am just so sad about it.
Is it silly to shed tears over that precious little dog that was put to ... Read more
Just a "Small" Pot of Soup
It’s was very cold here on Sunday, so I decided to make some soup for DH and I with “maybe” some left over for today. I started in a med. sized pan with a 1/2lb. of Hamburg, I found lurking in our freezer, add some cabbage, and other veggies sti... Read more
My Donated Quilt for Cancer Research:
As most of you know, I love
being a quilter, I love ... Read more
An Addition To Our Family:
Slept in a bit today so am late getting this blog out. But Thanks be To God, after a long induced hard labor ending with a C section performed I' very happy to announce that our Great Grand Son, Seth Owen came into this world weighing 6 pounds, ... Read more
A Weekend of Mixed Feelings
1st of all I decided to go up to our cabin in the beautiful CO Mountains. We had moved down from the Mountain 6 years ago and spent many a weekend there since. However I haven’t been up there in 2 years. I became depressed and very uncomfortable... Read more
Glad to be back on Sparks
Hi There Sparks Friends………..
Boy, have I missed each and every one of you. ... Read more
Yet Another Speed Bump!!! :-)
Just got home from the hospital and DH is doing a tad better. Possible discharge "maybe" next Tuesday or Wednesday. So I guess all my walking will be done at the hospital for awhile.
It's been a month of fix or repair for us. DH of course ... Read more
Hospital, Quilts, and Photo’s
From my activity post you may know that DH is back in the hospital. I had him home for a couple of days, then things turned back around and he was AGAIN admitted to the hospital for the 3rd time in 5 weeks. My Daughter and I spent most the morni... Read more
It's In The Valley's I Grow
As many of you know I have had a tough time of late do to my DH's illness and my sight problems. I call these my VALLEYS.
But during it all I managed to stay true to my calorie range. Yea, for me on that one!!! My exercise plan??? Well.... ... Read more
What a Day Yesterday Was.
As many of you know yesterday my DH had surgery for removal of a suspicious tumor. All went well and we are now waiting to find out what the pathology report will show. A nail biting time for us all!!! I’m praying benign, But I do know that God... Read more
Our Grandson's Quilt.
The Quilt was a BIG hit!!!!
Yesterday was our Grandson’s 19th birthday. Ohhhh, to be that young again!!!! Anyway, he was having a special dinner with his girlfriend so we invited him to lunch, giving him 3 choices of restaurants. He chose O... Read more
A Bump in the Road or A Pot Hole???
Just a Bump in the Road or is it????
When things in our life become a bit difficult, my DH’s favorite saying is: “It’s just a little bump in the road”. Most of the time I agree, but I’m not quite so sure this time. His tests have come back... Read more