Picture this: We are going back in time to A cold, snowy day in the Midwest. You know the kind of day where the snow comes down in icy pellets that sting your face. The kind of day where you attempt to walk on slippery sidewalks that have more salt on them then a McDonald french fry! And wind! If you are from the Midwest, you know that no amount of Aqua Net can hold your hair in place once that wind starts whistling through the air..... .....and if you have to put on a ... Read More about A Good Friend, A Snowy Day, Avon And Date Pinwheel Cookies
This week has been a week of sorrow for several of our friends, as loved ones have passed away leaving heartache and sadness. I have been in that place where one feels almost unbearable pain, But God is faithful and just and will never leave or forsake us. God does not give us trials to test our faith; but He gives us faith to get through our trials. Which brings to mind a favorite scripture of mine that I take much comfort. 1 Peter 1: 6,7 So be truly glad. There ... Read More about Sunday Scripture 1 Peter 1: 6,7
Confused? Let me clarify. I confess that I am hooked on old movies. Both are lines from old movies! It would not be an amazing Christmas, if I didn't see Clark drinking eggnog out of the glass moose cup and cousin Eddie wearing that ugly hat with the flap! By the way I found the glass moose eggnog cup on Amazon last year and I couldn't resist it. (They are still available in glass and plastic, see sources below) "Clark"....is a line that is used frequently in the movie "A ... Read More about Clark!!!!! No You Will Shoot Your Eye Out!!!!
My dear readers, It happened again. You know, the idea that I come up with that seems so impossible to bring to fruition and yet.... ....and yet, the Captain (after a bit of mumbling and grumbling under his breath) finally listens to me and somehow makes it happen. You know I am known for getting an idea and like an old dog with a bone....I just can't let go and I hang on and I hang on until I convince a certain guy that my idea will work. And so I reason with him. If ... Read More about IKEA Hack So Easy To Do As Long As I Am The One Supervising!
Sleighs, Trucks And Automobiles....and yes, my dear readers...the countdown is near! December is flying by.... Have you noticed how popular the little red trucks are in many Christmas decorations? I absolutely adore the little red truck with the Christmas wreath on the radiator (does anyone know what a radiator is any more?) sigh... .....that ages me doesn't it? But the truck is so cute with a string of lights on the pick-up bed and ... Read More about Sleighs, Trucks And Automobiles…The Countdown is Near!