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menu plan monday ~ september 5, 2016

Happy Labor Day! Our son and his family came over this afternoon. We grilled and chatted and ate pie and chatted. It was a fun afternoon. The grilled shrimp was delicious! Pa took the twins out to drive the golf cart. Rose Red is pretty sure she and Snow White are the only eight year […]

menu plan monday ~ august 15, 2016

We have had a very busy week with a couple of big events going on. First of all, my Dad has been in the hospital for eight days. He is now doing better and may go home tomorrow, but it has been a hard week and he has gone through a lot. My sister and […]

menu plan monday ~ august 8, 2016

It has been a busy few weeks! We had the grands here the last week of July for Bible School. It was structured as an art camp. On Sunday evening, VBS hosted an art show so the children could show their parents the work they had done. Everyone was asked to bring snacks, so we […]

menu plan monday ~ july 25, 2016

Just for fun, I thought I’d show you my spool jars since I mentioned them in this post – spool ornaments. All this stuff came from my mom’s stash. I am happy to have it and to use it to carry on her creative efforts. I got my artsy genes from her. Thanks, Mom! After […]

menu plan monday ~ july 18, 2016

I’ve spent several days working on rearranging my craft room. Still have a ways to go, but have a good incentive to get things done. My dear friend Marsha and her husband Paul are coming to visit on Wednesday. MJ and I will spend the day crafting. Our husbands will spend the day catering to […]

menu plan monday ~ july 11, 2016

This week I am working in my craft room upstairs to organize and rearrange it. I want it to be laid out better for working on items for my Etsy shop. Major overhaul needed. So I won’t be crafting this week. And I won’t be doing much cooking. If I took a picture of the […]

menu plan monday…i mean tuesday!…~ july 5, 2016

I am trying to remember that today is Tuesday. Does it feel like a Monday to anyone else? It’s going to throw me off schedule all week! We had a great Fourth. DH took Snow White, Rose Red, Middle Daughter and her friend Vivian to the parade. It was the 150th anniversary of this particular […]

menu plan monday ~ june 27, 2016

We had a nice weekend, in spite of the heat. On Saturday, DH and I celebrated our 39th wedding anniversary. Where did the time go? Seems like last week our family looked like this… Older Son was eight years old in that picture. Now his girls are eight years old. Just. like. that. Savor the […]

menu plan monday ~ june 20, 2016

Happy birthday to my sister Genny! I just came back from a fun weekend with her and my other four sisters and sister-in-law. We have Sisters’ Weekend once a year and it’s always a lot of fun. We made necklaces, some using beads from necklaces our mom wore. On Sunday, our families joined us and […]

menu plan monday ~ june 13, 2016

Daylily season is on us. We love this time of year. Here are a few of the newly opened flowers from today. ‘In Springtime’ ‘Siloam June Bug’ ‘Indian Giver’ ‘Imperial Lemon’ ‘Wayne Johnson’ Many more to come. While we wait, here’s the menu for the week. Monday Turkey Sandwiches Dill Pickles Fresh Veggies Tuesday Chef […]