I believe this is one of my most favorite blogs and worthy of reposting this time of year. We have several Robins that are busy in our yard and preparing to build nests in this very same tree. Enjoy – again! It was a lesson in tenacity! You’ve heard of bulldog tenacity? Well, this is… [Read More]
If your kitchen drain gets clogged, pour 1/2 cup of baking soda down the drain and then 3/4 cup of white vinegar, then put a stopper in the drain hole. What sounds like popcorn popping starts. After about 5 minutes, the noise stops and you can remove the stopper and turn on the water. The… [Read More]
When I used to watch Oprah (before I got convicted not to) I always liked her “favorite things” shows. I would think how blessed that audience was to have been there at just the right time! I have a lot of favorite things and I’m starting to get even more now that Pinterest has been… [Read More]
A Walk In The Clouds (1995)… Is my favorite all-time, romantic movie. I (probably) watch it once every two years. There are a couple of scenes that may raise an eyebrow, but I am 61 years old and can handle them! Why, you ask, do I love this movie? A couple of reasons. I absolutely… [Read More]
We survived the first month of the new year! Overall, a good month. Weather was great – although for a few days, Sharpshooter wanted to build an ark. I began making my own dog food for our beloved Sam! Made the decision to not color my hair until it is completely grown out and I… [Read More]
1/2 lb Italian sausage, turkey sausage, brats, or your choice of links! 1 onion, chopped 3 carrots, chopped 2 stalks celery, chopped 1/2 cup elbow macaronis or any other available pasta (needed for the starch) 1 large bay leaf tsp of dried parsley tsp of dried thyme 1/4 tsp black pepper 3 T tomato paste… [Read More]
My favorite holiday for many reasons. no gift expectations breaking bread giving thanks counting blessings family together the smells 4-day weekend God’s grace abundance and stuffing May your Thanksgiving celebration be filled with gratitude and joy. Rejoicing in Hope!
Eight years ago this morning, as I stood at our bathroom mirror applying makeup and preparing to go to work – I received a phone call from a nurse in an ER in Wheeling WV. She told me that she was standing there with my husband who had a broken neck. How is that for… [Read More]