Fruity Treats-What Kids Throw Out Birds May Like

I am trying something new today with the birds which I thought of while cleaning my kitchen. Having children over to babysit is so much fun but what a mess we make. I say we because I allow it as long as the clean-up is shared. I found some apples and sections of oranges that…… Continue reading Fruity Treats-What Kids Throw Out Birds May Like

To the Graduate

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It’s a big day.New roads, new decisions to make, new friends to meet…You get to decide where you will go and who you will become…Your character will be built upon each promise you keep, every appointment you schedule, every word spoken to those who consider you for a position or opportunity. Will you take risks…… Continue reading To the Graduate

Blue Lab Gowns – taking over my sewing room

I took a break today to spend time browsing the internet just for fun and ideas. I have enough to do, but needed a distraction. I have been in my sewing room for too long. I took on a very large project and now that supplies are in, I need to finish what I started.…… Continue reading Blue Lab Gowns – taking over my sewing room

I Feel More Alive Under Pressure

With all the messages out there telling people how to relax and unwind, I have had enough of that lately. I work best and am happiest when I am handling a big project and have a deadline to meet that is fast approaching. I have been missing all the business of being busy. I like…… Continue reading I Feel More Alive Under Pressure

Some Good Things

Maybe There is Something Good About This Things seem dismal and grey, especially if you live in Minnesota, this time of year.The house seems a little chilly, but I could turn up the thermostat.Sometimes we can do something about our circumstances, but just choose not to.I brush my teeth without turning on the light….what’s the…… Continue reading Some Good Things

Finding My Forgotten Thoughts of Thankfulness

Before I lay down my head…should I start a sentence with “before”?I never took a writing class but some rules I vaguely remember.I just feel like emptying my head before going to bed to think of other things. I just feel I want to leave you with something.Something I am not even sure will be…… Continue reading Finding My Forgotten Thoughts of Thankfulness

It’s Just Around the Corner

Don’t quit, don’t stop, don’t throw in the towel just yet.That thing you want is soon to come your way.It’s just around the corner. I know you’re tired, burnt out, it’s hard to stay enthused.Another go at it and you may be surprised what you find.It’s just around the corner. Make no excuses, forget your…… Continue reading It’s Just Around the Corner

NO STRINGS attached

I am downsizing….purging….removing unused items from my house. The change of seasons, always motivates me to clean my closets, storage areas, and just rethink the space I am using in our home. Time to get rid of the worn out, ugly, unused or no longer used items. Now that grandpa and I are retired, and…… Continue reading NO STRINGS attached

You Have Something to DO

Get to it…no one else is going to do it Don’t wait another day…it is not promised to you Get to it….don’t pass through it It will be waiting for you tomorrow unless You get to it , just to do it, you can ….yes you can Who’s telling you not to do it? Close…… Continue reading You Have Something to DO